2. Sustainable Energy Policies to Mitigate Energy Security Risks
(Presented by the “Energy” working committee)

Objectiv

a broadly shared multilateral intergovernmental expert dialogue on energy security in one or more of the following areas:

  • data and information sharing and increased transparency
  • infrastructure investment and financing
  • legal, regulatory and policy framework
  • harmonisation of standards
  • research, development and deployment of new technologies

in which the energy security risks of UNECE member states can be diminished through the pursuit of sustainable energy policies.

Participants/Implementers of the project

A project of co-operation between the EBC and the UNECE Committee on Sustainable Energy.

Approved and qualified as subject to financial support by the Presiding Committee meeting in June 2007.

The project co-ordinator on the part of the UNECE is Mr. Sead Vilogorac, UNECE.
On the part of the EBC – Mr. Uwe H. Fip, E.ON Ruhrgas AG, Member of the EBC Board.

Start of the project:

August 2007

Duration of the project:

3 years

Fully implemented and paid in late 2010.