PUBLIC PROCUREMENT OF ’GREEN’ ENERGY IN THE CONTEXT OF UKRAINE’S INTEGRATION PROCESSES TO THE EU AND THE WTO

Author

, PhD in Law, Academic Secretary, Ukraine, Kyiv

In heading

Law;

Signed print

10.06.2019

Issues number

2019 - № 2 (37)

Page

130-155

Type of articles

Scientific article

Code UDK

346.546

ISSN print

2411-5584

Abstract

The article is dedicated to the peculiarities of public procurement of “green”energy within the obligations of Ukraine to the EU and the WTO. The author gives special consideration to the debatable aspects of the use of requirements for the purchase of electricity from renewable sources in the technical specifications, which in international trade can lead to discrimination, since “green” electricity and electricity from traditional sources are different only in the methods and processes of its production, but are the same at the stage of consumption. The author makes suggestions on the implementation of public procurement of “green” electricity in Ukraine, taking into account the requirements of the obligations to the EU and the WTO.

Keywords

public procurement, electricity from renewable sources, technical specifications, environmental protection, EU-Ukraine Association Agreement, WTO Government Procurement Agreement.

Reviewer

External reviewer

Article in PDF

130-155

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Code DOI

10.31359/2411-5584-2019-37-2-130

24.05.2019