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  • Energy for the Recovery of Ukraine conference starts in Warsaw
    Ministry of Energy of Ukraine, posted 14 November 2023 10:21

    On the initiative of the Ministry of Energy of Ukraine, an international conference “Energy for the Recovery of Ukraine” will be held in Warsaw on 14-15 November. The conference will be attended by representatives of more than 500 companies from 30 countries.

    The Ukrainian delegation will be led by Minister of Energy of Ukraine German Galushchenko.

    The conference will also be attended by Kadri Simson, European Commissioner for Energy (online), Laura Lochman, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Energy Resources, U.S. Department of State, Pierre Heilbronn, Special Envoy of the President of France for Ukraine’s Relief and Reconstruction, Lars Aagaard, Minister for Climate, Energy and Utilities of Denmark, Johan Forssell, Minister for International Development Cooperation and Foreign Trade of Sweden, Ville Tavio, Minister for Foreign Trade and Development of Finland; Albinas Zananavičius, Vice-Minister of Energy of Lithuania; Adam Guibourgé-Czetwertyński, Undersecretary of State, Ministry of Climate and Environment of Poland, Christine Toetzke, Director-General for Asia, Southeastern and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Latin America, German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, and Artur Lorkowski, Director of the Energy Community Secretariat.

    “Ukraine will become the energy hub of Europe. The full-scale war with the russian aggressor has not only not stopped our European integration, it is accelerating it. Guided by the goals of green transition, we will rebuild and modernise the Ukrainian energy sector and integrate it into European markets. We are grateful to our international partners who are supporting Ukraine – your investment in restoring and rebuilding the Ukrainian energy sector is a contribution to Europe’s green energy future,” the head of the Ministry of Energy stressed.

    The event will also feature an exhibition where Ukrainian and foreign energy companies and leading international institutions will present potential areas of cooperation for Ukraine’s recovery. Among the participants are General Electric, Ingrid Capacity AB, Hyundai Engineering & Construction Co. Ltd, ORLEN Synthos Green Energy and many others.

    Ukrainian companies will also take part in the exhibition. In particular, the state-owned GTS Operator of Ukraine, NNEGC Energoatom, PJSC Centrenergo, JSC Ukrtransgaz, JSC Ukrgazvydobuvannya, NPC Ukrenergo and PJSC Ukrhydroenergo. Leading agencies and institutions such as JICA, USAID and the World Bank will also participate.

    Conference participants will discuss issues related to the restoration of Ukraine’s energy infrastructure, energy security, the development of green energy and the transformation of Ukraine into a European energy hub.

    During the event, participants will be able to hear from senior officials about plans for the development of the energy sector in the coming year, while companies will present their own vision of the processes and changes needed to attract investment in the energy sector.