Europe and Eurasia: Moldova

Partnership Exchange on Energy System Security and Public Engagement

Date: March 2004
Location: Des Moines, Iowa

With the support of the US Agency for International Development, NARUC facilitated a partnership exchange between the Iowa Utilities Board (IUB) and the National Agency for Energy Regulation of Moldova (ANRE) on energy system security, consumer education and public involvement. Specific discussion items included physical plant standards and regulatory supervision, worker safety, electricity grid maintenance, public information and education on regulatory activities. In addition to substantive meetings, participants visited a generating station and wind farm.