Articles by Христина Черченко

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Acciona Enters Ukraine with a €55 Million Investment in a 57.2-MW Photovoltaic Complex to Come On-Line in Early 2019 — Consists of Three Plants (Dymerka 2, 3 and 4) About 100 km Northwest of Kyiv

source: https://www.pv-magazine.com/press-releases/acciona-enters-ukraine-with-a-e55-million-investment-in-a-photovoltaic-complex/ PV Magazine, Published on September 14, 2018 ACCIONA Energía has started construction work on a 57.2-megawatt peak (MWp – 44 nominal MW) photovoltaic complex in Dymerka, northern Ukraine, in which it will invest 55…


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Energy Efficiency Fund to Be Launched in Ukraine by Year-End

source: https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-economy/2535663-energy-efficiency-fund-to-be-launched-by-yearend.html UkrInform.net, Published on September 11, 2018 The Energy Efficiency Fund’s preparation for a full-fledged launch will be completed by the end of 2018. Vice Prime Minister — Minister for Regional Development, Construction and Utilities…


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Ukraine Takes Part in IRENA Innovation Week 2018 — Plans to Prepare Legislative Proposals Promoting Smart Grids, Energy Accumulation Systems and Hydrogen Energy Projects

source: https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-economy/2534739-ukraine-takes-part-in-irena-innovation-week-2018.html UkrInform, Published on September 10, 2018 Chairman of the State Agency on Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving of Ukraine Serhiy Savchuk took part in the discussion of innovative solutions for the renewable energy development at the IRENA Innovation Week 2018. «One…


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Mariupol Breathes Dirtiest Air in Ukraine Thanks to Two Akhmetov Steel Plants

source: https://www.kyivpost.com/ukraine-politics/mariupol-breathes-dirtiest-air-in-ukraine-thanks-to-2-akhmetov-steel-plants.html Kyiv Post, by Veronika Melkozerova, Published on September 7, 2018 MARIUPOL, Ukraine — The people of Mariupol are under threat from the ground — Russian-led forces are only around a dozen kilometers away, well within…


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Sweden Provides EUR 10 Million for District Heating Modernization in Ukraine

source: https://strategeast.org/sweden-provides-eur-10-mln-for-district-heating-modernization-in-ukraine/ Strategeast.org, Published on September 7, 2018 A new Swedish financial program has been launched in Ukraine to support the development of long-term sustainable district heating systems. The program was presented at the Nordic Green…


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Swiss Government Helps Ukraine to Make Homes More Energy Efficient via «Warm Loans» Program — Residents Are Cutting Bills and Saving Energy by Installing Individual Boilers, Upgrading Electric Wiring, Buying Low-Energy Lightbulbs, and Insulating Building Walls

source: https://www.kyivpost.com/business/swiss-government-helps-ukraine-to-make-homes-more-energy-efficient.html Kyiv Post, by Bermet Talant, Published on September 7, 2018 It’s September, and 20 degrees Celsius outside, but residents of an old apartment building at 34 Mira Street in Sumy, a city 330 kilometers…


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Norway’s NBT to Invest EUR 370 Million and Build 250-MW Wind Farm on the Northern Shore of Lake Sivash in Southern Kherson — This is First Phase of a $2 Billion Plan to Construct 1.1-GW of Wind Power

source: https://powerlinks.news/article/9041db/nbt-builds-eur-370-million-wind-farm-in-ukraine Ukrinform, Published on September 6, 2018 In a ceremony attended by Ukraine’s president Petro Poroshenko and Norwegian foreign minister Ine Soereide Eriksen today, the Norwegian wind power developer NTB AS and its partners announced…


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Ukraine’s Parliament Passes Forest Preservation Bill — Introduces Severe Punishment for Smuggling of Round Timber and Restricts Domestic Consumption of Rough Timber to 25 Million Cubic Meters a Year

source: https://open4business.com.ua/parliament-passes-ukrainian-forest-preservation-bill-with-presidents-remarks/ Open for Business, Published on September 6, 2018 Ukraine’s Verkhovna Rada has passed bill No. 5495 about preserving Ukrainian forests and preventing illegal imports of rough timber with remarks of the Ukrainian president. The…



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New Study Concludes That Nordic Climate Solutions Have Large Potential in Ukraine

source: http://www.nefco.org/news-media/news/new-study-nordic-climate-solutions-have-large-potential-ukraine NEFCO.org, Published on September 5, 2018 A new international study, released today in Kiev, shows that scaling up proven Nordic climate solutions in Ukraine would reduce emissions significantly, helping the country meet its Paris…