The launch of the MEDSOLAR project
The UNDP launched the MEDSOLAR project on the 24 September 2013 in a workshop in Beirut attended by over 60 professionals and stakeholders, including the representative of the Ministry of Energy and Water, Mr. Karim Osseiran (Power Generation Advisor to the Ministry of Energy and Water), the representative of the EU, Mr. Cyril Dewaleyne, Program Manager for
Infrastructure, Water and Energy, Sustainable Development Section, and Mr. Luca Renda, UNDP Country Director. The project Machrek Energy Development- Solar (MED-Solar) is implemented under the ENPI CBC Mediterranean Sea Basin Programme. MEDSOLAR aims at the promotion and implementation of innovative technologies and know-how transfer in the field of solar energy, particularly PV systems.