Date: 16-17 November 2018
Venue: Lviv, Ukraine, BankHotel Lviv 

Green Economy Days  2018 is a platform for business development and interaction, strengthening market participants' capabilities, familiarization with successful business cases and business models, and establishing new contacts. International experts, leading market players, together with the conference participants, will consider and analyze the prospects of the Ukrainian bioenergy market and the evolution of business models, as well as for the first time discuss the markets for solid domestic waste (SDW) and waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE).

More information can be found on the Conference website (in Ukrainian): http://green-economy-days.com/ 
For registration please fill the Registration form.

The program is implemented by the Business Support Center in Lviv based on PPV Knowledge Networks, an Economic Development Agency within the framework of EU4Business initiative with the support of the EBRD.

If you have additional questions about:
- Registration and participation please contact Irina Burbilo - ib@ppv.net.ua, +380 67 6529660;
- Partnership - Yaroslav Melekh - ym@ppv.net.ua, +380 67 3410224.

Ecotransformation-oscar-2018Date: December 17, 2018.
Venue: Premier Palace Hotel, 5-7/29 T. Shevchenka Blvd/Pushkinska Str., Kyiv, Ukraine
Organizer: «Ecology of the enterprise» project.

For the first time in Ukraine "Ekotransformation-2018" awards will be presented for achievements in the field of environmental safety! Those who influenced the green changes during the year, overcome obstacles and found solutions for the ecological transformation of the state and business will be rewarded!

The awarding of Eco-Oscar will take place within the framework of the Business Forum "ECOtransformation in Ukraine. Green Changers-2018 ».

Leaders will present their main achievements, best-implemented eco-solutions, and will be divided into promising vectors for the development of Ukrainian business for environmental security and sustainable development.

The event will unite those who in 2018:

  • Successfully implemented the legislative changes and formed a favorable investment climate
  • Funded and advised environmental projects
  • Modernized production and implemented modern eco-technologies
  • Successfully implemented green initiatives
  • Worked on creating an effective platform for green change

In the Business Forum and award ceremony program:

  • more than 50 performances
  • more than 300 participants
  • More than 6 hours of environmental case presentations

>>PROGRAM<< (in Ukrainian)

All nominees, speakers and organizer contacts can be viewed at project website (in Ukrainian).

Field trip of FORBIO workshopWhat is it?
This is an ecological project about achievements, changes, and results!
After the adoption of the draft law "On Strategic Environmental Assessment", according to which, in the course of developing future state, local or sectoral programs, probable negative consequences for the environment and human health will be taken into account, ECO Transformation-2018 is especially relevant.

The purpose of the project is to search ecologically responsible enterprises and organizations, to promote information and public support to participating companies, and to implement a large-scale PR year-long campaign.

In December 2018, a ceremony ECO-Transformation-2018 will be held in Kiev with the invitation of all project participants, partners, and sponsors. Special journal issue "Eco-Leaders 2018" will be prepared and distributed.

ECO Transformation-2018 – a project to make a step to Oscar in the field of ECO!

Detailshttp://media-pro.com.ua/ecoaward/

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Info Day FORBIOWe are glad to announce that on October 11-12, 2018, the Ukrainian Gas Forum will traditionally be held at the Intercontinental Kyiv Hotel.

This year, the Bioenergy Association of Ukraine is involved in the organization of the biogas and biomethane section of the Ukrainian Gas Forum.

The fourth time, the international community will meet to discuss the issues that currently exist in the gas market of Ukraine, suggest ways to introduce market mechanisms in the gas sector and make suggestions on how to make the Ukrainian gas market more transparent and competitive. The forum differs from other events, first of all, in discussion discourse, high professional level of debate and versatility of approaches to finding out "gas" problems.

During the past events, the participants tried to clarify the situation with the successes and failures of the Ukrainian gas market reforming. This year, our diverse panel of highly-qualified experts will focus their attention on the overarching question:  when will Ukrainian gas market become open and competitive? The current situation in the gas sector requires to broaden the horizons of reforms and attempts to avoid possible «traps» on the way of the establishment of a liberalized natural gas market in Ukraine.

Among participants: international and Ukrainian gas companies representatives, recognized gas experts, state officials and the civil society representatives.

Forum Website: https://ukrgasforum.org/en

Event location:  Ukraine, Kyiv, Great Zhytomyrska str. 2A, Intercontinental Kyiv Hotel

>> PROGRAM <<

>> REGISTRATION <<

Proceedings of the last Gas Forum events are available here.

biomass-trade-summit-europe-2019.jpgDate: 20th - 21st February 2019
Location: Rotterdam - The Netherlands
ACI is pleased to announce the Biomass Trade Europe Summit. The event will bring together senior executives and experts from the biomass trading industry, biomass producers, energy companies, policy makers, consultants, technology innovators and leading market analysts to discuss the latest challenges and developments within the industry. The two day event will give you an insight into the industry`s latest regulations—The Renewable Energy Directive (RED II) & Sustainable Biomass Program (SBP) certification schemes impacting on biomass sustainability & operations, biomass transportation & logistics in the environmental context, the future of biomass sourcing , as well as long term economy & investment strategy paths.

