Mr. Vjekoslav Bevanda, Chairman of the Council of Ministers of Bosnia and
Prime Minister Bevanda underlined that the membership of
The Secretariat, which is presently preparing its annual implementation report, clarified details on the latest developments in all energy subsectors with particular focus on electricity and gas. Further, it acknowledged the adoption of the new State aid law. The Secretariat also took note of the regulators’ work on eligibility methodology at the entity level. The planned adoption of the 2009 EU Renewable Energy Directive on Energy Community level and the consequences for
“There are certainly open issues to be further followed on substance. This concerns inter alia in concrete the gas legislative framework, the regulators’ status and competences, etc. In this relation, we acknowledge and respect the specificities of the country, where in the energy field some decisions on state level depend on the decisions, taken by the entities. However, our communication with MOFTER and the other institutions with competences in the energy field are excellent and we are looking together for solutions in line with the Energy Community acquis. Besides, Minister Sarovic already announced his initiative for strengthening the coordination formats between the state and entity level authorities, which we certainly welcome”, stated in conclusion Mr. Slavtcho Neykov, Director of the Energy Community Secretariat.