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Norwegian-Based Scatec Solar and Partners Have Closed Financing for the 30-MW Kamianka Project in the Cherkasy Region; EBRD and FMO Have Signed Credit Agreements for €24.5 Million Covering 70% of the Project’s €35 Million Total Cost

source: https://open4business.com.ua/norwegian-based-scatec-solar-reaches-financial-close-for-30-mw-project-in-ukraine/ Open for Business, Published on December 23, 2018 Norwegian-based Scatec Solar and partners have closed financing for the 30 MW Kamianka project in Cherkasy region in central Ukraine with a total investment of EUR…

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Danish Company Better Energy, the Danish Sustainable Development Goals Development Fund, and NEFCO Are Co-Financing (€19 million) the Second Phase of Construction of a 19-MW Solar Park in the Southern Part of the Zhytomir Oblast

source: https://www.nefco.org/news-media/news/nordic-financing-gives-boost-clean-energy-ukraine Nordic Environment Finance Corporation, Published on December 20, 2018 A new solar power park is being installed in the southern part of Zhytomir Oblast, east of Berdychiv in central Ukraine. The Danish company Better…



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Aided by Decentralization, Zhytomyr Plans to Build 3 Biofuel Co-Generation Plants, 4 Small Hydro Plants and 40-MW of Solar; To Cut Energy Use by 20%, the City Plans to Retrofit Schools & City Buildings, Buy Electric Trolley Buses, and Use LED Street Lights

source: https://www.ubn.news/wednesday-december-19 Ukraine Business News, Published on December 19, 2018 Highlighting investment opportunities, four Ukrainian cities – Chorkiv, Kamianets-Podilskyi, Lviv, and Zhytomyr – have set a goal of shifting to 100% renewable energy by 2050, Reuters…


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Brovary Aluminium Plant Received Award for the Best Ecological Enterprise of the Year in Kyiv Region at the International Ecological Forum – Plant Annually Produces More Than 4,000 Tons of Structural Elements for Solar Panels

source: https://frontnews.eu/news/en/43211/The-best-ecological-enterprise-in-2018-was-the-Brovary-Aluminium-plant Front News, Published on December 19, 2018 Today, when our country is experiencing a process of European integration and feels an urgent need to conquer new markets, the success stories of a business that,…


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Over the Past 4 years, About €1.5 Billion Have Been Invested in New Ukrainian Renewable Energy Projects with €1 Billion Invested in Over 1000-MW of Renewable Power Generation and €460 Million in 2000 MW of New Biomass-to-Heat Generation

source: https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-economy/2602306-about-15-bln-invested-in-ukrainian-green-energy-over-past-four-years.html UkrInform, Published on December 17, 2018 About € 1.5 billion has been invested in the renewable energy projects in Ukraine due to the legislative incentives introduced over the past four years. Chairman of the…



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Even Though Ukraine Has Been Ranked Among the Top 10 Countries with the Highest Rate of Electric Vehicle Sales for the Past Two Years and Sales of New EVs Have Increased Almost 13-Fold Since 2015, They Are Still Rare on Ukraine’s Roadways

source: https://www.kyivpost.com/business/despite-record-sales-electric-cars-still-rare-on-ukraines-roadways.html Kyiv Post, by Natalia Datskevych, Published on November 23, 2018 As consumers around the world try to save money and reduce emissions, the electric car market is booming. But it’s not only picking up…


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Ukraine’s Three Electric Charger Companies – Elecar, TOKA and VLS Energy – Increase Production and Are Moving Beyond the Big Cities and into the EU Market; Domestically, TOKA Intends to Install Chargers by 2020 in All of OKKO’s 396 Gas Stations Nationwide

source: https://www.kyivpost.com/technology/ukrainian-electric-car-charger-companies-increase-production-eye-eu-markets.html Kyiv Post, by Oleksiy Sorokin, Published on November 23, 2018 With the number of electric cars in Ukraine nearly doubling compared to last year, manufacturers of electric chargers see huge potential to expand the…