Panel conference „How to successfully and efficiently realize the fuel switch to biomass for heat generation in public buildings?” was organized by German-Serbian Development Cooperation programme „Development of a sustainable bioenergy market in Serbia“ in Belgrade on the 11th of May 2018.

25 representatives of local government attended the conference. The aim was to exchange experiences and good practice examples of fuel-switch to biomass in public buildings. Central theme of the meeting was experience of the city of Pirot, that is through Public- Private partnership, with the support of GIZ, implemented a program for replacing oil boilers with biomass boilers in four schools. Representatives of the local government of the city of Pirot talked about biggest challenges during and after the implementation of this project.