events calendarOn 8 February, 2013, the World Bank held a meeting in its Kyiv offices to present the Ukrainian Investment Plan of the Clean Technology Fund (CTF).

Among participants, EUEA representatives Mr. Dave Young (Chairman of the Board), Ms. Olena Rybak (Vice-Chairman), Mr. Andrey Paslen (Director) and Mr. Vitaly Poplavsky, Director of the Energy Saving Technologies Centre and Board member, took part in the meeting.

During the presentation of the updated programme of the CTF Investment Plan, the World Bank pointed out to important issues such as the structure overview, management, financing, and investment planning. Participants further discussed the practical aspects of financing joint-ventures, implementing energy audits within the industrial sector, and possibilities to increase return on projects through lending rates to borrowers.