Ukraine: EUR 300 million to be attracted from EIB to improve energy efficiency

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has adopted two resolutions to attract a EUR 300-million loan from the European Investment Bank (EIB) for energy efficiency, the Ukrainian Communities and Territories Development Ministry reports. The implementation of the resolution “On attracting a loan from the European Investment Bank for the implementation of Ukraine’s Public Buildings Energy…



Ukraine: electricity transmission tariff to rise

NPC Ukrenergo proposes to increase the tariff for electricity transmission by almost 2.7 times, to UAH 640.48/MWh, starting from November 1 and to set green metallurgy tariff at UAH 108.83/MWh (as of August 1 the tariff for transmission was UAH 240.23/MWh, excluding VAT). The draft changes to the tariff for public discussion have been published…

Estonia: Harju Elekter inks EUR 20-million contract with Finnish grid distributor

Electrical equipment manufacturer Harju Elekter has concluded an eight-year, approximately EUR 20-million framework agreement with regional Finnish electricity distribution system operator Elenia OY. The parties signed the first agreement for the years 2021-2023, which granted the Finnish company the right to organize mini-tenders among partners who entered into the framework agreement. Additionally, a supply contract…

Ukraine: gas transit down in January-August 2020

LLC Gas Transmission System Operator of Ukraine (GTSOU) said transit shipments of natural gas through the country’s gas transmission system in January-August shrank by 42% YoY, to 34.8 billion cubic meters. Over the period under review, 23.9 billion cubic meters was transported to Slovakia, 5.9 billion cubic meters to Hungary, 2.6 billion cubic meters to…