Global 100% RE Ukraine and MIM-Kyiv announced the launch of the joint Energy Discussion Platform

Vitaly Gaiduk, Chairman of the MIM-Kyiv Board, Oleksandr Dombrovsky, Chairman of the Global 100% RE Ukraine, and Iryna Tykhomyrova, President of the MIM-Kyiv presented the new discussion platform for energy issues. The main aim of the Energy Discussion Planform activities is to promote renewable energy and engage the public into the discussion.  

The launch event brought together more than 200 energy experts. Real-life cases and legal and regulatory tools of shifting to green energy were the focal points of the discussion. The agenda of the event included three presentations by:

  •       Vsevolod Kovalchuk’s, acting Chairman of the Ukrenergo “Prospects and Features of BESS Integration into Ukrainian Energy Systems”;
  •       Marko Svetina’s, CEO Cyber GRID (Austria) “Integration of the Centralized Storages into EU Energy System”;
  •       Yevhen Didichenko’s, R&D директор Kness Group “Practical Experience of Electricity Accumulation Systems Development: the Case of the KNESS R&D”’
  •       Oleksandr Dombrovsky’s, president of the MHP Eco Energy “Energy Storage & Smart Grid: Energy Infrastructure Reliability Improvement”.

The participants actively discussed the most pending issues of the Ukrainian traditional energy market transformation, namely energy accumulation, storage and balancing markets. The participants shared the plans of energy storage construction and its influence on the system of balancing in the energy market. Representatives of the KNESS and MHP Eco-Energy talked about their visions of and practical initiatives in renewable energy.