EU4Energy holds capacity building workshop on Electricity Market Rules in Moldova 

Eu4Energy News
19 November 2019

On 19 November, the Energy Community Secretariat initiated a two-day capacity building workshop in Chisinau under the framework of the EU4Energy project, aimed at increasing the local authorities’ and market participants’ know-how to follow up on the implementation of the electricity market reform in Moldova. The workshop was attended by representatives of the National Energy Regulatory Agency (ANRE), Moldelectrica and other market participants (CET-Nord JSC, Gas Natural Fenosa Furnizare Energie LCC, RED –Nord JSC, RED Union Fenosa JSC, Energocom, JSC MGRES, Furnizare Energie LCC).

The capacity building will include individual assistance, training and coaching of Moldovan officials until the end of March 2020, with a view to provide advice on all aspects of daily electricity market operations and increase understanding of specific laws and applicable procedures in the electricity market that operate under the EU acquis.

The overall objective is to contribute to the creation of a liberalized electricity market in Moldova in accordance with its obligations under the Energy Community Treaty.

* The EU4Energy Initiative covers all EU support to improve energy supply, security and connectivity, as well as to promote energy efficiency and the use of renewables in the Eastern Partner countries Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. It does this by financing projects and programmes that help to reform energy markets and to reduce national energy dependence and consumption. Over the longer term, this makes energy supply more reliable, transparent and affordable, thus reducing energy poverty and energy bills for both citizens and the private sector.

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  • Moldova Moldova