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Guaranteed Buyer Commissions Renewable Energy Generation Forecast System with support from USAID Energy Security Project

The State-owned enterprise “Guaranteed Buyer” has been improving generation forecasts for renewable energy (RE). Support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) provided to the enterprise through the Energy Security Project (ESP) made it possible to significantly progress this work. Cooperation on renewable generation forecasting and planning between the Guaranteed Buyer and the USAID ESP involved Enercast, a German provider of renewable generation forecast technologies. The company operates in 20 countries worldwide and provides forecasts for over 180 GW of installed wind and solar energy capacity.

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Steel pipelines and cables in a plant

August 27, 2020

Ukraine Begins Testing Nuclear Power Generator Systems

Testing is underway for several nuclear power plants’ generator excitation systems, which keep plants at the right voltage level. These systems are critical for safety and proper operation, and stable test results are a requirement for Ukraine’s power system to integrate with the European system.

Aerial view oil refinery, refinery plant, refinery factory at night

April 12, 2020

USAID ESP Recommends Ways to Soften COVID-19 Impact on Ukraine’s Energy Market

The USAID Energy Security Project (ESP) has proposed a list of strategies to tackle the most urgent problems and keep the market on track for the rest of the pandemic.

Steel pipelines and cables in a plant

February 29, 2020

NEURC adopts pricing formula to correct imbalances in the electricity market

The formula, proposed by the USAID Energy Security Project (ESP), creates better incentives for traders and will reduce costs across the market.