Event Website: https://www.wplgroup.com/aci/event/biomass-trade/

Event Brochure

Key Topics:

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Info Day FORBIO

Aim: Inform agrarians about the potential, opportunities, and technologies of sustainable use of agro biomass and energy crops for energy production.

Target audience: agrarian companies, farmers, municipalities, business, state institutions.

Organizers: Bioenergy Association of Ukraine, scientific engineering center "Biomass"

Event location: Cherkasy city, Ukraine, 168 Smilianska str., Conference hall

>> PROGRAM (in Ukrainian) <<

>> Registration (in Ukrainian) <<

Info day will be held within the framework of the International Agricultural Exhibit Fest AGROSHOW Ukraine 2018

Proceedings and Photos of the latest FORBIO events are available:

Materials of FORBIO Seminar "Energy crops from cultivation to utilization. Foreign and domestic experience", 21 February 2018 and PHOTOS;

FORBIO Information Day "Use of underutilized lands for sustainable bioenergy feedstock production – additional income to farmers", 12 December 2017, and PHOTOS;

Materials of FORBIO Workshop "Prospects of sustainable feedstock production for advanced biofuels in Ukraine", 20-21 September 2017 and PHOTOS.

biomass-trade-summit-europe-2019.jpgDate: 19th - 21st November 2018
Location: 
Kyiv, Ukraine

 

During the Ukrainian Energy Week'18, the following events will be held in parallel:

  • Oil & Gas Investment Forum (19 November);
  • Ukrainian Renewable Energy Forum (20 November);
  • Ukrainian Energy Efficiency Forum (21 November).

Chairman of the Board of the Bioenergy Association of Ukraine - Georgii Geletukha - will participate in Ukrainian Energy Week'18 and will be the speaker in session "Біоенергетика в Україні" on 20 November and in session "Development strategy of the energy efficiency sector" on 21 November.

Benefits of the participation in Ukrainian Energy Week'18

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Data: 6-7 February 2019
Venue: Madrid, Spain

The two day event will bring together key industry stakeholders from all facets of the hydrogen industry to discuss the required economical and infrastructural innovations for a sustainable future energy carrier. The key discussions will involve monetisation, latest technologies implementations, material optimisation, production and transportation.

The main objectives of the industry are to:

  • Reduce the production cost of fuel cell systems
  • Increase the electrical efficiency and the durability of the different fuel cells used
  • Use H2 to support renewable energy source integration

The sector has involved already an important number of energy end-use agents, from electric vehicles to power plants.

Summit topics for discussion include:

  • Overview of the actual hydrogen and fuel cells market
  • Opportunities presented by EU H2 policy and regulations
  • Transitioning energy systems through sector integration
  • The challenge of cost for technology deployment
  • Decarbonising energy-use industries with hydrogen
  • Increasing domestic fuel cell efficiency
  • Regional green hydrogen initiatives
  • Automotive applications of hydrogen fuel cells
  • Decarbonising heavy logistics industries
Summit Agenda

More information about summit you can find on Summit website.

Seminar Energy Crops

UABio member SEC "Biomass" in the framework of the international project «up_Running» conducts an all-Ukrainian workshop "Renewable energy from agrarian pruning and plantation removal: development of value chains as a step towards economic and environmental efficiency".

Aim: To highlight information on intermediate project results: presenting existing value chains, business models and best practices, and discuss potential opportunities directly with stakeholders.

Target audience: gardeners, service companies, energy consumers, municipalities and government agencies.

Organizers: scientific engineering center "Biomass", Association "Ukrainian agrarian business club".

Event location: Kyiv, Ukraine, 15 Brovarsky ave, "Livoberezhna" metro st., International exhibition center, pavilion №3, entrance 3A, 2nd floor, conf. hall 15.

Participation in the workshop is FREE under the condition of pre-registration with the link below:

>> Registration (in Ukrainian) <<

Additional information about the project you can find here.

Seminar Energy Crops

Aim: To demonstrate the domestic and foreign experience of energy crops growing and the economic efficiency of using biomass from energy plantations for sustainable energy production in Ukraine.

Target audience: agrarian companies, farmers, municipalities, commercial companies, government agencies.

Organizers: Bioenergy Association of Ukraine, scientific engineering center "Biomass", "Kyiv International Contract Fair" Ltd.

Event location: Kyiv, Ukraine, 15 Brovarsky ave, "Livoberezhna" metro st., International exhibition center, pavilion №2, entrance 2A, 2nd floor, conf. hall 9.

>> Registration (in Ukrainian) <<

>> PROGRAM (in Ukrainian) <<

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