“Energy Communities: Operational and functional needs"
Regarding energy communities there are still issues under discussion such as the legal framework of this entity, policy dimension, definition of the network charges and remuneration, terms of participation in the market etc. Τhe workshop covers most of the open issues of energy community concept under the prism of different key players of the modern energy sector. To this direction, European funded projects such as PANTERA, PEGASOS&InteGRIDy contribute in the agenda by sharing their results and vision on energy communities and get valuable feedback to elaborate in the next. At the end of the day, a more clear understanding of the potential opportunities of the Energy Communities that may contribute to the EU climate and nation-wide energy objectives will be achieved. Also, EUREC&EERA JP smart grids will be having their steering committee meetings before&after the workshop in Nicosia as well. So, their members will greatly get involved and contribute in .