Memorandum of Understanding and Cooperation between Minregion and NGO “School of Energy Efficiency”
On 24 of November was signed a Memorandum of Understanding and Cooperationin the field of energy efficiency and energy saving between Ministry of Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Public Utility Services and NGO “School of Energy Efficiency”.
According to the text of the Memorandum, the main objective of cooperation is stimulation and support Community-Based Organizations by creation of the economic basis for this process.
In particular, it can be achieved through the promotion of energy efficiency and energy saving and developing energy consumption and energy saving culture among various strata of the society.
The document identifies keys fields of action in this area between two organizations. First of all it will be active work on generalization and dissemination of national and international experience of implementing energy efficiency projects, organization of training for the preparation and management of projects in this area.
There will be also a work on the development of methodological bases, scientific, technical and legal support in the field of energy saving and energy efficiency; presentation of opportunities offered for public in this area in terms of decentralization of power and the establishment of strong local communities; identifying and solving the most problematic issues in sustainable energy sector, that impeding the implementation of energy efficiency measures and don't stimulate the efficient use of energy resources in Ukraine,
The texts of the Memorandum are available at the following link: Memorandum