Date: 29. Dec. 2023. - Notices

At the meeting of the Ministerial Council of the Energy Community in Vienna, BiH took presidency of the Energy Community

The General Director of the Independent System Operator in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Nemanja Pandurević, participated on December 14th, 2023 participated in the 21st meeting of the Ministerial Council of the Energy Community in Vienna. As the Head of the delegation, Director Pandurević led the delegation from Bosnia and Herzegovina, which also included the Minister of Energy and Mining of Republika Srpska, Petar Đokić, the Minister of Energy, Mining, and Industry of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Vedran Lakić, and the Head of the Department for Primary Energy at the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Relations of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Branka Knežević.
On this occasion, Bosnia and Herzegovina took over the presidency of the Energy Community in 2024. General Director Pandurević emphasized that during the presidency, Bosnia and Herzegovina will make efforts to implement activities and priorities such as:

  • adoption of final integrated national energy and climate plans
  • close coordination of activities supporting decarbonization
  • intensification of waves of renovating existing buildings
  • implementation of a regional guarantee system
  • further steps towards the integration of the electricity market between contracting parties and the EU
  • progress in the discussion on a coordinated approach to the exemption from CBAM;

as well as other challenging obligations, respecting and acknowledging the right of our citizens to a secure, stable, and affordable energy supply.