Bahrain is an important non-OPEC member oil and natural gas producer in the region. Still, the country import fossil fuels to meet its domestic energy needs, which are entirely based on fossil fuels. Bahrain is planning to increase its electricity generating capacity, which is currently entirely fossil fuel fired. The government is making efforts to integrate more renewable energy in its energy mix, and aims to achieve 5% of electricity generation from renewable energy resources by 2030. Bahrain is equally in the process of developing a NEEAP.

Bahrain is a RCREEE member state since 2008.

Bahrain Country Profile:

Bahrain energy profile provides a brief analysis of Bahrain’s Renewable Energy (RE) market in the year 2012. It studies Bahrain’s RE market capacity, targets, regulations, and investments. Besides, a brief analysis of Bahrain’s Energy Efficiency targets, regulations and measures is also provided.


Renewable Energy Profile


Energy Efficiency Profile