ESTABLISHMENT OF THE ENERGY EFFICIENCY FUND

ESTABLISHMENT OF THE ENERGY EFFICIENCY FUND
Stakeholders:
STAGES OF PROJECT IMPLEMENTATION
STAGES OF PROJECT IMPLEMENTATION
Summer 2015
June 2015
Autumn 2015
July 2016
June 2017
December 2017
April 2018
July 2018
December 2018
February 2019
Engaging the European Commission (EC) as a key international partner for the reform

Team contribution:
Advocacy, communication and support to the EC in going through internal approval procedures
Signing of the financial agreement between Ukraine and the EU for EUR 50 million

Team contribution:
Facilitating negotiations and passing all formal procedures
Signing of the Agreement between the EU, Germany and the International Finance Corporation to support the State Energy Efficiency Fund

Team contribution:
Providing initial data for drafting
Initial consultations with the German Ministry of the Environment on the creation of the financial instrument to support energy efficiency in the housing sector of Ukraine

Team contribution:
Analysis of the best European practices
The initial concept of the reform has been designed. Ministry of Regional Development and Deputy Prime Minister Zubko provided political leadership for the reform

Team contribution:
Analysis of the best European practices.
Establishing communication, support for the Ministry for Communities and Territories Development of Ukraine and the Deputy Prime Minister
Energy Efficiency Fund Concept adopted by the government

Team contribution:
Advocacy, development and support for the adoption of the CMU order at all stages
Adoption of the Law on the State Energy Efficiency Fund

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Advocacy, development and support for the adoption of the Law at all stages
June 2017
Adoption of all laws necessary for the financial support of the state Energy Efficiency Fund by the European Commission

Team contribution:
Advocacy and implementation support
Adoption of the Law on the Budget of Ukraine 2018, which provides for the allocation of UAH 1.6 billion to finance the Energy Efficiency Fund

Team contribution:
Presentation and implementation support
April 2018
December 2018
September 2019
All secondary legal acts adopted by the government

Team contribution:
Presentation, development and support for the adoption of the CMU resolutions at all stages
Signing of the financial agreement between Ukraine and the EU for EUR 54 million

Team contribution:
Facilitating negotiations and passing all official procedures
Signing of the financial agreement between Ukraine and the EU for EUR 54 million

Team contribution:
Facilitating negotiations and passing all official procedures
15 HOAs were selected and pilot projects of the State Energy Efficiency Fund were launched

Team contribution:
Support in preparation of procedures and project evaluation
Operating procedures and the Fund Program were developed

Team contribution:
Participation in the development of the operational procedures and the Fund Program
Lack of legislative framework and efficient tools of financial support for the implementation of comprehensive energy modernization projects in multifamily buildings
The initial state
Establishing the legal framework in the line with EU Directives and the effective tool to support projects implementation
Approach
5 key Laws and more than 50 bylaws have been adopted. Following the best international practices, the state Energy Efficiency Fund has been established ant attracted ~ 200 million euros from the state budgets of Ukraine, the EU and Germany to finance its projects. As of April 2021, 625 applications have been submitted to the Energy Efficiency Fund
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