31 Jul '15, 11am

Ukraine investment unaffected by tariff cut: UKRAINE: The parliament's decision for a temporary reduction of t...

Ukraine's energy regulator announced a reduction of the wind tariff in the country by 10% in February to UAH34.06 (€1.45). The Parliament said the previous tariff, which was the highest in Europe, was exorbitant. The reduction of the tariff, however, has so far not resulted in the suspension of earlier annnounced investment in projects. For example, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development has recently approved the provision of €11 million in funding for the construction of a second stage of the Stary Sambor-1 wind project, in the town of Stary Sambor in the Lviv region, west Ukraine. Under the terms of the project, two wind turbines will be installed in the first quarter of 2016, increasing the total capacity of the wind farm to 13.2MW. The project is being developed by the local Eco-Optima company. Part of Eco-Optima's plans includes a second project, called ...

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