Gas Wholesale Markets in the Energy Community

Gas Wholesale Markets in the Energy Community

28 February 2020
The present report covers the Energy Community Contracting Parties with functioning gas markets: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, Moldova, North Macedonia, Serbia and Ukraine. It describes the status quo of gas markets both on wholesale level with the aim to identify potential barriers and discuss…

Assessing regulatory barriers in linking the gas and electricity sectors in the EU: final report - Study

28 February 2020
This report presents the results of an assessment of regulatory barriers and gaps preventing closer linking of the EU gas and electricity sectors and hindering the deployment of renewable and low-carbon gases. The main objectives of this study are: to provide a vision of the future energy system;…
How can favorable financing improve energy efficiency investments?

How can favorable financing improve energy efficiency investments?

28 February 2020
This paper describes how effective financial instruments and technical assistance are in increasing investments in energy efficiency. Using new experimental data from the EIB Investment Survey, this paper examines how financing conditions can help promote investment in energy efficiency.
Alleviating energy poverty - Useful resources

Alleviating energy poverty - Useful resources

28 February 2020
This publication gathers information on projects funded by the European Union. Next to these, the publication includes information about energy monitoring tools, guidance materials, recommendations on how to involve citizens in energy poverty projects, how to finance your projects and various…
Study on cybersecurity in the energy sector of the Energy Community

December 2019: Study on cybersecurity in the energy sector of the Energy Community

21 February 2020
The report presents a set of recommendations based on the assessment of gaps between the Contracting Party legislation and EU-wide energy sector cybersecurity legislation and standards. 
Annual Implementation Report 2018/2019

Energy Community - Annual Implementation Report 2018/2019

21 February 2020
The Secretariat’s Annual Implementation Report 2019 features dedicated chapters on electricity, gas, oil, infrastructure, national regulatory authorities, renewable energy, energy efficiency, environment, climate, competition and statistics.
Ukraine Third Annual Report

Ukraine Third Annual Report under the Energy Efficiency Directive

21 February 2020
This report was drawn up by State Agency on Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving of Ukraine (SAEE) and provides descriptions on tendencies in energy consumption by sector that occurred in 2017, presents energy efficiency targets which Ukraine has established (drafted) by 2020, and provides an…
CEER Report

Self-Assessment Status Report 2018 for the Roadmap to 2025 Well-Functioning Retail Energy Markets

21 February 2020
This Status Report reviews national regulatory authorities’ (NRAs’) use the framework developed by CEER in its Roadmap to 2025 Well-Functioning Retail Energy Markets. NRAs have used 25 metrics developed in CEER’s 2017 Handbook for National Energy Regulators and performed a self-assessment so that,…
Rocking the Boat: What is Keeping the Energy Community’s Coal Sector Afloat?

Rocking the Boat: What is Keeping the Energy Community’s Coal Sector Afloat?

14 February 2020
The Energy Community Secretariat published a study on analyzing and quantifying direct and hidden subsidies to support the coal sector in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo*, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia and Ukraine during the period 2015-2017. Coal has become an obstacle on the Energy Community…
Stronger women: stronger Ukraine – factsheet

Stronger women: stronger Ukraine – factsheet

14 February 2020
Across the Eastern Partnership, the European Union works to defend women’s rights and to empower them to realise their full potential. This factsheet highlights how the EU is driving real change in Ukraine, by strengthening women in business, providing opportunities for quality education and…