Towards Clean Energy for the Mediterranean: The Role of Regional Integration in Electricity Markets
Towards Clean Energy for the Mediterranean: The Role of Regional Integration in the Electricity Markets
Oct 10, 2017 / Highlight
The Mediterranean region has a key role to play in the implementation of the Paris Agreement (AP) on Climate Change. To achieve the objectives of the Paris agreement, renewable energy must be mobilized on a large scale.
However, a large-scale integration of renewable energy in the electricity systems is a major challenge for...
Information Platform on Concentrating Solar Power in MENA
Oct 06, 2017 / Highlight
The MENA region is rich in solar resources, which harnessed through technologies such as Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) and Thermal Energy Storage (TES) could help countries in the region meet their growing energy needs with clean power. However, some obstacles remain in the implementation of this technology, including lack of...
[Newsletter] MENA Concentrating Solar Power Knowledge Innovation Program: 1st Edition
The Alphabet Soup of Climate Finance: CSP, WACCs and the UNFCCC
Oct 06, 2017 / Blog entry
Most global warming was caused by developed countries, but combatting it is now the work of both developing and developed countries. This fundamental inequality, and how to resolve it, is at the core of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). And of every climate change agreement since then, including of course the...
[Webinar] The Impact of the 9.45 US$ Cents CSP Bid on the MENA Region
Jun 14, 2017 / Highlight
The webinar, taking place online on Tuesday 20th of June, 2017 at 2pm time in Dubai, is free to attend and it is organized by the World Bank MENA CSP Knowledge & Innovation Program. Places are free but limited, offered on a first come first served basis at http://bit.ly/2sJEovn
The recent tender of the CSP project in Dubai DEWA 200 has...
Speech for the Mediterranean Forum on Energy and Climate Change
The Role of the Malta-Italy Interconnector
Market Design for a Low-Carbon Electricity Sector
Why Should the Mediterranean Integrate
From the 2020-package to The Winter Package Which Way Forward for Renewables in Europe?
[Proceedings] EU ‘Clean Energy for All Europeans’ Package Explained to Mediterranean Countries
Regional Integration of Energy Market-Europe and North Africa
The Italy-Tunisia Interconnection
Accelerating the Energy Transition in the Mediterranean Region-Towards a New Sustainable Energy Mix
Overview of Pan-Arab regional energy trading platform (PA-RETP)
Renewable Energy in Egypt
Clean Energy for All Europeans-Proposal
Mediterranean Forum on Electricity and Climate Change
May 04, 2017 / Highlight
[Workshop] EU ‘Clean Energy for All Europeans’ Package Explained to Mediterranean Countries
The Center for Mediterranean Integration (CMI) launched, in November 2015, the Mediterranean Forum on Electricity and Climate Change, a permanent discussion platform among countries, international organisations, regulators and electricity...
[Agenda] Mediterranean Forum on Electricity and Climate Change
Climate Change (Energy & Water)
CMI, Five Themes, Clear Vision
Refugees and Energy Resilience in Jordan
The Mediterranean Under Spotlight at COP22
Jan 12, 2017 / Blog entry
One year ago, we commented that the Mediterranean had a key role to play in the transition from Conference of the Parties 21 (COP21) to COP22. With COP22 now behind us, we can firmly state that the baton was passed successfully from France to Morocco, from North to South just across the Mediterranean, to make COP22 a success comparable to COP21...
Exploring New Solutions Under Extreme Water Scarcity: An Example from Western USA
Greek Experience with Water Management Under Water Scarcity, with Emphasis on Islands
Gestion Intégrée des Eaux Urbaines de la Ville De Marrakech
Desalination Technologies and Economics: CAPEX, OPEX & Technological Game Changers to Come
Cyprus Experience with Desalination and Non-Revenue Water Reduction
The Water: Opportunities and Challenges