Press Release

The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) has approved in August 2014 a US$100,000 grant in support of an internship program for youth to address energy efficiency issues. The grant was extended to the Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE), an organisation based in Cairo who will implement the program. The...
In the framework of the continuous cooperation and coordination between RCREEE and the Lebanese Center for Energy Conservation, led by Mr. Pierre El Khoury, Director of the Lebanese Center and a member of RCREEE Board of Trustees,  RCREEE successfully participated as a partner in the 5th edition of Beirut Energy Forum (BEF 2014), which was held...
The Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE) participated in setting up the new Egyptian pricing scheme for electricity generated from renewable resources for households and private sector companies, known as “Feed-in Tariff” (FiT).  RCREEE was represented by Eng. Maged Mahmoud, Head of Projects and Technical Affairs,...
The Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have launched a new initiative to encourage solar PV integration into diesel-based power systems in member countries throughout the Arab region. The Diesel to Solar (D2S) Initiative is part of RCREEE’s efforts to enable...
Kuwait, Kuwait – 25 August, 2014 – The Board of Trustees of the Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency welcomes Kuwait to its membership, represented through the Ministry of Electricity and Water. Kuwait’s membership brings the total number of members in RCREEE to 15 states joining Algeria, Bahrain, Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq,...
VIENNA, 18 July 2014 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Regional Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE), will enhance collaboration in promoting sustainable energy policies, technologies and solutions in the Arab region.  The two institutions signed a memorandum of understanding in Vienna...

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