ALBANIA-EU EEC HOMEPAGE


Main Activities Undertaken by the Centre


EEC has a permanent staff of six who among other activities have:

 

I.  Organised Seminars, Workshops, Round Tables and Conferences:

1.        "Energy Charter Treaty" - held on 1995 and 1999.

2.        "Efficient Use of Energy in Hotels, Hospitals and Food Industry" - held on September 1995.

3.        "The Use of Ecological Sources of Energy" - held on February 1996.

4.        "Energy Efficient Use in Households" - held on October 1996.

5.        "Energy Efficient Operation of Boiler Plant" - held on October 1996.

6.        "Albanian Energy Policy for a Common Future" - held on November 1996.

7.        "Refurbishment of the Existing Buildings - for a New Energy Conservation Policy" - held on May 1998.

8.        "Non-Payment of Electricity Bills and Non-Technical Losses" - held on November 1998.

9.        "New Energy Building Code - a Real Need for Albania" - held on December 1998.

10.   "Active and Passive Solar Energy Utilisation - a Necessity and Need for Albania" - held on June 1999.

11.   "Albanian Energy Policy for a Sustainable Economic Development of the Country" - held on March 2000.

12.   "Energy Management in Enterprises" - held on September 2000.

13.   "Energy Auditing Techniques and Methodologies" - held on December 2000.

14.   "Media Training on Efficient Use of Energy" - held on July 2001.

15.   "Energy Payment, Efficient Use of Energy, Alternative Energies Utilization - A Necessity for Overcoming the Energy Crisis in Albania" - held on October 2001.

16.   "The Use of Solar Energy and Photovoltaic Systems as an Alternative Source of Energy" - held on September 2003.

17.   "Municipal Energy Efficiency and Water Management" - held on November 2003.

18.   "Impact of the Withdrawal of Modern Energy on Urban Poor" - held on May 2004.

19.   "Increasing Energy Efficiency in Public Buildings of Korça Region" - held on October 2004.

20.   "Solar Water Heaters - Albania" - held on October 2005.

21.   "Renewable Energy Coordinated Development in the Western Balkan Region" - held on May 2006.

22.   "Designs and Dimensioning of Solar Water Heating Systems" - Training Session No. 1 - held on June 2006.

23.   "System Designs and Components of Solar Water Heating Systems for Hotels and Multifamily Houses" - Training Session No. 2 - held on September 2006.

24.   "Acceleration of the Cost-Competitive Biomass Use for Energy Purposes in the Western Balkan Countries" - held on December 2006.

25.   "Design, Dimensioning and Simulation of Solar Water Heating Systems" - Training Session No. 3 - held on February 2007.

26.   "Design and Protection against Lime and Scale of Solar Water Heating Systems" - Training Session No. 4 - held on June 2007.

27.   "Energy Efficiency in Albanian Buildings - Training of Trainers No. 1" - held on November 2007.

28.   "Energy Efficiency in Albanian Buildings - Training of Trainers No. 2" - held on January 2008.

29.   "Solar Combi Systems and Solar Heat for Industrial Applications" - Training Session No. 5 - held on February 2008.

30.   "Energy Efficiency in Albanian Buildings - Training of Trainers No. 3" - held on April 2008.

31.   "Energy Efficiency; Challenges and Possibilities in Albania" – Dissemination Seminar No. 1 - held on December 2008.

32.   "Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 1 - held on February 2009.

33.   "Efficient and Sustainable Energy Use in Industrial and Service Sectors of Albania" - held on February 2009.

34.   "Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 2 - held on March 2009.

35.   "Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 3 - held on May 2009.

36.   "Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 4 - held on December 2009.

37.   "Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 5 - held on March 2010.

38.   "Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 6 - held on June 2010.

39.   "Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 7 - held on November 2010.

40.   "Improved Applications of Solar Water Heating Systems in Albania" - Training Session No. 1 - held on December 2010.

41.   "Improved Applications of Solar Water Heating Systems in Albania" - Training Session No. 2 - held on February 2011.

42.   "Municipal Energy Efficiency Planning in Albania" - Training Session No. 1 - held on March 2011.

