Africa/Middle East: Jordan

Workshop on Renewable Energy

Date: September 2011
Location: Amman, Jordan

With support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), members from Jordan’s Electricity Regulatory Commission (ERC) and other energy sector stakeholders in the country met with NARUC experts to discuss clean energy.

As a result of the workshop, participants collaboratively identified next steps for advancing renewable energy in Jordan including: establishing by-laws and regulations to implement Jordan’s 2010 Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Law, developing a legal framework for renewable energy programs, and thinking strategically about stakeholder roles.