The Ural Centre for Energy Efficiency and Environment
The Ural Centre for Energy Efficiency and Environment was founded on the basis of the Energy Centre TACIS that worked in Yekaterinburg since 1995 and was registered in 1999.
Currently UCEE is the member of the International Academy of Sciences of Ecology, Human and Nature Safety (Saint Petersburg).
1.  One of the most competitive advantages of UCEE is that we use the integrated approach for conducting energy audits. The core of such integrated approach is the following:
- energy audit and formation of the fuel and energy balance
- working out the energy savings program and greenhouse gases inventory
- identification of the most efficient energy saving projects
- development and promotion of investment projects
- attraction of investments including carbon ones.
2. UCEE is accredited as an auditing company to the Interregional Association “Energy Efficiency and Standardization”. Our company is included into the self-regulatory organization (SRO) "Soyuz Energoeffektivnost".
3.  For realization of some projects UCEE acts as the general contractor engaging other research and design organizations.
4. UCEE owns the Laboratory of Industrial Environment and Working Conditions Assessment that is accredited to the Analytical Laboratories (Centres) Accreditation System at the Federal Agency on Technical Regulation and Metrology. UCEE is included into the register of accredited organizations offering the services in the labour protection sphere according to which we have a right to perform workplace attestation.
5. UCEE has wide experience in energy inspections in engineering, metallurgy, oil-and-gas, fuel, light and food industry, and agriculture. Our company has also experience in energy inspections of municipal formations.
6. UCEE research library accounts more than 1000 items. UCEE also possesses electronic data bases .
7. UCEE cooperates with the Ural Federal University by the name of the first President of Russia Boris Yeltsyn. Some employees of the company are also lecturers at the university.
UCEE recommended itself as a competent company in the spheres of energy efficiency and environment.
UCEE staff consists of high qualified experts including 1 doctor of economical sciences, 3 candidates of sciences (physical and mathematical, economical, technical chemical sciences), engineers, environmental specialists.
UCEE staff trained in energy and environmental auditing, development of business plans and investment projects within the frames of TACIS program.
UCEE takes active part in scientific conferences and educational workshops devoted to the Kyoto Protocol. Among educational workshops on climate change we would like to mention the ones which were organized by the Institute of Global Climate and Ecology (IGCE) that oficially represents Russia in the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).
On the basis of UCEE working materials we published 11 monographies and teachware, printed more than 40 publications, received 2 patents.
|The Ural Centre for Energy Efficiency and Environment
Address: Mira St., 23, office 227, Yekaterinburg, Russia, 620049
Tel./Fax: +7 343 374-15-74, 374-15-76, 374-48-52, 374-16-42
Web-page: : http://www.ucee.ru/eng