Supporting MEET and IWG in the Implementation of the Strategy in the Energy Sector for mitigating the consequences of the early closure of VVER-440 units of Kozloduy NPP II stage (SIP II) (2011-2013)

The project is being developed jointly with Pleyades GmbH, Germany, under the management of the MEET and through funding from the EBRD. The scope of the project includes a preparation of study for the needs of financing in the energy sector, developing an assessment methodology and criteria for project eligibility, evaluation of submitted proposals and elaboration of project identification sheets of approved projects, as well as developing of facility to partially grant-financed projects financing by households for passing of natural gas fuel systems.

The consulting services provided by the company include:

– Communication with and identification of potential beneficiaries in the gas sector (household gasification, national transmission network, virtual gasification) sector heating and district heating, biomass and biofuels industry in the period of submission of expressions of interest, and the period of submission and justification of proposals;

– Preparation of a part of the research needs of the sectors: gas (household gasification, national transmission network, virtual gasification) heating and district heating, biomass and biofuels;

– Participation in the consultant team in the development of assessment methodology and criteria for project eligibility;

– Evaluation of the submitted proposals and preparation of parts of the report in the sectors: gas (household gasification, national transmission network, virtual gasification) heating and district heating, biomass and biofuels;

– Participation in the consultant team in the development of forms for evaluation of project proposals;

 – Provision of application forms and supporting the consulting team for financial and economic justification of the projects and preparation of the financial part of the project identification sheets for the selected projects.