Ukraine: Sustainable Bioenergy Value Chain Innovations

The potential of bioenergy in Ukraine is realized only by 5%. A concrete action plan is needed to overcome regulatory, technical, financial and information barriers. The EBRD and GEF program “Ukraine: Sustainable Bioenergy Value Chain Innovations” was launched in 2019 and provides solutions to problems in the development of bioenergy in Ukraine.

Financing

$55.8 million

Duration

4 years

Goal

Fostering investment in agrobiomass bioenergy projects

Programme components

Stakeholders

Details of interaction 


Technical support

Agricultural companies and other enterprises planning or implementing agrobiomass projects.

The Programme can finance up to 90% of the cost of a bioenergy project preliminary feasibility study.


Financial support

Agricultural companies and other enterprises planning or implementing agrobiomass projects.


EBRD credit financing and grant support with emphasis on agrobiomass logistics value chain


Policy dialogue

Parliament and public authorities.


Road map and recommendations on the legislative changes for bioenergy development to achieve the goals of the Energy Strategy of Ukraine till 2035.


Knowledge management and awareness

Bussinesses working in agrobiomass energy sector: universities: technical design and logistics companies.


Education, experience exchange, and knowledge sharing on agrobiomass to energy practices.