Prishtina, 20 January 2011 Today a preparatory meeting was held, attended by representatives of energy institutions and enterprises, to initiate the compilation of the annual report related to the progress in the implementation of the Kosovo Energy Strategy Implementation Programme.
In the opening remarks, the Head of the Strategy Division, Mr. Besim Veselaj, underlined the need for cooperation among all energy sector stakeholders in the preparation of this Report.
A presentation on the compilation of this report was made by Mr. Adnan Preniqi, elaborating the legal and procedural aspects of this Report compilation process, as well as the timelines to be adhered to.
After the necessary clarifications and information-exchange, it was decided that all present at the meeting would receive by 01.02.2011 a Report table form, which should be completed and submitted to MEM for further processing. In accordance with the legal requirements, MEM will finalize the 2010 Progress Report by end-February 2011.
Otherwise, according to Article 4.7 of the Law on Energy 03/L-184, the Ministry of Energy and Mining is obligated to prepare an annual report on the progress achieved in the implementation of the Kosovo Energy Strategy Implementation Programme, respectively the Kosovo Energy Strategy 2009-2018, and to present it to the Government of the Republic of Kosovo.