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Report on the results of
VI International Trade Fair
Energy Efficiency. Renewable Energy ’2013

The VI International Trade Fair "Energy Efficiency. Renewable Energy ’2013" and the V International Investment Business Forum on Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy were held in the territory of the International Exhibition Centre (Brovarsky Ave., 15, metro station "Livoberezhna") in Kyiv from 5 to 8 of November. These are the key events in the efficient use of energy resources, renewable energy and alternative fuels.

Organizer of the events:
- State Agency on Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving of Ukraine
Co-organizer:
- International Exhibition Centre Ltd. (IEC)
Branch partner:
- Ukrainian Wind Energy Association

The State Agency on Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving of Ukraine, implementing the policy of renewable energy and energy efficiency development, aims to establish the continuous dialogue with the leading players in the domestic and global markets, whose activities are concentrated in this area. That's why the sixth time in the territory of the largest exhibition center in Ukraine the exhibition "Energy Efficiency. Renewable Energy" and the Business Forum have been held for professional society, investors and a wide range of experts. The heads of the state and executive authority, leaders of the branch, scientists, the representatives of business, investors and experts from countries of the near and far abroad take part in these events every year.

On the 5th of November in the territory of the International Exhibition Centre there was the official opening of the V International Investment Business Forum on Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy and the VI International Trade Fair "Energy Efficiency. Renewable Energy ’2013".

The official opening ceremony was attended by:
- Head of the State Agency on Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving of Ukraine Mykola Pashkevych
- Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Finland to Ukraine Arja Makkonen
- Head of the aid programs "Energy, Transport and Environment" of the European Union to Ukraine Walter Tretton

And other honored guests: the heads of the specialized institutions and departments, central executive bodies, local authorities, representatives of scientific and international organizations. After the opening honored guests viewed the exhibition with total area more than 2500 sq.m.

Today the exhibition "Energy Efficiency. Renewable Energy" confidently takes the leading position of the professional event in Ukraine. It unites a considerable number of professionals and demonstrates the best practices in the sphere of renewable energy and energy efficiency. In 2013 about 99 domestic and foreign companies from 10 countries presented innovations and equipment in the field of wind, solar and geothermal energy, advanced energy-saving technologies used in almost all sectors of the Ukrainian economy.

For the first time at the exhibition the following foreign exhibitors that focus on cooperation with Ukraine presented their products and services: the German company GEO - NET UMWELTCONSULTING GMBH (provision of services in the field of wind energy), the company from Poland GEM - EKO RAFAL ROGOWSKI (the manufacturer of briquetting presses), the Czech firm GESS - CZ (the manufacturer of the turbines for small hydro power plants), as well as the plants for the production of boiler equipment from Russia - "Plant of the Boiler Equipment" and from Belarus - "Belkotlomash".

At the exhibition the leading enterprises of renewable energy market presented its projects, developments and production: "Activ Solar" (Ukraine - Austria) - the company engaged in the construction of solar power plants, "ATMOSFERA.UA" (the distributor of the equipment in the field of renewable energy), "Alista" (the distributor of photovoltaic modules, inverters, controllers), "Gresa - Group" (the producer of wind turbines, solar modules, household water heaters), "Helios Strategy" (Ukraine - France) - photovoltaic equipment distributor, "Kvazar" (the biggest producer of PV-products in the market of Ukraine and Eastern Europe), "NTT Energy" (the manufacturer of solar power plants), "Peredovy Technologii" (the manufacturer of anchorages for solar panels), "Fuhrlaender Windtechnology" - the only Ukrainian manufacturer of wind turbines of multi megawatt class), "Chance - Dragstor" (distributor of geothermal heating systems Lampoassa), etc.

In 2013, at the exhibition the direction of alternative fuels and equipment for its production was widely represented. The following companies presented the advances in this area: "Altgas" (the producer of biofuel briquettes), "Vin - Peleta" (biofuels), "Danico" (the realizer of shave cutters), "Salix Energy" (in the field of bioenergy products), etc.

