The Energy Community Secretariat, in its role as the fiduciary of the Ukraine Energy Support Fund, is pleased to announce the signing of a grant agreement with LeasePlan Corporation N.V. Headquartered in the Netherlands, LeasePlan is the first private company to provide support for Ukrainian energy companies and its citizens via the Ukraine Energy Support Fund.
ON THE UKRAINE ENERGY SUPPORT FUND:
The Energy Community Secretariat acts as the fiduciary of the Ukraine Energy Support Fund, which was established to purchase fuels, equipment, services and capital needed to repair and rebuild energy infrastructure affected by the ongoing Russian aggression. The funds will be disbursed on the basis of the contractual framework between Iceland as donor, the Secretariat and the Ministry of Energy of Ukraine. The procurement of the equipment and other needed items is conducted by an independent procurement agent. Potential vendors are invited to notify availability of energy equipment to be purchased from the fund via a dedicated web page.