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THE DEADLINE FOR IMPLEMENTATION OF THE PROJECT FOR THE REPLACEMENT OF THE STREET LIGHTING IN LOVECH AND DOYRENTSI HAS BEEN EXTENDED

On 12.09.2022 in the Ministry of Energy the Mayor of Lovech Municipality, Kornelia Marinova, and the Deputy Minister of Energy, Iva Petrova, signed an annex to the Grant Agreement for the project "Energy Efficient Modernization of the Public Outdoor Artificial Lighting Systems of the City of Lovech and Village of Doyrentsi, Municipality of Lovech " under the Programme "Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency and Energy Security", financed by the Norwegian Financial Mechanism. The Annex extends the term of the Agreement from 18 to 25 months in order to ensure the successful completion of the activities under the programme, part of which is the project of the Lovech Municipality to replace the lighting fixtures and build a photovoltaic system for the production of electricity for own needs. The Minister of Energy, Rosen Hristov, was also present at the meeting.

THE REPLACEMENT OF STREEY LIGHYING IN THE CITY OF LOVECH IS MOVING FORWARD

The modernization of the street lighting in the town of Lovech is carried out within the framework of the "Energy Efficient Modernization of the Urban Outdoor Lighting Systems of the City of Lovech and Village of Doyrentsi” project, which is carried out under the Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, Energy Security Programme (RЕЕЕЕС Programme), financed under the  European Economic Area Financial Mechanism 2014-2021 ( EEA Financial Mechanism 2014-2021). The project aims to increase energy efficiency through technological renewal and modernization of outdoor artificial lighting systems in the city of Lovech and the village of Doirentsi, and to improve the living conditions of the population.

PRESS CONFERENCE ON THE LAUNCH OF CONSTRUCTION WORKS

On 01.03.2022 at 10:00 a.m., at the Lovech press centre of the Bulgarian News Agency, a press conference was held for the launch of the construction works for the project “Energy Efficient Modernization of Settlement Systems for Outdoor Artificial Lighting in the town of Lovech and Doyrentsi Village”, Grant Agreement No. BGENERGY-2.001-0101-007/14.03.2021, financed through the Financial Mechanism of the European Economic Area 2014-2021 and implemented under the Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, Energy Security Programme.

The event was attended by Ms. Kornelia Marinova - Mayor of Lovech Municipality, Mr. Morten Pederesen - representative of the project partner MPENERGI AS, Kingdom of Norway, Eng. Matyu Matev - manager of the contracting company for the construction works "Vemat" Ltd. Veliko Tarnovo, the project management team, employees of the municipal administration, media.

A second meeting was held with the Norwegian partner for the project "Energy efficient modernization of settlement systems for outdoor artificial lighting in the town of Lovech and Doyrentsi village”

In the framework of Activity 7 "Exchange of experience, knowledge and good practices between the Municipality of Lovech and MPENERGI AS under the project "Energy efficient modernization of settlement systems for outdoor artificial lighting in the town of Lovech and Doyrentsi village”, Grant Agreement No. BGENERGY-2.001-0101-007 of 14.03.2021, the second of three scheduled workshops for exchange of experience with the partner MPENERGI AS, Kingdom of Norway, was held.