Renewable Energy Coordination Group

The Renewable Energy Coordination Group steers the implementation of Renewable Energy Directive 2009/28/EC in the Energy Community. The Group meets generally twice a year in combination with training workshops.  

The Renewable Energy Coordination Group was established by the Ministerial Council in 2015 (13th MC conclusions) and its current mandate is valid until 2020. The group’s predecessor, the Renewable Energy Task Force, was operational from 2009 to 2012.

About the Coordination Group 
 

  • Tasks

    Tasks

    The task of the Group is to support the Contracting Parties in reaching their 2020 renewable energy targets under the Renewables Directive in the most cost-effective way. The Group serves as a platform for sharing best practices and supporting the identification of the appropriate measures that can be implemented to ensure the creation of conducive investment frameworks for renewable energy projects in the Contracting Parties. 

  • Composition

    Composition

    Group members consist of a representative of the ministry dealing with renewable energy or an institution with responsibilities related to renewable energy from each Contracting Party and Observer countries, plus the representatives of the European Commission. The RECG is presently chaired by Mr. Miloš Banjac, Ministry of Mining and Energy of Serbia.

    The Group’s work is supported by the donors community. 

  • Work Programme

    Work Programme 2019 - 2020

    The RE CG Work Programme 2019 - 2020 includes 4 main Activities and 9 Core Topics.

    • ACTIVITY: REFORM OF THE SUPPORT SCHEMES TO COMPLY WITH THE STATE AID GUIDELINES
      It will focus immediately on the reform of the support schemes to facilitate the integration of renewable energy into the markets.
    • ACTIVITY: THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE RENEWABLE ENERGY DIRECTIVE
      The monitoring of implementation of RE Directive in the Energy Community will continue and will provide valuable input on the path to 2020.
    • ACTIVITY: RENEWABLE ENERGY – THE FRAMEWORK TO 2030
      The RE CG will continue the discussions on the post 2020 renewable energy framework in the Energy Community consistent with the new Directive and Regulation envisaged to be adopted in the European Union.
    • ACTIVITY: HORIZONTAL AND CROSS-CUTTING ISSUES 
      It may also include other activities rising from the extension of the Energy Community Treaty in future and will promote stronger involvement of new Contracting Parties and candidate Contracting Parties.

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