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Winners of #EU4Energy Babushka challenge announced

26 March 2019
The #EU4Energy Babushka challenge on Energy Efficiency was organised between 13th and 25th March 2019. Over the course of one and a half weeks, participants from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine had the chance to learn from the #EU4Energy Babushka about how to save energy…
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EU to finance large-scale energy efficiency measures in buildings in Armenia

21 March 2019
On 18 March 2019, Lawrence Meredith, Director for Neighbourhood East at the European Commission, and representatives of leading International Financing Institutions (IFIs) met with key government Ministers and sector experts in Yerevan. They discussed policy priorities and sustainable investment…
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First EU Sustainable Energy Award for Eastern Partnership 2019 – applications now open!

18 March 2019
Do you want the chance to win a trip to Brussels and a prize of up to €1,000? If so, then check out the guidelines for the European Sustainable Energy Award for Eastern Partner countries to see if you are eligible to apply. The EU Sustainable Energy Award for the Eastern Partnership is part of…
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Join #EU4Energy Babushka challenge and win a prize

13 March 2019
Being more energy efficient can be simple if you listen to our #EU4Energy Babushka! From 13th to 25rd of March, our Babushka will share valuable tips and tricks about how to save energy and money by being more energy efficient. And she wants you to share any advice you have on how to consume less…
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EU4Energy: Georgia develops new methodology for natural gas storage with EU support

11 March 2019
On 6 March, Energy Community experts, in cooperation with the Georgian National Energy and Water Supply Regulatory Commission (GNERC) and the Georgian Oil and Gas Corporation (GOGC), started the development of the country’s natural gas storage tariff methodology. The main aim is to enhance…
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Best sustainable energy projects in Armenia

11 March 2019
During an official award ceremony in Yerevan on 19 February, the six best energy efficiency projects financed in Armenia through the Energocredit facility received special awards for their contribution to reducing greenhouse gas emissions in Armenia. The winners were Armyanksiy Urozhai LLC,…
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Ukraine: Lviv to introduce new energy-efficient trolleybuses thanks to EU assistance

11 March 2019
The city of Lviv, the largest municipality in Western Ukraine with a population of 700,000, will introduce 50 new energy-efficient and ecologically-friendly trolleybuses to its transport network. In order to do this, the Lviv municipality’s authorities received a 13-year loan of up to €15 million…
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Ukraine to receive EU support with improving public service obligations in energy field

11 March 2019
On 12-13 March, experts from France and Latvia will visit Ukraine to share European best practice and experience from the EU Member States on public service obligations in the energy field. The experts will meet with representatives of the country’s National Energy and Utilities Regulatory…
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EU Sustainable Energy Week 2019: Organise an Energy Day in your town or city!

06 March 2019
In the framework of the European Union Sustainable Energy Week 2019 (EUSEW), local public and private organisations are organising Energy Days, which are  activities and events that promote clean energy transition. Any activity can be an Energy Day – from a workshop or a competition to a tour of…
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EU4Energy workshop on cross-border electricity cooperation between Ukraine and Moldova

04 March 2019
On 28 February, the Energy Community Secretariat organised a training workshop on cross-border electricity balancing cooperation between Ukraine and the Republic of Moldova. As part of EU4Energy support to electricity market reform in the two countries, the workshop focused on the implementation…