Country Report

Report on the First Thematic Workshop and Policy Roundtable of the Latvian Country Desk

The combined first Thematic Workshop and Policy Lab of the Latvian Stakeholder Desk was held on 17th June 2021. The event included two parts:

  1. In the first part (Policy Lab) the event had took a closer look at the on-going transposition of REDII and IEMD in Latvia and the challenges of legal framework development regarding RECs. The Policy Lab served as an interface between COME RES and actual policy formulation process in Latvia and facilitated a policy dialogue with policy makers.
  2. The second part of the event dealt with the REC potential in Latvia and challenges of fulfilling this potential and providing a contribution to meeting national renewable energy targets.

The event was organized by the LEIF and IPE. The extended group of stakeholders was invited to participate in the event. In total, 33 participants attended.

Publication Date: 13 Jul 2021

Author: Aija Zučika (Latvian Environmental Investment Fund), Ivars Kudreņickis, Gaidis Klāvs (Institute of Physical Energy)