The Ministry of Energy reports on 8 130 t CO2 emissions saved annually as a result of the “Energy efficiency and renewable energy” Programme


The Ministry of Energy expressed satisfaction with the results of the first programme period of the “Energy efficiency and renewable energy” Programme, financed by the Financial Mechanism of the European Economic Area (EEA FM) 2009 – 2014. A total of 26 mln. leva have been invested in projects for improvement of the energy efficiency, production of biofuels, training and others. The next programme period is expected to start in the beginning of 2018, for which an amount of 64 mln. euro is aimed at energy efficiency improvements, utilization of the hydro power potential and use of geothermal energy.

Source: ME &