What You Need To Know:
✓ In 2014-2015 there was a positive trend only in the area of bioenergetics
✓ Ukraine committed to increase its share of renewable energies in gross final energy consumption to 22% by the year 2035
✓ Last summer, the Ukrainian parliament approved a draft law on the improvement of the competitive environment of the market of green energy production
The Ukrainian green energy market is growing quickly. Last summer, the Ukrainian parliament approved a draft law on the improvement of the competitive environment of the market of green energy production. The law allows the private sector to sell surplus wind/solar energy; the capacity norm that private households are authorized to produce was increased three times (up to 30 kilowatts).
Hromadske journalist Andrii Saichuk found two wind power parks that help save hundreds of thousands of cubic meters of gas, and dozens of thousands of tons of coal. In this video you can also meet a person who was the first in the Kyiv region to sign an agreement on selling surplus energy. Watch and learn how you can not only save your money and take care of the environment, but also profit off of the energy you consume.