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On the 21st May, 2013, the Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE) has published brief studies on its member states’ renewable energy and energy efficiency market. RCREEE’s thirteen Arab member states were ranked on fixed dimensions that include investments, institutional capacity, electricity pricing, future...
The “Arab Energy Efficiency Day” is a pan-Arab initiative that aims to raise the awareness of energy efficiency practices and technologies in the Arab region. The Arab Ministerial Council for Electricity at the League of Arab States (LAS) sets strategic goals to enhance Arab cooperation in the fields of transmitting, ...
May 8-9, 2013, in an attempt to promote RE & EE knowledge exchange among Arab countries, RCREEE organized a knowledge exchange mission for two days to Lebanon, where experts from Egypt and Lebanon shared experiences on several important topics. In the mission’s first day, a delegation from the Egyptian Ministry of Electricity and...
RCREEE is in the process of launching two regional index reports for renewable energy efficiency in the Arab region. In these reports we would like to include pictures/photos of renewable energy and energy efficiency projects from the region in order to promote and raise more awareness about the sustainable energy initiatives in the region....
On 16th and 17th of April, 2013 the Renewable Energy Authority of Libya (REAOL) and the World Bank organized a workshop on the Renewable Energies and Energy Efficiency in Tripoli, Libya. The workshop aimed at promoting the integration of renewable energy technologies (solar and wind) with the National Electricity System of Libya,...
The Lebanese Ministry of Energy and Water has started working on the country’s renewable energy strategy. The strategy is developed based on the Arab Renewable Energy Guidelines prepared by the League of Arab States (LAS) and the Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency RCREEE. It will be developed in a joint effort between the...
15-16 April 2013, RCREEE in close co-ordination with International Energy Agency (IEA)and League of Arab States (LAS) with financial support from European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)organized” The Energy Efficiency Policies Dialogue Workshop for the SEMED/Arab Region”. The workshop was held in at the Crown Plaza...
With a great pleasure, RCREEE hosted a group of students from the International Institute for Industrial Environmental Economic (IIIEE) at Lund University for one week this month. The group helped RCREEE in assessing  the Egyptian Solar Water Heater (SWH) industry readiness to adopt SHAMCI certification...
RCREEE is pleased to announce the release of 2012 annual report. In 2012, we were able to launch the first quantitative energy efficiency baseline for thirteen Arab states in cooperating with Plan Bleu and MED-ENEC. We also started a regional internship program targeting top talents from all over the Arab world to offer a hands-on experience in...
On March 6, 2013, the World Bank organized a video conference on ”How to Develop a NAMA ” in cooperation with RCREEE, UNEP Risoe Center, and Perspectives Climate Change  under  MENA Network on Low Carbon Development for Inclusive Growth initiative. The video conference  featured presentations on NAMA concepts and...

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