Date: October 2012
Location: Izmir, Turkey
With the support of the US Agency for International Development, the workshop engaged Black Sea regulators and partners from the Organization of MISO States (OMS) in discussions on the status and approaches to energy efficiency in the US and the EU Energy Community, including sharing of best practices, current programs, institutional structures, delivery mechanisms and outcomes. Workshop participants also examined necessary conditions and prospects for regulators to play a more active role in the promotion of energy efficiency and offered strong support to draft a 'principles' document to inform and guide any future regulatory initiatives and utility-regulatory coordination in this area.
Project Dates: 2010-Present
National Regulators from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Moldova, Turkey, and Ukraine
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