Renewables to bring energy independence to Ukraine

Energy security and independence have moved higher on the agenda in Ukraine since Russia launched its war in the Donbass four years ago. Before 2014, Ukraine relied heavily on Russia as a gas supplier. But the war and the annexation of Crimea has turned Ukraine away from Moscow and toward friendlier, but pricier suppliers, like […]

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Avenston is official installer of Onyx Solar in Ukraine

Avenston became official installer of Onyx Solar – the world’s leading manufacturer of transparent photovoltaic (PV) glass for buildings. PV glass shows the same mechanical properties as a conventional, architectural glass used by buildings. However, it also generates free and clean energy thanks to the sun (active properties). In addition, it can be customized in […]

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Summary of Draft Law on Renewable Energy Auctions

Draft Law introducing new support system for renewable energy projects in Ukraine has been registered with the Parliament on 07 June 2018 under registration number 8449. New support system based on auctions will apply to the solar power plants with installed capacity exceeding 10 MW and wind power plants with installed capacity exceeding 20 MW. First […]

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‘Komyshuvate’ PV power plant is officially opened

PV power plant details: DC power – 1,045 MWp Stage – 100% completed Construction completion – 2017 Type of solar plant – on-grid Solar panels – multy-Si Structures – ground mounted, fixed Plant area – 5 ha Location – Kirovograd region, Ukraine This solar facility has been designed for the production and sale of electricity to get all […]

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Opportunities to invest in Ukraine

Ukraine is taking important strides to increase the use of renewable-energy sources and alternative fuels as part of its broader strategy to reduce its reliance on traditional fossil fuels. It has been estimated that Ukraine has the potential to increase its use of renewable energy ten fold, by the year 2030 and reduce its natural […]

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‘Tavanska-2’ solar power plant is completed

At the end of January 2018 in the city of Berislav, the Kherson region, the first photovoltaic solar power plant ‘Tavanska-2’ with installed DC capacity of solar modules of 8.2 MW was put into operation. The construction of the facility was completed in autumn 2017, but the need for substantial reconstruction of external electrical networks and […]

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