On the 12th February 2013 the high-level Roundtable “Energy Efficiency Policy and Public Awareness: Responsibilities and Cooperation” took place in Kyiv.
As part of the Grant from the British Embassy to implement the project “Enhancing Energy Efficiency in Ukraine”, European-Ukrainian Energy Agency hosted this important Roundtable, bringing together officials and experts from the UK, EU and Ukraine to discuss important issues related to Ukrainian Energy Efficiency commitments related to the Energy Community Treaty as well as Awareness Raising activities.
British Ambassador, H.E. Mr. Simon Smith, together with EUEA Chairman, Mr. Dave Young, opened the event giving way to interesting discussions and debates which involved all participants and drew interesting conclusions.
Among speakers, the Roundtable featured representatives from the Ministry of Regional Development, Construction and Communal Services of Ukraine, the State Agency on Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving of Ukraine, several committees of the Verkhovna Rada, Ukrainian city Mayors, as well as representatives from European Embassies, and international donors and financial institutions, such as the EU Delegation to Ukraine, GIZ of Germany, USAID and IFC.
Given the importance of the subject and the level of participation, the event was extensively covered by the media, both from specialized TV channels and newspapers.
You may find, here below, all relevant information about this Roundtable!
You may find the relevant Report of this event HERE!
Download the List of participants
Download the Programme