Europe and Eurasia: Black Sea Initiative

Workshop on Renewable Energy Investment and Trade

Date: April 2012
Location: Kiev, Ukraine

With the support of the US Agency for International Development, NARUC and the US Energy Association jointly organized a workshop to convene regulators, governmental officials, investors and transmission system planners on how to enable a healthy development and investment climate for renewable energy. Participants examined policy instruments, regulatory measures and coordinated system network planning as well as various impediments and enablers to expanded cross-border trade in renewable energy resources.






At A Glance

Project Dates: 2010-Present

Primary Partners:

National Regulators from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Moldova, Turkey, and Ukraine

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