Country profile

Macedonia

Macedonia

General Statistics:

  • Population: 2.0 million (2002 Population Census)
  • GDP: US$10.1 billion (2015, World Bank estimate)
  • Greenhouse Gas Emissions: between 10 and 14 million metric tons of carbon-dioxide equivalent emissions over the 2003-2009 period, or approximately 5.6 metric tons per capita.
  • Energy use per capita: 188,860 Kg of oil, 2013.

Important Initiatives related to Climate Change:

INDC: In its Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC), submitted to the UNFCCC in 2015, Macedonia set a target of reducing emissions between 30% and 36% below projected business-as-usual levels by 2030. The text of Macedonia’s INDC can be viewed here.

NEEAP: Macedonia has produced its Third National Energy Efficiency Action Plan in 2017. The Action Plan may be found here (currently only in Macedonian language).

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LEDS Newsletter

Issue6: It’s on to Bonn

November 1, 2017

COP23 is just one week away, and the world’s eyes will be on Bonn, Germany, to see how much progress has been made since the adoption of the Paris ...

Libraries and Reports

Policy instruments for low-carbon development based on work from the EUFP7 project, CECILIA2050

September 19, 2017

This collection of papers contains many of the most important insights from the research undertaken by the different CECILIA2050 project partners.

Libraries and Reports

Energy Efficiency 2017

October 9, 2017

The Energy Efficiency 2017 report is a global tracker examining the trends, indicators, impacts and drivers of energy efficiency progress.

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