Europe and Eurasia: Moldova

Partnership Exchange on Market Liberalization and Renewable Energy

Date: May 2015
Location: Chisinau, Moldova

With the support of the US Agency for International Development, NARUC facilitated a partnership exchange with the National Energy Regulatory Agency (ANRE) of Moldova on market liberalization and renewable energy policy and regulation. The Maine Public Utilities Commission and ANRE Romania supported the Moldovan regulator by detailing challenges related to supplier switching, eligible customer issues, balancing, distribution unbundling and market monitoring. During the activity, ANRE Moldova also reviewed and made plans to implement best practices on renewable energy, including those pertaining to competitive procurement, feed-in tariffs and net metering and resource integration.