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USAID Administrator Power visited the energy facility to reaffirm commitment to Ukraine’s energy sector

On July 17, 2023, the USAID Administrator Samantha Power visited the Kyivteploenergo's (KTE) Combined Heat and Power Plant-5 (CHP-5) to learn how US-funded assistance helped Ukraine survive the winter and reaffirm the U.S. Government's strong commitment to keep Ukraine's energy infrastructure functional despite Russia's attacks.

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February 29, 2024

USAID Helps to Upgrade and Back Up the Dispatching System of Ukraine’s Gas TSO

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has provided the Gas Transmission System Operator of Ukraine (GTSOU) with IT equipment and solutions to support and back up its day-to-day operations and dispatching processes.

Funded by the U.S. Government, the USAID Energy Security Project procured and delivered a mobile data center to the Gas Transmission System Operator of Ukraine...

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February 29, 2024

Strengthening the institutional capacity of local communities in the energy management systems implementation to facilitate the development of regional energy efficiency programs and local energy plans

USAID Energy Security Project and the State Agency for Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving of Ukraine to strengthen the capacity of local communities to develop regional energy efficiency programs and local energy plans.

The USAID Energy Security Project and the State Agency for Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving of Ukraine in February conducted a workshop on strengthening the capacity of...

February 23, 2024

NEURC and USAID ESP Briefed Local Heat Supply Companies About the Peculiarities of Work in Ukraine`s Electricity Market.

The USAID Energy Security Project (ESP) and the National Energy and Utilities Regulatory Commission (NEURC) briefed representatives of district heating companies (DHCs) that operate or plan to operate small and medium-capacity (up to 20 MW) cogeneration units about the specifics of set up, operation, and regulation of Ukraine`s electricity market.

Dmytro Kovalenko, NEURC Commissioner, thanked...

USAID Will Help Reform Energy and Municipal Infrastructure in Communities

February 9, 2024

USAID Will Help Reform Energy and Municipal Infrastructure in Communities

On February 2, 2024, the USAID Energy Security Project (ESP), together with the Ministry for Communities, Territories and Infrastructure Development of Ukraine (Ministry of Infrastructure), discussed with 84 representatives of local authorities, heat supply companies, and distribution system operators the collection of initial data to determine the technical feasibility of implementing...

February 5, 2024

USAID ESP Will Help Develop a Comprehensive Indexing Methodology for Energy Markets in Ukraine

On February 1, 2024, the USAID Energy Security Project (ESP) announced the launch of the project "Analysis and Development of a Comprehensive Indexing Methodology for Energy Markets in Ukraine."

Participants in the project presentation included representatives of the National Energy and Utilities Regulatory Commission (NEURC), Ukrainian Energy Exchange (UEEX) and JSC “Market Operator”.

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February 3, 2024

USAID ESP helped Ukraine Prepare for the First Joint Electricity Trading Auctions According to European Rules

USAID Energy Security Project (ESP) has been working for a long time to facilitate market integration between Ukraine and neighboring countries (European Union (EU) and Moldova). This work has been done in close cooperation with Ukrenergo, the National Energy and Utilities Regulatory Commission (NEURC), the Market Operator (MO), the Energy Community Secretariat (EnCS), the Ministry of Energy of Ukraine (MoE), and other stakeholders.

January 26, 2024

USAID delivered two high voltage autotransformers to Ukrenergo

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) handed over two high voltage auto transformers to the National Power Company UkrEnergo (NPC UkrEnergo). This assistance will enhance the reliability of Ukraine’s Integrated Power System and ensure its maintenance during this and following winters. While the auto transformers are already with UkrEnergo, the parties marked this significant moment with a handover ceremony.

January 22, 2024

USAID will help Ukraine to implement distributed generation projects

The USAID Energy Security Project (ESP) and the Ministry of Communities, Territories and Infrastructure Development of Ukraine (Mininfrastructure) held a coordination meeting with the regional administrations, heat and electricity supply companies and discussed practical steps for the development of the distributed generation projects to enhance the resilience of Ukraine's energy infrastructure. This collaboration is part of implementing the activities under the Memorandum of Understanding between USAID ESP and the Mininfrastructute, signed in November 2023.

January 19, 2024

USAID Energy Security Project launches a comprehensive training program on biomethane production in Ukraine

On January 17, 2024, the USAID Energy Security Project (ESP) in cooperation with the Bioenergy Association of Ukraine (BAU) launched a comprehensive training program on biomethane production in Ukraine.