Ukrainian delegation visit to Latvia

On 10-11 December 2014 the Baltic Environmental Forum in collaboration with "Jelgava Real Estate Management" and Riga Municipal Agency "Riga Energy Agency" organized an expert roundtable discussion about experience in energy-efficient renovation works of apartment buildings in Jelgava and Riga. The expert meeting was attended by representatives from housing management, energy supply, energy service companies, as well as municipal representatives from Odessa city (Ukraine). On the first day participants visited Ltd. "Jelgava Real Estate Management", there they had the meeting and discussion with the head JurisVidzis and technical director Oleg Kukuts, and visited two renovated buildings at Kr.Hermaņa Str. 3 and Brivibas bulvaris 26. On the second day participants visited Riga Energy Agency where the director of the agency Maija Rubina and Juris Golunovs, and "Baka-2" chairman Sergejs Sidorko talked about the experience on doing the building refurbishment in Riga city.

After the seminar participants visited a few energy-efficient renovated buildings in Riga.

The presentations from Riga Energy Agency are available here.

The expert round table discussion was organized in the frame of the project “Awareness raising campaign for energy efficiency in Russia, Belarus, and the Ukraine” (ARCEE) which is financed by the European Union.