International Energy Charter Annual Report 2018

08 March 2019
The Annual Reports provide a comprehensive overview of all activities of the Secretariat and the organisation in general for the year in question.

Renewables Readiness Assessment - Republic of Moldova

28 February 2019
Given its high dependence on imported energy resources, the Republic of Moldova is crying out for a more intensive use of renewable energy sources. In a country where three quarters of energy needs are covered by imports, the consistent and feasible implementation of a renewable energy strategy has…

Unleashing the power of community renewable energy

28 February 2019
This publication will help local energy campaigners across Europe, local governments and environmental groups, members of planned or existing energy cooperatives, and citizens to learn about their new rights, what those imply and what they can do to take control of their own energy. It also…

Energy poverty: problems and approaches in the EU and Ukraine

15 February 2019
The study looks into the definition of ‘Energy poverty’ in a broader spectrum of energy market reforms in Ukraine. Following the EU’s example reforms of energy markets are not only about creating a free and highly competitive environment, but also the ability of the state to fulfill its own social…

Innovative Financing Schemes - Lessons learnt from the Covenant of Mayors Community

11 February 2019
The Covenant of Mayors Office released a new leaflet on innovative schemes to finance your city's Sustainable Energy and Climate Action Plans (SECAP). In this booklet, you will find lessons learnt by cities and regions all across Europe.

Energy reforms: Monitoring report on Ukraine’s progress in areas of energy and environment

30 January 2019
This publication provides a comprehensive monitoring of Ukraine's progress of implementation of Association Agreement with EU in the areas of energy and environment status September 2018. It was issued in the framework of the Project on Increasing the Civil Society Impact on Monitoring and Policy…

EU4Energy Governance project newsletter (July -December 2018)

22 January 2019
The Newsletter covers the most relevant EU4Energy Governance project activities and results for July - December 2018. The EU4Energy Governance Project is a technical assistance project funded by the European Union, under the EU4Energy Initiative, implemented by the Energy Community Secretariat. It…

Covenant of Mayors - Annual Report 2018

21 January 2019
What happened in 2018 for the Covenant of Mayors in Europe? In a constantly evolving policy context, the Covenant of Mayors Community has achieved great results! Supported by the Covenant of Mayors Office with capacity-building events and materials, tailored information, international visibility -…

European Strategic Energy Technology Plan - delivering results

07 December 2018
The European Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET Plan) aims at accelerating the development and deployment of low-carbon technologies, at improving new technologies and at bringing down their costs, by coordinating national research efforts and facilitating financing of projects in the energy…

Improving energy efficiency in Eastern Partnership countries

16 November 2018
The cleanest and cheapest energy is the energy we save. The European Union and the European Investment Bank finance many projects across the Eastern Partnership region to make countries more efficient and cut energy costs.