LebanonApril 25, 2020
MoroccoApril 25, 2020
Libya, a member of OPEC, holds one of the world’s largest crude oil reserves, and is an important natural gas and oil exporter to the world. However, Libya’s fossil fuel sector has been severely hit by the civil war since 2011 and has as of yet not fully recuperated. With oil and gas accounting for 96% of total government revenue, Libya’s economy is heavily dependent on its fossil fuel sector. Total primary energy consumption and installed energy capacity in Libya is 100% based on fossil fuels. Still, domestic electricity demand is outpacing capacity expansion, which is leading to increasing blackouts.
The Libyan government is making efforts to diversify its energy mix and to harness the country’s solar and wind potential. By 2030, Libya aims for 22% of electricity generation to come from renewable energy. Libya is also in the process of implementing its NEEAP.
Libya is a RCREEE member state since 2008.
We are honored to present RCREEE representatives in Libya as follows
|Board of Trustees Member|
Eng. Nasser Alden Albergly
Mr. Mohamed D. Sidon
November 2, 2021: As part of the activities of the second phase of the meetMED project, the Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE),
June 2021: Following the submission of CTCN membership request, RCREEE joins CTCN and its efforts to deliver technology solutions, capacity building and implementation advice to developing