SHAMCI Network Meeting

RCREEEE in coordination with the Egyptian New and Renewable Energy Authority (NREA) will hold SHAMCI network annual meeting on 20-21 March 2019 in Cairo, Egypt.

The members of the network will discuss SHAMCI program latest updates and progress of SHAMCI implementation at the national level in the Arab countries. Besides, the meeting will present the Egyptian case issuing the first SHAMCI quality scheme.

Attendees represent certification and standardization bodies, testing facilities, energy ministries and agencies, as well as manufacturers and experts in the field of solar thermal energy and quality from various Arab countries.

About SHAMCI program

The Solar Heating Arab Mark and Certification Initiative (SHAMCI) is the first Arab certification scheme for solar thermal products and services in the Arab region. The project provides a regional industrial and regulatory compliance framework for policy makers, industrial sector, and end-consumers. Inspired by the Solar Keymark, SAHMCI is built around specific characteristics and needs of Arab states in the Middle East and North Africa. The project promotes adopting standard quality measures, accreditation systems and quality labels across the Arab region. More details: