Current areas of focus on the agenda of the AmCham Romania Energy Committee:
- Promote measures to stimulate investments in the energy sector – review and update of the national legislative and regulatory framework and alignment with the EU framework, increased power generation capacity, distribution and transport and uptake of renewable energy, digitalization of the energy sector & decision-making transparency
- Turn the energy sector into a platform for the relaunch and sustainable growth of the Romanian economy through supporting the transformation of the sector from coal-intensive to green energy, in line with the European Green Deal and alignment with environmental protection imperatives (circular economy/decarbonization)
- Support the consolidation of administrative capacity in the energy sector in view of proper management of policies related to the National Integrated Energy and Climate Change Plan (PNIESC) and of opportunities available under EU funding instruments (e.g. Modernization Fund, Recovery and Resilience funds, Just Transition Fund etc).