Public Council at the State Agency on Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving of Ukraine chaired by Andriy Konechenkov, Chairman of the Board of the Ukrainian Wind Energy Association, appealed to the President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych
The Sitting devoted to the construction of wind farms in the Lugansk region took place on April 24, 2013 in Lugansk Regional State Administration. During his presentation General Director of Management Company "Wind Parks of Ukraine," Mr. Vladislav Eremenko announced the start of the of three major projects aimed at construction of wind farms in Krasnodonskiy, Lutuginskiy and Antratsitovskiy districts with planned capacity of 425 MW, 225 MW and 225 MW correspondingly.
On April 17, 2013 the Global Wind Energy Council released its Annual Market Update. Despite policy uncertainty in the main OECD markets, strong wind markets in China, India and Brazil, as well as in new markets in Latin America, Africa and the rest of Asia will drive global growth during the next 5 years.
On February 28, 2013 the Rules for connecting electricity generating plants to electric grids as approved by NERC Resolution No.32 dated 17.01.2013 entered into force. According to the Rules, electricity transmission companies shall not deny access to its gird provided that the customer meets the requirements of the Rules.