In three years in Ukraine the percentage of installation of heat meters in residential buildings has increased significantly – from 50% to 83%97-98% of budget institutions are equipped with thermal energy meters. More

The Cabinet of Ministers is finalizing a package of decisions for the introduction of a system of electronic auctions in Ukraine on permits and licenses for the use of subsoil and gas production, and thus expand the circle of market participants and strengthen state energy independence. As expected, the first documents will be approved by the end of July, and the first auctions can be held already at the beginning of next year. More


Representatives of the European Investment Bank together with SAEE  discussed Ukraine’s plans for the issuance of “green” bonds. Ten years ago, the EIB became a pioneer in the green bond market, issuing the first bond, Climate Awareness Bond (CAB). Since then, the bank issued about 20 billion euros of ‘green’ bonds. More

US Secretary of State for Energy Resources , Francis Fennon emphasized that the United States is determined to continue the transit of gas through the territory of Ukraine and the opposition to the North Stream 2. More


The state institution “Energy Efficiency Fund of Ukraine” is officially registered as a legal entity. Julia Holovatyuk-Unguryanu is appointed as the Director of the Fund. The procedure for the competitive selection of members of the Supervisory Board will be initiated soon. 8 (out of 9 necessary) resolutions of the CMU, which regulate the work of the Fund, were signed, as well as 3 international agreements on the financing. The “hand book” for the condominiums  will be presented in September. More

The Ministry of Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Communal Services of Ukraine upgrades state building regulations, in particular, with the aim of rational development of traffic in cities with a population of more than 100 thousand people. A standard for the development of a comprehensive transport scheme for 30-40 years shall be  introduced. Corresponding changes are contained in the new State Building Regulations B.2.2-12: 2018 “Planning and Building on Territories”, which will come into force on September 1, 2018. More


The SAEE together with GIZ signed a Memorandum of Cooperation on stimulating enterprises to increase energy efficiency. Training of specialists in energy management in industry according to European standards has been already conducted within the framework of the project and the creation of a legislative mechanism for stimulating energy efficiency in industry started. More

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) under the Ukraine Sustainable Energy Lending Facility (USELF) will provide a loan of EUR 5.6 million to Ekotechnik Shyroke LLC to build 7 MW solar power plant in Dnipropetrovsk region. More


A public database on evailability of heat and water meters will appear in Ukraine. Ministry of regional development of Ukraine will monitor the evailability of meters in the buildings and the procedure of the exchange of the information between the authorities. More

The authorized capital of the Energy Efficiency Fund has increased to 1.6 billion UAH.More