Country profile



General Statistics:

  • Population: 7.19 million (2011 Census of Population)
  • GDP: US$36.5 billion (2015, World Bank estimate)
  • Energy use per capita: 290,920 Kg of oil, 2013.
  • Greenhouse gas emissions: 66.3 million metric tons gross emissions in 1998 (57.7 million metric tons net, accounting for LULUCF), on a carbon-dioxide equivalent basis.

Important Initiatives related to Climate Change:

INDC: In its Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC), submitted to the UNFCCC in 2015, the Republic of Serbia expressed its willingness to achieve a 9.8% percent reduction in greenhouse gas reductions below its 1990 levels by the year 2030. The text of Serbia’s INDC can be viewed here.

NEEAP: The Republic of Serbia has produced its Second National Energy Efficiency Action Plan (NEEAP) in 2013. The Action Plan may be found here.


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Trainings and webinars

The multEE project: Facilitating multi-level governance for Energy Efficiency through data collection process

February 28, 2018

LEDS-EEP and MACEF present this webinar on the multEE project for implementing energy efficiency policy planning

Libraries and Reports

Electricity regulation in the Chinese national emissions trading scheme (ETS): lessons for carbon leakage and linkage with the EU ETS

April 3, 2018

The paper emphasises the major challenge to climate change mitigation in the form of carbon leakage from the electricity sector


Local Energy Efficiency Self-Scoring Tool, Version 3.0

September 19, 2017

This updated version of the Local Energy Efficiency Self-Scoring Tool lets you score any community’s energy efficiency efforts using ACEEE's metrics.

News and Events