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  • Ministry of Energy and Coal Industry and USAID identify further steps to implement the Energy Security Project
    Ministry of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine, posted 05 February 2019 11:16

    On February 4, 2019, experts from the Ministry of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine met with representatives of the Energy Security Project (ESP) funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Tetra Tech, ES Inc. which is the implementer of the ESP.

    The sides discussed prospects and further steps in implementing  the ESP and planned holding of the next key meetings, including the further meeting of the Supervisory Boards of the ESP.

    The ESP’s mission is to advance  Ukraine’s energy security by providing support to establish competitive energy markets, including developing energy market models for gas, electricity and heat markets, to create a favorable legislative and political environment, to increase technical capacity, to  develop human and institutional capacity, to enhance public - private dialogue and dissemination of information and  to shape training programs in the field of energy, etc.

    It is expected that the implementation of the ESP will allow  to create conditions and regulatory framework for reforming the energy sector, fulfilling international obligations and strengthening Ukraine's energy security.