Experts of the Bioenergy Association of Ukraine took part in the conference "Energy Biomass: Transforming natural potential to regional partnerships", which took place on April 14 in Rivne.

The conference was attended by representatives of business, local authorities, bioenergy experts from Ukraine, Belarus and the EU, as well as scientists, representatives of forestry departments of Rivne and neighboring regions, civil servants responsible for shaping bioenergy policy.

Oleksandra Tryboi, a UABio representative, told about the prospects for the development of the bioenergy market in Ukraine. This led to a stormy discussion among the participants which continued as part of the panel discussion with the involvement of leading experts and practitioners of growing energy crops.

Organizers were Rivne Investment Attraction and Investor Investments "InvestinRivne" and "Polissya Agrarian and Ecological Institute of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus". The project is funded by the European Union within the EaTPC cooperation program.

Presentations available in Russian and Ukrainian here.

More information on the conference You can find on http://bio4energy.org/ (in Ukrainian or Russian).