Oleksandra Gumeniuk – EUEA Director took part in the joint meeting of the Working Group 3 “Environment, Climate Change and Energy Security” of the Ukrainian National Platform of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum and Working Group 5 “Energy, Transport, Environment and Climate Change” of the Ukrainian side of the EU-Ukraine Civil Society Platform on October 6, 2020.

At the meeting, Oleksandra Gumeniuk reported on the current state of the renewable energy sector in terms of delays and incomplete payments to electricity producers from RES, on slowing down the implementation of other parts of the Memorandum of Understanding and bringing the RES industry out of the crisis, on open proceedings of the Constitutional Court against RES and other topical issues.According to the results of the report, it was decided to prepare a position – a letter to representatives of public authorities of Ukraine with arguments and explanations on the need to preserve the RES sector and taking appropriate steps by the authorities to overcome the energy crisis.