Baku will host 13th conference on investments and energy regulation of the Energy Regulators Regional Association (ERRA) late this month.
According to Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Economy and Industry, the annual conference will be attended by 200 experts from more than 30 countries.
The conference will see Azerbaijan`s Tariff (Price) Council present its experience of regulation and national approaches to tariff regulation of alternative energy.
This year the conference is to focus on such major issues as energy industry in Azerbaijan, security of energy supply, challenges of renewable penetration, water utility regulation - as a new task for multi-sector utility regulators, and empowerment of customers in energy markets.
The ERRA is a voluntary organization of independent energy regulatory bodies primarily from the Central European and Eurasian regions, with affiliates from Africa, Asia and the Middle East and the United States.