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).

Resources

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Knowledge exchange

Open EI LEDS Gateway

November 20, 2016

This site provides an introductory explanation as well as a summary of the LEDS decision-making and implementation process to assist those beginning a LEDS process in understanding not only the process but the expectations, goals and outcomes to pursue.

LEDS Newsletter

Issue3: The first LEDS-EEP webinar series continues!

September 19, 2017

This week, the LEDS-EEP continues its webinar programme series on “Tools and Methodologies for Municipal and Regional Sustainable Energy Planning”...

Trainings and webinars

Overview of the EU experience on Regional Energy Planning

November 2, 2017

Pavel Manchev outlines REP and the general practices, examples and key findings across the EU.

News and Events