Month archive: December 2012
The opening of vacancies of 4 consultants for development of guidebooks
The Project announces the opening of vacancies of 4 experts for development of guidebooks on energy efficiency at enterprises of sectors listed below:
Beverages and brewing;
Canned food (vegetables and fruits);
Milk and diary products;
Vegetable oil production and animal fat processing;
The guidebooks should contribute to the implementation of renewable sources of energy and energy efficient technologies in abovementioned sectors, describe best available technologies and point out the advantages and specific characteristics of the equipment of main producers that can be used at enterprises in order to significantly enhance the energy efficiency, as well as basic available financing schemes for equipment procurement.
Qualifications required for the candidates: relevant education, over 5 years experience in the sphere of implementing technologies of renewable energy and energy efficiency, process industries, economy of agrarian sector; proven experience of working with international organizations and projects of international technical assistance, knowledge of methodology of benchmarking of energy efficiency. An excellent command of Ukrainian is a must. Knowledge of English is an advantage.
Please, send applications (most recent CV), motivation letter and list of three persons who personally know and can recommend the candidate for filling the announced position, as attached file(-s) in Rtf format to mail address S.SHCHERBAK@unido.org till 18:00, 14.01.2013
Meeting with Deputy Coordinator of OSCE Economic and Environmental Activities, Ms. Desiree Schweitzer
On 17 December, the Head of the Project's Steering Committee, Deputy Director of the Renewable Energy Institute of the National Academy of Sciences, Mr. Stepan Kudrya and the National Project Coordinator, Mr. Igor Kyrylchuk had a meeting with the Deputy Coordinator of OSCE Economic and Environmental Activities, Ms. Desiree Schweitzer and the First Secretary of OSCE Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, Ms. Antonina Karnaukhova.
The participants discussed the prospects for further cooperation between the Institute and the Project and OSCE programmes, legislative and institutional aspects of renewable energy development in Ukraine, expert support to international initiatives. Senior Programme Officer of OSCE Energy Security Sector, Mr. Richard Wheeler, Economic and Environmental Adviser, Gabriel Leonte and the Project experts took part in the meeting.
UNIDO and EU – joint actions on EE and RE
On December 2012, the meeting of project team with Sector Manager of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Sector of European Union Delegation in Ukraine Mr. Gabriel Blanc took place.
Consideration of ecological component when developing programs and plans in energy sector
On December 13th, round table meeting "Consideration of ecological component when developing programs and plans in energy sector" took place with participation of project experts in Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine.
Public assessment of national environmental policy
The project experts participated in the discussion of annual report of non-governmental organizations "Public evaluation of the national environmental policy" for 2011 (including the analysis of the period from 2003) that was held on December the 4th, 2012, with the support of EU.