Monitoring and verification of contract activities under procedure “Energy Efficiency and Green Economy”

Verification Assistant in cooperation with KPMG-Bulgaria under Project „Monitoring and Verification of contract activities under procedure „Energy Efficiency and Green Economy” Project  BG161PO003-5.0.01-0003 „Efficient Management  of Operational Programs „Development of the Competitiveness of the Bulgarian Economy” 2007 – 2013”, implemented under Axe 5 “Technical Support” of the Operational Program and co-funded by the European Fund for Regional Development of European Union” and the State Budget of the Republic of Bulgaria – Contractor „General Directorate “European Funds for Competitiveness” at the Ministry of Economy

  • Verification and site visit – more than 430 contracts;
  • Update of the List of Eligible Material and Equipment(LEME);

Multi-beneficiary Programme on the Energy Efficiency Finance Facility for Bulgaria, Romania and Croatia (EEFF) – ProCredit Bank

Multi-beneficiary Programme on the Energy Efficiency Finance Facility for Bulgaria, Romania and Croatia (EEFF) – ProCredit Bank: Energy Efficiency in the Industry Sector in Bulgaria – Grontmi Carl Bro / Integration, German Bank for Reconstruction (KfW) and ProCredit Bank, Bulgaria, INTEGRATION, Environment & Energy GmbH – Germany

  • Assessment of eligibility of the projects; 
  • Verification of achieved energy efficiency results;
  • Training of energy auditors/bank management staff & personnel in international best practices and the EU-EEFF programme criteria;
  • Type of projects:
    • Energy efficiency projects, including: Energy efficiency measures in buildings and industrial systems;
    • Renewable energy projects, including the following technologies: biomass energy production, solar installations for domestic hot water and PV;

Renewable Energy Training Course of the European Commission representatives, Luxembourg

Renewable energy sources training course for the representatives of the European Commission – European Commission, Luxembourg

  • Renewable energy sources and technologies; 
  • Application of renewable energy technologies;
  • Resource assessment; 
  • Policies, instruments and incentives for the development of renewable energy sector; 
  • Opportunities for GHG emissions reductions, while utilizing renewable energy technologies.

Audit of Gamesa’s Wind turbines, according to Bulgarian Standarts and Law

Audit of Gamesa’s Wind turbines, according to Bulgarian Standarts and Law – Gamesa Innovation and Technology, S.L. Unipersonal Inc. – Spain

  • Site visit;
  • Review of Bulgarian standards and legislation, including:
    • Grid connection;
    • Inspection of Gamesa wind turbines; 
    • Low and medium voltage installation;
    • Wind turbine certification and components;
    • Civil work and structure;
    • Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA); 
    • Beacon and aviation;
  • Preparation and update of reports.

Development of computer based model for assessment of RES potential in Stara Zagora

Development of computer model for assessment of renewable energy potential and training of municipal experts under OP “Regional Development” 2007-2013 – Project “European co-operation for European prosperity” BG161PO001/4.2-01/2008/011 – Stara Zagora Chamber of Commerce

  • Development methodology and software for assessment of the renewable energy potential for the territory of Stara Zagora Region;
  • Development of guidelines; 
  • Organization of two-day training course of municipal representatives;
  • Data collection;
  • Analysis of the renewable energy potential in the pilot municipalities, situated in Stara Zagora Region – Stara Zagora, Muglij, Gurkovo, Nikolaevo, Kazanluk, Pavel Bania, Chirpan, Bratia Daskalovi, Radnevo, Gulubovo, Opan.