43.   "Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 8 - held on March 2011.

44.   "Municipal Energy Efficiency Planning in Albania" - Training Session No. 2 - held on June 2011.

45.   "Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 9 - held on June 2011.

46.   "EU Directive on Energy Performance in Buildings (2010/31/EU) and National Action Plan on Energy Efficiency in Buildings in Albania" – Round Table No. 1 – held on July 2011.

47.   "Energy Efficiency Financing and Financing Instruments in Albanian Building Sector" - Round Table No. 2 – held on October 2011.

48.   "Municipal Energy Efficiency Planning in Albania" - Training Session No. 3 - held on October 2011.

49.   "Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 10 - held on October 2011.

50.   "Improvement and Perspective of the Energy Efficiency in Albanian Building Sector" - Round Table No. 3 – held on December 2011.

51.   "Municipal Energy Efficiency Planning in Albania" - Training Session No. 4 - held on January 2012.

52.   "Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 11 - held on February 2012.

53.   "Improvement and Perspective of the Energy Efficiency in Albanian Building Sector" - Round Table No. 4 – held on March 2012.

54.   "Municipal Energy Efficiency Planning in Albania" - Training Session No. 5 - held on June 2012.

55.   "Energy Efficiency of Albanian Municipalities; Possibilities and Challenges" - Dissemination Seminar No. 3 - held on October 2012.

56.   "Main Outcomes of the Project "EUbuild Energy Efficiency" and Improvement and Perspective of Energy Efficiency in the Albanian Building Sector" - Round Table No. 5 – held on November 2012.

57.   "Planning and Sustainable Building in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 1 – held on March 2013.

58.   "Planning and Sustainable Building in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 2 – held on May 2013.

59.   "Planning and Sustainable Building in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 3 – held on June 2013.

60.   "Solar Water Heating Applications in Public Consumers as a Way to Promote Energy Savings and Protect the Environment in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 1 – held on September 2013.

61.   "Solar Water Heating Applications in Public Consumers as a Way to Promote Energy Savings and Protect the Environment in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 2 – held on October 2013.

62.   "Planning and Sustainable Building in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 4 – held on October 2013.

63.   "Planning and Sustainable Building in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 5 – held on January 2014.

64.   "Planning and Sustainable Building in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 6 – held on May 2014.

65.   "Planning and Sustainable Building in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 7 – held on August 2014.

66.   "Planning and Sustainable Building in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 8 – held on October 2014.

67.   "Increasing Energy Efficiency and Utilization of Renewable Energy Sources in the Cross-border Region" - Open Info Day No. 1 – held in October 2014.

68.   "Increasing Energy Efficiency and Utilization of Renewable Energy Sources in the Cross-border Region" - Interactive Public Meeting No. 1 – held in October 2014.

69.   "Increasing Energy Efficiency and Utilization of Renewable Energy Sources in the Cross-border Region" - Municipal Administration Training Session No. 1 – held in October 2014.

70.   "Increasing Energy Efficiency and Utilization of Renewable Energy Sources in the Cross-border Region" - Open Info Day No. 2 – held in October 2014.

71.   "Increasing Energy Efficiency and Utilization of Renewable Energy Sources in the Cross-border Region" - Interactive Public Meeting No. 2 – held in October 2014.

72.   "Increasing Energy Efficiency and Utilization of Renewable Energy Sources in the Cross-border Region" - Municipal Administration Training Session No. 2 – held in October 2014.

73.   "Increasing Energy Efficiency and Utilization of Renewable Energy Sources in the Cross-border Region" - Open Info Day No. 3 – held in November 2014.

74.   "Planning and Sustainable Building in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 9 – held on December 2014.

75.   "Planning and Sustainable Building in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 10 – held on May 2015.

76.   "Planning and Sustainable Building in Albanian Municipalities" - Training Session No. 11 – held on October 2015.

 

II.  Organised Public Information Campaigns:

1.        "Household Energy Efficiency" - City of Shkodra - held on 1995.

2.        "Energy Efficient Motoring" - National - held on 1995.

3.        "Promotion of the Use of Solar Energy" - City of Tirana - held on 1996.

