On September 25, 2018, in Kyiv, in the framework of the International Conference "Biomass for Energy 2018"  the presentation of the professional bioenergy award "Golden Miscanthus 2018" winners was held.

In Capacity Building nomination won UNDP Project "Development and Commercialization of Bioenergy Technologies in the Municipal Sector in Ukraine".

UNDP Project – Joint project of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the Global Environment Facility (GEF) in 2014-2019. The project’s goal is to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in Ukraine by creating favorable legal, regulatory and market environment and building institutional, administrative and technical capacities to promote the utilization of the country’s extensive agricultural biomass potential for municipal heat and hot water services.

Three practical manuals for representatives of state and municipal institutions have been prepared by Renewable Energy Agency (a member of Bioenergy Association of Ukraine) together with UABio experts in a frame of UNDP Project:

Manual for representatives of state and municipal institutions on the use of biomass as a fuel in the municipal sector
Manual for environmentalists on the use of biomass as a fuel in the municipal sector
Manual for representatives of the agro-industrial complex on the use of biomass as a fuel in the municipal sector

Also, on September 26, 2018, in Kyiv, within the framework of UNDP Project there have been held a seminar for the municipalities that applied for heat supply projects competition.

All nominees of the professional bioenergy award "Golden Miscanthus 2018" You can view here.
Find out more about the conference: http://uabioconf.org/en/