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UABio letter on reducing "green tariff" for electricity from biomass and biogas by 10% from 2020

Bioenergy Association of Ukraine appealed to the acting Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Committee on Fuel and Energy Complex, Nuclear Policy and Nuclear Safety Dombrovsky O.G., People's Deputies - members of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Committee on Fuel and Energy Complex, Nuclear Policy and Nuclear Safety, and Head of the State Agency on Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving of Ukraine Savchuk S.D. on the reduction of the "green" tariff for biomass and biogas by 10% from 2020 and another 10% reduction from 2025 under the Draft Law "On Amendments to Certain Laws of Ukraine" on ensuring the...

Workshop "PIB Biobased Ukraine Business Development and Investment", November 22, 2018, Kyiv (Ukraine)

Photos from Workshop "PIB Biobased Ukraine Business Development and Investment", November 22, 2018, Kyiv (Ukraine)

Together with the largest renewable energy associations of Ukraine advocated urgent changes in the green electricity generation support system

On October 30, 2018, Bioenergy Association of Ukraine together with the Ukrainian Association for Renewable Energy, the Ukrainian Wind Energy Association, the Association of Solar Energy, and the Ukrainian Hydrogen Council held a press conference on the need for urgent changes in the green energy stimulation system of Ukraine. Profile associations signed a memorandum of understanding, which sets out a consolidated position on the transition to a tender mechanism for stimulating the industry, reducing green tariffs, and encouraging small power generation from clean sources. Head of the Board of the "Bioenergy Association of Ukraine" Georgiy Geletukha in his speech during a...

Siemens invites to the exhibition "Power Engineering for Industry – 2018"

Siemens invites You to attend the 3 days XVI International Trade Fair "Power Engineering for Industry – 2018", which will take place at the International Exhibition Center. Date: November 6-8, 2018 Venue: Ukraine, Kyiv, International Exhibition Center, 15 Brovarsky Ave., metro station "Livoberezhna". Siemens's experts in the Power, Service, Digital Enterprise, Automation, Continuous Processes, and Drives departments will use this time to communicate with You, give answers and have discussions: "We want to know what's upsetting your business today, with which challenges you face, and how could Siemens helps".

UABio participated in the meeting of the Committee of energy efficiency entrepreneurs at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Ukraine

On October 18, 2018, Bioenergy Association of Ukraine participated in the meeting of the Committee of energy efficiency entrepreneurs at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Ukraine. The chairman of the UABio, Geletukha Georgiy, delivered a presentation "How to save and develop district heating in Ukraine" (based on the interim report of the Municipal Energy Reform Project, USAID). The report outlines main problems that exist today in the district heating (DH) of Ukraine. In particular, the reduction of the share of the DH, the critical state of heating networks, the deterioration of the economic situation of DH enterprises. The speaker drew...

Articles of members

When the heat in the heat supply systems will be cheaper?

The article deals with: Use of low-temperature thermal energy sources in utilization installations; Current Ukrainian state standards for waste heat utilization; European experience in supporting waste heat utilization. Quote from the article:"The level of technological development allows implementing projects of waste heat utilization and transformation it into heat with other parameters, cold and electricity and heat accumulation." Read the full article here: When the heat in the heat supply systems will be cheaper? Yevhen Oliinyk – Board Member of the Board of Bioenergy Association of Ukraine. Electronic edition "Ukraine Communal", November 22, 2018 (in Ukrainian) The article is prepared on the basis of the USAID project "Municipal Energy...

How will end-users be affected by the simplification of third-party access to heat networks?

In past articles (You can read here, here and here), we talked about how simplifying the access of third parties (independent heat energy producers) to heat networks can improve the situation in centralized heat supply, and what should be done for this. Now is the time to tell more what changes should consumers be expected, if such a system will work. The article deals with the following issues: What affects the fare for the end-user connected to competitive DH systems? How the price of heat energy for Lithuanian heat supply companies in the cities of Vilnius, Kaunas, Klaipeda is changing? What changes will affect...

How to implement competitive relations in district heating in Ukraine?

We believe that it is a necessity to begin with the legislative basis, with a special focus on ensuring the unhindered access of third parties - independent heat energy producers to DH networks and creating clear "rules of the game" for all potential participants in this process. The mechanism of competitive relations in the district heating system of Ukraine has already been developed in the form of a draft amendment to the law "On heat supply" and some other laws of Ukraine. The article deals with the following issues: How necessary are legislative changes? Can we do without bidding? Why anticipate the possibility of lowering the...

Creation of the e-commerce system for solid biofuels trading

The article deals with: Legislation development process; European experience; The main bill provisions; Forecast of electronic trade system activity. Quote from the article:"In order to create an electronic trading system for biofuels, it is necessary to develop not only amendments to the Laws of Ukraine but also a number of by-laws that regulate the functioning of the electronic trade system in biofuels." Read the full article here: Creation of the e-commerce system for solid biofuels trading. Yevhen Oliinyk – Board Member of the Board of Bioenergy Association of Ukraine, Vyacheslav Antonenko – an expert on "Renewable Energy Agency". Electronic edition "Ukraine Communal", November 06, 2018 (in Ukrainian) The article is prepared...

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Директор ДП «ГрінЕнерго», керівник національного проекту «Енергія біомаси», керівник національного проекту «Енергія біогазу»

Директор, ТОВ «Фонд цільових зелених екологічних інвестицій»

Counsel on Energy, Construction and Infrastructure, Head of Real Estate and Construction, law firm "Redcliffe Partners"


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