Africa/Middle East: Jordan

Partnership Exchange on Energy Efficiency

Date: September 2012
Location: Amman, Jordan

With support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), experts from NARUC, the Jordan Electricity Regulatory Commission (ERC), and other energy sector stakeholders in Jordan met together to share information and facilitate dialogue on energy efficiency. The activity helped to set the stage to advance EE under the April 2012 Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Law (REEEL) as well as the EE bylaws, currently under consideration.

At the end of the exchange, participants reached a decision to try a pilot projects on energy efficiency to work through challenges on a limited scale before launching country wide programs.