On April 16, 2015 Parliament of Ukraine and the USA Energy Department held a seminar on “Energy efficiency and district heating, directing strategic policy to improve energy security of Ukraine”.
During four sections issue of energy was discussed as a strategically important step for Ukraine dedicating close attention to the operational priorities for the sector. The program can be viewed HERE 1– 2 (in Ukrainian).
We offer you attention useful links from presentations of the workshop:
1. The best legal practice of energy efficiency measures implementation. Presentation by Oleg Dziobinski, UNECE Sustainable Energy Division
2. Models and means to assess policy options for energy efficiency. Presentation by Meredith Evans, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Models of energy consumption buildings – http://energy.gov/eere/buildings/building-energy-modeling
Platform FORECAST, to calculate future scenarios of energy demand at country level – www.forecast-model.eu
Energy database MURE. It contains information on more than 2,000 energy efficiency measures – http://www.odyssee-mure.eu/
Global change evaluation model (GCAM). It is used to assess long-term changes in the demand for electricity, the use of land and water on global climate change – http://www.globalchange.umd.edu/models/gcam
Thermal modernization Program. Examples of successful programs public buildings (FEMP) – http://energy.gov/eere/femp
Global performance network of buildings. An interactive method for comparing energy efficiency measures in buildings – http://gbpn.org/databases-tools/purpose-policy-comparative-tool#