4.        "Household Energy Efficiency" - City of Kavaja - held on 1997.

5.        "Non-Payment of Electricity and Non-Technical Losses" - National - held on 1997/1998.

6.        "Efficient Use of Energy” - National - held on 1998.

7.        "Energy Efficiency and Thermo-insulation of Buildings" - National - held on 1998.

8.        "Promotion of the Use of Solar Energy" - National - held on 1999.

9.        "Promotion of Electricity Bills Payment, Energy Savings, Alternative and Renewable Energies" - National - held on 2000/2001.

10.   "Population Awareness Campaign about Payment of Electricity Bills, Energy Savings and Use of Alternative Energy Sources in Albania" - City of Tirana - held on 2001.

11.   "Population Awareness Campaign about Payment of Electricity Bills, Efficient Use of Energy and Use of Alternative Energy Sources in Albania" - National - held on 2001/2002.

12.   "Promotion of Utilisation of Solar Water Heating Systems and Photovoltaic Systems in Albania" - National - held on 2003.

13.   "Awareness Campaign about of Benefits from Thermal Insulation of Buildings Stock in Albania" - National – held on 2006/2007.

14.   "Promotion of Utilisation of Solar Water Heating Systems in Albanian Residential, Hotelier and Industry Sectors" - National - held on 2008.

15.   "Promotion on the Advantages of Solar Thermal and Solar Photovoltaics Systems in Albania" - City of Tirana - held on 2009.

 

III.  Publications in Albanian Language:

1.        "Manual for Efficient Use of Energy in Hotels".

2.        "Manual for Efficient Use of Energy in Hospitals".

3.        "Manual for Efficient Use of Energy in the Food Industry".

4.        "Manual for Efficient Use of Energy in Small Businesses".

5.        "Manual for Energy Efficient Operation of Boiler Plant".

6.        "Energy News" and "The Energy in Albania" - a quarterly newsletter on the Rational Use of Energy in Albania.

7.        "Proceedings of the Seminar on The Use of Ecological Sources of Energy".

8.        "Proceedings of the Seminar on Energy Efficient Use in Households".

9.        "Proceedings of the Seminar on Energy Efficient Operation of Boiler Plant".

10.   "Proceedings of the Workshop on Albanian Energy Policy for a Common Future".

11.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Refurbishment of the Existing Buildings - for a New Energy Conservation Policy".

12.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Non-Payment of Electricity Bills and Non-Technical Losses".

13.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on New Energy Building Code - a Real Need for Albania".

14.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Active and Passive Solar Energy Utilisation - a Necessity and Need for Albania".

15.   "Proceedings of the International Conference on Albanian Energy Policy for a Sustainable Economic Development of the Country".

16.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Energy Management in Enterprises".

17.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Energy Auditing Techniques and Methodologies".

18.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Media Training on Efficient Use of Energy".

19.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Energy Payment, Efficient Use of Energy, Alternative Energies Utilization - A Necessity for Overcoming the Energy Crisis in Albania".

20.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on the Use of Solar Energy and Photovoltaic Systems as an Alternative Source of Energy".

21.   "Manual on Municipal Energy Efficiency and Water Management".

22.   "Energy Efficiency Handbook".

23.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Impact of the Withdrawal of Modern Energy on Urban Poor".

24.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Increasing Energy Efficiency in Public Buildings of Korça Region".

25.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Solar Water Heaters - Albania".

26.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Renewable Energy Coordinated Development in the Western Balkan Region".

27.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Designs and Dimensioning of Solar Water Heating Systems - Training Session No. 1".

28.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on System Designs and Components of Solar Water Heating Systems for Hotels and Multifamily Houses - Training Session No. 2".

29.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Acceleration of the Cost-Competitive Biomass Use for Energy Purposes in the Western Balkan Countries".

30.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Design, Dimensioning and Simulation of Solar Water Heating Systems - Training Session No. 3".

31.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Design and Protection against Lime and Scale of Solar Water Heating Systems - Training Session No. 4".

32.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Energy Efficiency in Albanian Buildings - Training of Trainers No. 1".

33.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Energy Efficiency in Albanian Buildings - Training of Trainers No. 2".

