Energy Summit

Second Energy Summit 2016

The United States Agency for International Development – Energy Investment Activity (USAID EIA), together with the German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ), successfully organized the Second Energy Summit in Bosnia and Herzegovina on April 21 and 22, 2016, at the Grand Hotel Neum.

Energetski samit u Bosni i Hercegovini 2015

The Second Energy summit focused on a number of important issues, such as the future energy path of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the challenges of the implementation of a strategic framework for energy efficiency and renewable energy. The summit also discussed technical issues of the investment permitting regime in the electricity sector and the electricity retail market in BiH.

“The energy sector in BiH has huge potential to double production and create new jobs”- said the BiH USAID Mission Director Peter Duffy at the opening of the Second Energy Summit in BiH in Neum.

This year the Summit was officially opened by Minister Mirko Sarovic, Minister Nermin Dzindic, Minister Petar Djokic and the Director of the Energy Community Secretariat Janez Kopac. More than 320 participants attended interesting panel discussions, excellent presentations and interactive workshops. The Second Energy Summit gathered partners from local companies, State and Entity ministries, municipalities, power utility companies, chambers of commerce, SMEs, the non-governmental sector, representatives of the energy sector, parliaments, universities and other relevant international organizations and donors.

The Second Energy Summit was organized under the auspices of the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Relations (MOFTER), State Electricity Regulatory Commission (SERC), Regulatory Commission for Energy in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina (FERC), Regulatory Commission for Energy of Republika Srpska (RSERC).

2016 Energy Summit Summary

Photogallery Paneli i radionice

Presentations:

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