In the field of autonomous energy sources foreign and Ukrainian producers presented their products: Polytechnik Luft - Und Feuerungstechnik GmbH (Austria) – the manufacturer of boilers for wood waste and biomass, "Bud - Imperial" (the producer of solid fuel boilers "ANKOT"), "Lugansk Plant of Heat Engineering Equipment "Lugaterm" (the producer of automatic industrial boilers for solid fuels), "Metalist" (the manufacturer of solid fuel boilers) and many others.

The wide range of modern samples of energy efficient equipment and technologies, innovative technical solutions was demonstrated by the well-known companies: "BelOMO Holding" (Belorus) - development and manufacturing of energy saving lamps, "REK" (LED lighting manufacturer), "Spetsservice 2006" (production of LED lamps iLED™), "Stream - Niche Technology" (design, serial production and implementation of certified energy - efficient burners of the type SNT), "UkrESCO" (energy saving projects), "Ecolight Ukraine" (the supplier of LED fixtures and lamps produced in Russia under the brand ECOLIGHT), "EKOLED Ukraine" (the representative of the Lithuanian company Ekoled, the manufacturer of lighting constructions), etc.

Guests from Belarus, who presented "Vitebsk Regional Marketing Center" offered to the attention of visitors the energy saving projects and developments of the companies from Vitebsk Region.

The business program of the International Investment Business Forum has become the effective platform for the establishment of the productive dialogue and partnership between business and government, investors and manufacturers, domestic and international experts, financial institutions. This year's Business Forum brought together more than 1055 participants from all regions of Ukraine and abroad from 11 countries (Austria, Belarus, Germany, Spain, Italy, China, Poland, Russia, Turkey, Finland, Czech Republic).

According to the questioning of visitors and exhibitors of the exhibition "Energy Efficiency. Renewable Energy" the main statistical parameters that demonstrate the positive dynamics of the exhibition project development were determined.

ANALYTICAL REPORT

Geography of Visitors by Countries

Geography of visitors by countries

%

Ukraine

86

CIS (Belarus, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Russia)

7

Foreign countries (Austria, China, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Georgia, Greece, Italy, Norway, Poland, Spain, Turkey)

5

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Geography of Visitors by Ukrainian Regions

Geography of visitors by Ukrainian regions

%

Kyiv and Kyiv region

71

Central/North Region: Cherkasy, Chernihiv, Poltava, Sumy, Vinnytsa, Zhytomyr

9

Central/South region: Kirovograd, Kherson, Mykolaiv, Odesa regions, the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, Sevadtopol city

5

West Region: Chernivtsi, Ivano-Frankivsk, Khmelnytsky, Lviv, Rivne, Ternopil, Zakarpattya, Volyn

7

East Region: Dnipropetrovsk, Donetsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Zaporizhzhya

8

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Type of Company’s Activity

Company’s activity

%

Manufacturer

41

Importer, distributor, dealer

26

Service

22

Other

11

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Position Structure of Visitors

Position

%

Top executive

42

Subdivision manager

25

Specialist

19

Technical staff

5

Scientific officer

6

Other

3

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Field of the Company’s Activity

Company’s activity

%

Company’s activity

%

Power engineering and heat supply

39

Water industry

2

Oil and gas industry

4

Transport

3

Engineering

2

Woodworking

11

Mining industry

2

State authorities

7

Building and planning

11

Scientific and educational institutions

2

Agroindustrial complex

8

Public organizations

2

Metalworking

4

Other

3

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Topics Which Were Interesting for Visitors

Topics

%

Alternative types of fuel

23

Solar panels, collectors

21

Energy-saving lighting

15

Boiler equipment

14

Wind turbines

13

Heat transfer equipment

8

Other

6

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Exhibitors’ Predictions Concerning Participation in the Exhibitions of 2014
(Results after Questioning)

Participation in the next year

Rather yes,
than no (%)

Rather no,
than yes (%)

No (%)

94

4

2

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