Antika Law Firm co-organized the workshop  Practice of introduction of ESCO services in the budget sphere: questions and answers”

On September 5, 2017, Lviv hosted workshop “Practice of introduction of the ESCO services in the budget sphere: questions and answers”, organized by Lviv Regional State Administration, Lviv city council, Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production Centre (REAPC, The United Nations project UNIDO) and Antika Law Firm.

During the event, representatives of city and regional councils in the cases of pilot projects demonstrated the potential of the region in the field of energy saving and the prospect of an energy service in the municipal area with the presentation of facilities for energy service in Lviv.

In the speech, the Partner of Antika Law Firm Alexander Burtovoy told about the world experience of ESCO companies and the most common models of energy service agreements.

In addition, the legislative regulation of the energy service contract in Ukraine, its essential conditions and risks for the conclusion and execution of such agreements for both the customer and ESCO companies were highlighted.

The Senior Associate Alexander Tretiakov in the presentation on the topic “Purchase of energy services” described the road map of the procurement procedure for energy services, outlined the peculiarities of the tender, the pitfalls and the problematic aspects arising from the current regulation.