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Ukraine: Slavutych shares its energy efficiency experience with Covenant of Mayors signatories

19 June 2019
From 19 to 21 June, the city of Slavutych in Ukraine will host a visit of representatives of five signatory cities of the “Covenant of Mayors East” initiative, financed by the EU. Representatives of Bucha, Koziatin, Novogrodivka, Olevsk and Pokrovsk will gain experience in developing and…
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Armenia: New solar power plant to be built in Vayots Dzor thanks to EU

18 June 2019
On 18 June, the groundbreaking ceremony for a new solar power plant in Gladzor, Vayots Dzor region of Armenia, was held as part of the EU Sustainable Energy Week. The power plant will be built in the framework of the EU-funded project “Enhancing SME Competitiveness through Promotion and Wider Use…
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Georgian Shilda winery announced winner of the EU Sustainable Energy Award for EaP

18 June 2019
The European Union has announced the winner of the EU Sustainable Energy Award for the Eastern partnership at the Awards Ceremony in Brussels on 18 June. The winner of the first edition of the Award is the energy efficient Shilda winery from Georgia. Founded in 2014, the Shilda winery is located…
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#EU4Energy photo competition: The future of energy

13 June 2019
Take part in the #EU4Energy photo competition between 17th and 23rd June for the chance to win an electric scooter. Who can participate? The contest is open to citizens over the age of 18 from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova, and Ukraine. How to participate? What…
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EU4Energy: Polack in Belarus launches public survey on energy use

06 June 2019
Residents of Polack in Belarus have been invited to take part in a survey to find out how they consume electricity and how open they are to reducing energy use. The poll has been launched as part of the town’s programme of Energy Days, under the umbrella of the annual EU Sustainable Energy Week (…
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European Union Sustainable Energy Week kicked off in Ukraine

03 June 2019
The 10th European Union Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) kicked off in Ukraine at the weekend with a two-day celebration in the city of Mykolaiv on 1 and 2 June. The EUSEW launch event, supported by the EU Delegation in Ukraine, took place on Soborna square in the city centre with a wide range of…
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Vote now to select the winner of the EU Sustainable Energy Award for the Eastern Partnership!

28 May 2019
The EU Sustainable Energy Award for the Eastern partnership is part of EU Sustainable Energy Week 2019 (EUSEW) and was, for the first time, extended to the 6 Eastern Partner countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine). More than 55 applicants entered the…
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EU to assist Eastern partner countries with digitalisation of energy sector

22 May 2019
Digitalisation of the energy sector was in focus at an Eastern Partnership workshop in Minsk, Belarus, on 21 May. The workshop was organised by the Energy Community Regulatory Board (ECRB), the Council of European Energy Regulators (CEER) and the European Commission. This event was the 8th annual…
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EU Council adopts "Clean energy for all Europeans" package

22 May 2019
The EU has completed the overhaul of its energy policy framework, which provides the regulatory preconditions for the transition to clean energy and sets the EU on the path towards achieving its Paris Agreement commitments. The Council today adopted the four remaining files of the "Clean energy for…
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Audit highlights progress made by Ukraine’s energy regulatory authority

21 May 2019
An assessment issued by the Energy Community Secretariat on 20 May concludes that the National Commission for the State Regulation of Energy and Utilities of Ukraine (NEURC) has significantly improved over the last 14 months. An audit performed by the Energy Community Secretariat in March 2018…