Partner of Antika Law Firm, member of the Public Council of the State Agency on Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving of Ukraine Alexander Burtovoy participated in III Energy Efficiency Partnership Forum 2017 “Energy Management: Best Practices”
On April 27, 2017 Kyiv hosted the III Energy Efficiency Partnership Forum 2017 “Energy Management: Best Practices”. The words of welcome of Hennadiy G. Zubko, the Vice Prime-Minister of Ukraine – the Minister of Regional Development, Construction and Housing of Ukraine, Alexey M. Ryabchin, the Chairman of the Subcommittee on Energy Saving and Energy Efficiency of the Verkhovna Rada Committee on Fuel and Energy Complex, Nuclear Energy and Nuclear Safety, Dr. Ernst Reichel, the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador to Ukraine, and other officials.
The participants reviewed the state of the objects in public sector and plans of measures to implement energy management systems in public buildings, became aware of the success of energy management implementation in Ukraine and other countries worldwide. Also, some other issues on agenda related to energy service in public and residential sectors, in particular the activity undertaken in this direction for 2016, the first savings in budget for 2017, increasing demand for ESCO-agreements from the government and investors, as well as pilot projects in Kyiv and Odessa scheduled for 2017 were analyzed.
Within the framework of panel discussions, the participants discussed innovations of programs on heating insulation of houses and modern instruments for improving energy efficiency in industry.