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February 2, 2018- Beirut: Under its first Power Purchase Agreement (PPA), Lebanon’s government agreed to purchase 200 megawatts (MW) in total from three Lebanese companies that plan to generate power from wind turbines, namely Hawa Akkar, Lebanon Wind Power and Sustainable Akkar. The Lebanese Center for Energy Conservation (LCEC) and RCREEE...
Cairo- February 2018: According to the newly released study estimations, Renewable Energy (RE) and Energy Efficiency (EE) generated the income of more than 8,800 individuals in 2016 and under the right framework conditions; it can increase to 65,000 by 2030 in Egypt. The new report developed in cooperation with the Deutsche Gesellschaft für...
Jan 31, 2018, Barcelona: Under the umbrella of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) and the European commission in the field of sustainable energy, the Kingdom of the Netherlands signed a cooperation partnership with the Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE). The partnership focuses on conducting a “high level...
In the framework of the Arab Energy Efficiency Day organized on 21 May by the Energy Department - Economic Sector - the General Secretariat of the League of Arab States. The Energy Department announces the 2018 competition on "The best practices and measures to improve energy efficiency in Air Conditioning”. The deadline for accepting applications...
The Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency in collaboration with the World Bank published a study to assess the status of solar PV in Yemen and its development in recent years. The study included several important points that reflect the real situation of the solar PV market and the unprecedented prosperity in its spread. This...
On December 6, A delegation from RCREEE led by Ahmed Badr, RCREEE Executive Director, met with H.E. Khaled Kaddour, Tunisian Minister of Industry, Energy and Mines to discuss RCREEE role in the region and future cooperation opportunities with Tunisia. During the meeting, Ahmed Badr and H.E Khaled Kaddour discussed the latest global and...
On November 2, 2017, the Lebanese Council of Ministers approved three licenses for the production of wind power in Akkar Governorate, the wind power plants will be implemented by Lebanon Wind Power, Hawa Akkar S.A.L and Sustainable Akkar. The three companies have agreed to sell the produced electricity for 11.3 cents per kilowatt hour.  In...
Cairo, Egypt- December 3, 2017: The Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE) welcomed with great honor, a delegation from Republic of Yemen headed by H.E the minister of Electricity and Energy in Yemen, Eng. Abdullah Al-Akwa. The delegation composed from Yemen Ambassador in Egypt, Dr. Mohammed Ali Maram, the...
After launching the first program of its kind, we are proud to announce the certification of 17 energy management professional in the program first round. Introduced by RCREEE, the program was endorsed by the Executive Bureau of the Arab Ministerial Council of Electricity endorsed during their 32nd session on 31 May 2016...
November 13,2017- Cairo:  RCREEE signs 750,000 USD contract to design and manage environmental and social actions plans for three solar PV power plants in Benban district, Aswan governorate in Egypt . As ACCIONA plans to construct 03 PV power plants in Benban with total capacity of 150 MW, RCREEE will support by handling the environmental...

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