Armenia Yerevan

Armenia: EU opens first solar powered bus stops in Yerevan

06 July 2017
The EU has installed solar panels at two bus stops in the Armenian capital Yerevan to promote the use of renewable energy in the country. The bus stops will be opened on 7 July by the EU Delegation to Armenia. This is one of the events taking place as part of the EU Energy Days organised in Armenia…
EaP Green conference

Finance for green investments in Eastern Neighbourhood and Central Asia discussed at EU event in Brussels

04 July 2017
Access to finance for green investment in Europe’s Eastern Partner countries and Central Asia was in focus at a conference in Brussels on 29 and 30 June. The event gathered government officials, representatives of international finance institutions and multilateral financing facilities active in…
Armenia: EU to support Energy Days across the country

Armenia: EU to support Energy Days across the country

04 July 2017
Between 3 and 7 July, the European Union Delegation to Armenia will support a series of events as part of the EU Energy Days 2017. These activities will be implemented in several locations across the country, including in the regions of Yerevan, Lori, Aragatsotn, Kotayk, Ararat and Shirak. The EU…
Energy Georgia

Georgian energy regulator joins its European counterparts

03 July 2017
The Georgian National Energy and Water Supply Regulatory Commission (GNERC) has joined the Council of European Energy Regulators (CEER), in which it will be participating as an observer as of 1 July, 2017. “CEER is the voice of national energy regulators throughout Europe. We warmly welcome GNERC…
Moldova Energy and Biomass

Moldova: Children at EU-supported Summer Camp build wind turbines and solar collectors out of used materials

03 July 2017
46 children from different parts of the Republic of Moldova have been discovering renewable energy at a summer school organised as part of the EU-supported Energy and Biomass project. During the ten-day summer school, which will last until 5 July, participants will learn to recycle waste, save…
Latest opportunities from the Eastern Neighbourhood

Latest opportunities from the Eastern Neighbourhood

30 June 2017
EU NEIGHBOURS east has selected exclusive new opportunities for citizens of the Eastern Neighbourhood countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. If you are creative and have a competitive spirit, we have spotted some opportunities for you to win exclusive prizes! The…
Belarusian town joins in with Europe’s Sustainable Energy Week

Belarusian town joins in with Europe’s Sustainable Energy Week

27 June 2017
Last week, the Belarusian town of Braslaŭ participated in the European Sustainable Energy Week initiative. As part of the EU-funded project, a series of thematic events on environment, energy saving and energy efficiency were organised in the town between 16 and 23 June. The event was initiated by…
EU energy project studies gender aspects of renewable energy cooperatives in Eastern partner countries

EU energy project studies gender aspects of renewable energy cooperatives in Eastern partner countries

27 June 2017
The EU-funded Civil Society Local Energy Network (CLEEN) project has presented a feasibility study of gender-sensitive energy cooperatives in Armenia, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. The study analyses country-specific legal frameworks and existing national climate and energy policies, overviews the…
Music festival in Chisinau

Renewable energy technologies and music powered by solar panels at EU-supported green energy festival in Moldova

26 June 2017
Thousands of people gathered recently in the Moldovan capital Chisinau for the SUN Dă-I Fest festival, organised by the EU-funded Energy and Biomass Project implemented in the Republic of Moldova. As part of the festival, participants had the chance to see, touch and test renewable energy…
Library

From energy to education: more than 200 new documents and reports available on EU Neighbours Library

23 June 2017
Around 200 new documents, reports and handbooks have been added to the EU Neighbours library in recent months. They range across all the main areas of cooperation between the EU and the Eastern Partner countries, ranging from practical handbooks for local authorities on developing sustainable…