34.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Solar Combi Systems and Solar Heat for Industrial Applications in Albania - Training Session No. 5".

35.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Energy Efficiency in Albanian Buildings - Training of Trainers No. 3".

36.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Energy Efficiency; Challenges and Possibilities in Albania – Dissemination Seminar No. 1".

37.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities – Training Session No. 1".

38.   "Proceeding of the Seminar on Efficient and Sustainable Energy Use in Industrial and Service Sectors of Albania".

39.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities – Training Session No. 2".

40.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities – Training Session No. 3".

41.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities – Training Session No. 4".

42.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities – Training Session No. 5".

43.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities - Training Session No. 6".

44.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities - Training Session No. 7".

45.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Improved Applications of Solar Water Heating Systems in Albania - Training Session No. 1".

46.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Improved Applications of Solar Water Heating Systems in Albania - Training Session No. 2".

47.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Municipal Energy Efficiency Planning in Albania - Training Session No. 1".

48.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities - Training Session No. 8".

49.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Municipal Energy Efficiency Planning in Albania - Training Session No. 2".

50.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities - Training Session No. 9".

51.   "Proceedings of the Round Table on EU Directive on Energy Performance in Buildings (2010/31/EU) and National Action Plan on Energy Efficiency in Buildings in Albania – Round Table No. 1".

52.   "Proceedings of the Round Table on Energy Efficiency Financing and Financing Instruments in Albanian Building Sector - Round Table No. 2".

53.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Municipal Energy Efficiency Planning in Albania - Training Session No. 3".

54.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities - Training Session No. 10".

55.   "Proceedings of the Round Table on Energy Efficiency in Albanian Building Sector - Round Table No. 3".

56.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Municipal Energy Efficiency Planning in Albania - Training Session No. 4".

57.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities - Training Session No. 11".

58.   "Proceedings of the Round Table on Energy Efficiency in Albanian Building Sector - Round Table No. 4".

59.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Municipal Energy Efficiency Planning in Albania - Training Session No. 5".

60.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Energy Efficiency of Albanian Municipalities; Possibilities and Challenges - Dissemination Seminar No. 3".

61.   "Proceedings of the Round Table on Main Outcomes of the Project "EUbuild Energy Efficiency" and Improvement and Perspective of Energy Efficiency in the Albanian Building Sector - Round Table No. 5".

62.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Planning and Sustainable Building in Albanian Municipalities - Training Session No. 1".

63.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Planning and Sustainable Building in Albanian Municipalities - Training Session No. 2".

64.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Planning and Sustainable Building in Albanian Municipalities - Training Session No. 3".

65.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Solar Water Heating Applications in Public Consumers as a Way to Promote Energy Savings and Protect the Environment in Albanian Municipalities - Training Session No. 1".

66.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Solar Water Heating Applications in Public Consumers as a Way to Promote Energy Savings and Protect the Environment in Albanian Municipalities - Training Session No. 2".

67.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Planning and Sustainable Building in Albanian Municipalities - Training Session No. 4".

68.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Planning and Sustainable Building in Albanian Municipalities - Training Session No. 5".

69.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Planning and Sustainable Building in Albanian Municipalities - Training Session No. 6".

70.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Planning and Sustainable Building in Albanian Municipalities - Training Session No. 7".

71.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Planning and Sustainable Building in Albanian Municipalities - Training Session No. 8".

72.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Planning and Sustainable Building in Albanian Municipalities - Training Session No. 9".

73.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Planning and Sustainable Building in Albanian Municipalities - Training Session No. 10".

74.   "Proceedings of the Seminar on Planning and Sustainable Building in Albanian Municipalities - Training Session No. 11".

75.   15 Leaflets and Posters for Public Information Campaigns.

