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Small private hydro power plant was launched in Slonim district

25 July 2017

On 13 July 2017 an opening ceremony of mini-hydro power plant with a capacity of 200 kW on Issa river in Albertin settlement of Slonim district was held. The HPP was developed by a private LLC “Hydropark” and co-financed by BelSEFF facility. The event was attended by representatives of Grodno regional and Slonim district executive committees, OJSC “Belinvestbank”, regional and district branches of Belenergo, construction management department of Slonim district, Dnieper-Bug water route (the general contractor), Paper factory “Albertin”, municipal housing and utilities company and energy supervisory authority. BelSEFF project manager Vassily Tarasevich was among those who delivered brief complementary speeches.

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The construction of solar PV plant in Kostukovichi district will be financed through BelSEFF program

24 July 2017

Company “IEC Solar Energy” carries out one of the significant investment projects in renewable sector in Kostukovichi district. The project will be co-financed from BelSEFF credit line through OJSC “Belinvestbank”. In the context of this project IEC Solar Energy in cooperation with Kostukovichi district executive committee will hold a seminar for the public on 27 July 2017. The seminar will start at 10:45 a.m. in the meeting hall of Kostukovichi district executive committee at 93, Leninskaya str., Kostukovichi.

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Belinvestbank joins the BelSEFF programme

27 September 2016

The BelSEFF team is pleased to announce that another reputable Belarusian financial institution joined the facility. The relevant agreement was signed between the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and OJSC "Belinvestbank" on 27 September 2016. The credit line in the amount of EUR 8 mil is a part of Belinvestbank privatisation plan agreed between the government of Belarus and the EBRD in May 2015.

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An EBRD visit to Uniflex, the leading Belarusian flexoprinting house

15 July 2016

On 3 June 2016 an EBRD mission visited Uniflex, CJSC, a company specialised in full cycle flexoprinting  located in Gatovo, a suburb of Minsk. The company provides full range of services related to design and production of flexible packaging, vacuum pouches and self-adhesive labels. The firm delivers innovative packaging solutions for food, chemical, cosmetics and other industries developing and improving flexoprinting and digital technologies.

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"Fit for Partnership with Germany" – Manager Training Programme on Renewable Energy Sources

11 July 2016

The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (the German Federal Enterprise for International Cooperation, GIZ) on behalf of the Federal Ministry for Economics and Technology (BMWi) is implementing the Manager Training Programme with a number of countries in Eastern Europe and Asia including Belarus.

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"Energy efficiency policy in Belarus. Role of innovation in promoting the energy efficiency" workshop

30 May 2016

On 11 May 2016 the "Energy efficiency policy in Belarus. Role of innovation in promoting the energy efficiency" workshop was held in Minsk. The event was organized in the framework of EU project INNOVER-EAST. The main goal of the project is partnership development between science organizations and private companies for implementation of innovations in energy efficiency and renewable energy sectors.

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Workshop on Energy Efficiency and Green Energy: Nordic countries experience and solutions

22 February 2016

On 11 February 2016 the Energy efficiency and green energy: experience and solutions of Nordic countries workshop took place in Minsk.Within the workshop the representatives of companies from Nordic countries (Denmark, Island, Norway, Finland and Sweden) participated in the business networking. The event was organized by the Department of the State Committee for Standardization of the Republic of Belarus, Nordic Council of Ministers' Office in Lithuania and Energopro group of companies.

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IV. Belarusian-German Energy Forum

4 December 2015

On 25 November 2015 the IV. Belarusian-German Energy Forum took place in Minsk. It was organized by the Delegation of German economy in the Republic of Belarus with the assistance of the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy of Germany. The partners of the event were the German Energy Agency, the Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Belarus, the Energy Efficiency Department of the State Committee for Standardization of the Republic of Belarus and Belarusian State Energy company Belenergo.

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Training workshops “Energy management for businesses”

18 July 2015

The project team of the Belarus Sustainable Energy Finance Facility (BelSEFF) of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) organises in the framework of the BelSEFF programme two energy management training workshops. The workshops will be held on 23 June 2015 in Minsk (hotel Crowne Plaza) and on 25 June 2015 in Brest (hotel Hermitage). The trainings will be delivered by a group of international and Belarusian experts. The programmes of the workshops and the registration forms are available in the download section.

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Energy Management for Businesses workshops

9 July 2015

One-day Energy Management for Businesses workshops were held in Minsk on June 23 and Brest on June 25. The workshops were organized by the project team of the Belarus Sustainable Energy Finance Facility (BelSEFF) of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). The workshops were based on the Energy Management Best Practices Manual recently published by BelSEFF project team. Workshops' agenda aimed to combine conceptual framework of energy management with its real life applications. The workshops were primarily focused on the key technical specialists (energy managers and technical directors) and on top managers and finance directors of Belarusian companies.

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