February 1, First Deputy Minister Halyna Karp took
part in a meeting with Canadian companies and government officials which was
held at the State Agency for Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving of Ukraine.
The participants of the event discussed possible cooperation in the
implementation of renewable energy projects, in particular, the introduction of
such a project in the Luhansk region with installment
of solar panels produced in Canada, thereby providing an opportunity to generate
150 mW of energy and stabilize the electricity supply
and the operation of the transmission lines in Luhansk
They also considered
the possibility of installing batteries in green energy facilities, which will
allow for daily power regulation.
On the outcomes
of the meeting, the Canadian side has agreed on the proposals made, and on the elaboration
of a corresponding project. The
solution for the reconstruction of the aforesaid infrastructure will be provided
by a consortium of Canadian companies: S2E Technologies, DAI, GoldLeaf EGF, Capital Hill Group.
noted that in case of a successful implementation of the project it is possible
to prolong cooperation in this area in other regions of Ukraine.