 

IV.  Production of Television Documentary Films and TV-Spots:

1.        Television Documentary Film "Solar Panels in Albania" – 1996.

2.        Television Documentary Film "Non-Payment of Electricity Bills and Non-Technical Losses" – 1997.

3.        Television Documentary Film "Energy Efficiency in Buildings" – 1998.

4.        Television Documentary Film "Solar Energy Utilisation in Albania" – 1999.

5.        Television Documentary Film "Solar Water Pumps Utilisation in Albania" – 2003.

6.        Television Documentary Film "Solar Pumps Utilisation in Rural Areas of Albania" – 2003.

7.        TV-Spot for promotion of "Energy Efficiency in Buildings" – 1998.

8.        TV-Spot for promotion of "Solar Energy in Household and Service Sectors" – 1999.

9.        TV-Spot for promotion of "Payment of Electricity Bills and Electricity Savings" – 2000.

10.   TV-Spot for promotion of "Payment of Electricity Bills and Alternative Energies Utilisation" – 2001.

11.   TV-Spot for promotion of "Use of Solar Water Heaters in Households" – 2001.

12.   TV-Spot for promotion of "Thermal Insulation of Buildings Stock" - 2007.

13.   TV-Spot for promotion of "Solar Thermal and Solar Photovoltaics Energy" - 2008/2009.

 

V.  Energy Studies:

©             24 Short Industrial Energy Surveys and Audits.

©             47 Short Energy Surveys in Commercial, Residential and Administrative Buildings.

©             29 Extended Energy Surveys and Audits in Public Buildings, Industry and Service Sectors.

©             8 Feasibility Studies.

©             11 Market Surveys on Solar Energy Applications.

©             Proposal for a grant scheme to promote Solar Energy in Albania.

©             Proposal for a scheme to provide technical assistance and financial support to investors in Small Scale Hydro-Power.

©             Proposal for the refurbishment of the Faculty of Forestry, Kamza University.

©             16 Opinion Surveys of Public Information Campaigns.

 

VI.  Projects:

1.        Installation of Solar Water Heating Systems on the Psychiatric Hospital No. 5 in Tirana – 1993.

2.        Installation of Solar Water Heating Systems on the Home of Elderly People in Tirana – 1995.

3.        Assistance to establish the first production line in Albania for the production of solar collectors (in cooperation with PHARE Programme) – 1997.

4.        Installation of Solar Water Heating Systems on Two Model Junior High Schools in Tirana & Rrogozhina – 1998.

5.        Installation of Solar Water Heating Systems on Three Small and Medium Size Industrial Enterprises in Fieri, Durresi & Tirana – 1999.

6.        Feasibility Study for Heat and Power in Albania - 2001/2002.

7.        Installation of Photovoltaic Systems for Water Supply to Rural Areas in Albania - 2002/2003.

8.        Energy Planning and Energy Efficiency in Korça District - 2003/2004.

9.        Thermal Insulation of Buildings Stock - A Way towards Energy Conservation in Albania - 2005/2007.

10.   Renewable Energy Coordinated Development in the Western Balkan Region - 2005/2006.

11.   South East Europe Regional Energy Market Support - 2005/2006.

12.   Solar Water Heaters - Training of Solar Experts & Professionals and Improvement of Technology & Production - 2005/2008.

13.   Acceleration of the Cost-Competitive Biomass Use for Energy Purposes in the Western Balkan Countries - 2006.

14.   Introduction of Low-Cost Energy Efficiency Measures and Interventions in Residential Low-Income Buildings in Elbasani & Tirana Municipalities - 2006.

15.   Introduction of Energy Efficiency Measures and Interventions in Residential Low-Income Building in Elbasani Municipality - 2006/2007.

16.   Installation of Solar Thermal and Photovoltaic Systems for Capacity Building, Technology Demonstration and Research Work at Polytechnic University of Tirana in Albania - 2007/2008.

17.   Energy Efficiency in Albanian Buildings - 2007/2008.

18.   Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities-Stage 1 - 2008/2009.

19.   Workshop for Albanian Business Managers on Energy Efficiency - 2008/2009.

20.   Municipal Energy Efficiency Planning in Albania - 2008/2009.

21.   Alliance for Energy Efficiency and Renewables - 2009/2010.

22.   Energy Efficiency and Renewables - Supporting Policies in Local Level for Energy (ENER SUPPLY) - 2009/2012.

23.   Co-Financing Scheme for Implementing Solar Thermal Water Systems in Residential Buildings in Albanian Municipalities - 2009/2010.

