Bioenergy in Ukraine: State of the Art and Prospects for the Development

G. Geletukha & T. Zheliezna
Ukraine has good preconditions for the dynamic development of bioenergy sector. The main drivers for this are permanent rise in prices of traditional energy carriers, first of all natural gas, and big potential of biomass available for energy production. The economic potential is estimated at 19­23 mtoe/yr, and it depends mainly on the annual yield of agricultural crops. Existing law on biofuels and the law on green tariff supports the introduction of bioenergy technologies for...