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Moldova: Energy Day celebrated in Călărași

26 June 2019
On 20 June, the town of Călărași in the Republic of Moldova hosted an Energy Day. The town is participating in the EU-funded “Covenant of Mayors – Demonstration Projects” initiative. “Calarasi has become a signatory to the Covenant of Mayors Initiative in 2012 and since then together with…
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Armenia: New biogas plant and greenhouse open in Gegharkunik province thanks to EU

25 June 2019
A new biogas plant and greenhouse have opened in the community of Geghamasar in Armenia’s Gegharkunik province. The facilities were opened with EU support as part of the “Integrated Support for Sustainable Economic Development in Rural Mountainous Areas of Armenia” project. The project aims to…
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EU Council outlines new priorities for the future of energy systems in the Energy Union

25 June 2019
The EU Council today adopted a set of conclusions on the future of energy systems in the Energy Union. They identify priorities for ensuring the energy transition towards an affordable, safe, competitive, secure and sustainable energy system. “The conclusions we have agreed today provide a vision…
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Vote and select the winner of the #EU4Energy photo competition

25 June 2019
The public vote is now open for the #EU4Energy photo competition organised within the framework of the EU Sustainable Energy Week. More than 130 people from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine submitted photos showing the future of energy where they live! The jury selected a…
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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…