24.   Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities-Stage 2 - 2009/2010.

25.   Training Seminars on "Improved Solar Thermal Applications" in Albania - 2010/2011.

26.   Implementation of Energy Efficiency Measures for the Building "Elderly and Handicap People House" in Korça - 2010/2011.

27.   Energy Efficiency Planning in Albanian Municipalities-Stage 3 - 2010/2012.

28.   The Sectoral Collaboration Project with Regard to Financing Energy Efficiency in Buildings within the frame of EU Regulations and Legal Arrangements (EU Build) - 2010/2012.

29.   From Marginal to Renewable Energy Sources Sites - Recovering Marginal Territories, making them Re-gain their Lost Value by pursuing Sustainable Development Programs (M2RES) – 2011/2014.

30.   Technical Assistance combined with Capacity Building for Albanian Specialists in Municipalities influenced by Devoll Hydropower Project-Stage 1 – 2013/2014.

31.   Transnational Cooperation for the Improvement of Buildings Energy Performance and Efficiency (TRACE) – 2012/2014.

32.   Increasing Energy Efficiency and Utilization of Renewable Energy Sources in the Cross Border Region (IRECo) – 2013/2015.

33.   Technical Assistance combined with Capacity Building for Albanian Specialists in Municipalities influenced by Devoll Hydropower Project-Stage 2 – 2014/2015.

34.   Technical Assistance combined with Capacity Building for Albanian Specialists in Municipalities influenced by Devoll Hydropower Project-Stage 3 – 2015/2016.

35.   Innovative Environmental Policies Along and Around the Via Dinarica: Identification of Environmentally Sustainable Pathways (PAI Project) – 2015/2016

 

VII.  Regional Networks:

EEC has been or is the Albanian representative member in the following regional networks:

©             Regional Energy Planning - A network for Efficient Use of Energy and Promotion of Renewable Energy between Albania and North Western Greece - 1995-1997,

©             Regional Network for Efficient Use of Energy and Water Resources (RENEUER) - A network of Energy Efficiency Organizations of south-eastern European Countries - since 1999,

©             Municipal Network for Energy Efficiency (MUNEE) - A regional network for the Promotion of Energy Efficiency at Municipal Level - since 2000.

 

VIII.  International Collaboration:

©             United Kingdom - Within the framework of the SYNERGY Programme, NIFES Consulting Group of the UK have collaborated very closely with EEC through a Resident Adviser since its foundation.  Prior to this, they provided a Resident Adviser to the Albanian Government to assist in establishing EEC.

©             Greece - EEC has worked in partnership with the Centre for Renewable Energy Sources (CRES) in Athens, the National Technical University of Athens and the Egnatia - Epirus Foundation in Ioannina on a three year project to study aspects of energy efficiency and renewable energy sources in Albania and North West Greece.  Other Greek partners that EEC has worked in partnership with are SPEED, Exergia and LDK.

©             Other Countries - EEC has worked in partnership with other foreign organisations such as TEBODIN and NOVEM of The Netherlands; ENEA and ENEL of Italy; IDEA of Spain; NORDPLAN and ENSI of Norway; PVB Consulting of Portugal; APE of Slovenia; APER, ARCE, SOCER and ISPE of Romania; BSREC, BNEA and ENEFFECT of Bulgaria; COWI and DEM of Denmark; FATSE of Switzerland; USAID, ASE and IRG of USA; DFID and GAMOS of UK; EIHP of Croatia; BLUEWATERS, EEG and AEE INTEC of Austria; ISI, GWZ and SWT of Germany; MACEF and MGA of Macedonia; KEK, MEM, GTZ Office of Kosovo; and etc.

EEC is the main Albanian partner or coordinator in the following multi-country projects under the PHARE Programme:

©             Twinning and networking Programme of Energy Efficiency Organisations (Greece, Italy, Spain, Rumania and Bulgaria),

©             Heat Supply Legislative and Regulatory Framework (The Netherlands),

©             Twining of Energy Consultants (United Kingdom, Greece and Romania).

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