UNDP signs agreement with ministry of energy

24 Jan 2014

image UNDP Lebanon - UNDP signs new project with ministry of Energy

On 24 January 2014, the Ministry of Energy and Water represented by H.E. Mr. Gibran Bassil and the United Nations Development Programme represented by Mr. Luca Renda, Country Director signed a new project entitled “Decentralised Renewable Energy Power Generation.

This project is funded by the Global Environment Facility (GEF) and aims at promoting renewable energy for the Lebanese industrial sector.

The project will coordinate with several stakeholders including Electricité du Liban (EDL), the Central Bank, Association of Lebanese Industrialists, other private sector associations and individuals and others. The signature event was held at the Ministry’s premises and was attended by the media.