Capacity building for sustainable energy regulation in Eastern Europe and Central Asia

Project Description

Project Objective

The project is to promote and advocate good and sound energy regulatory practices in the Partner Countries of the INOGATE Programme and to harmonise energy regulatory practices among them. The project will allow the transfer of EU best practices and the strengthening of cooperation among the countries involved.Furthermore, the project will aim to educate relevant ministerial level decision makers of these countries about the purposes and benefits of an independent energy regulatory organisation.

Expected Results


Preliminary programme of activities:September 2010: Training Course on Renewable Energy Regulation
December 2010 Workshop: Energy Efficiency
January 2011: Workshop: 1st Technical Exchange Programme
February 2011: 2nd Technical Exchange Programme
May 2011: Workshop: District Heating
September 2011: Workshop: Vulnerable Customers and Social Aspects of Pricing

Key Data



Implementation period

01/03/2010 - 31/12/2011



Thematic Areas

Energy policy, Energy tariffs, Energy markets, Renewable energy, Energy efficiency

Beneficiary countries

Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan