Country profile

Montenegro

Montenegro

General Statistics:

  • Population: 620 thousand (2011 Census)
  • GDP: US$4.0 billion (2015, World Bank estimate)
  • Greenhouse Gas Emissions: 5.3 million metric tons gross emissions in 2003, on a carbon-dioxide equivalent basis.
  • Energy use per capita: 231,140 Kg of oil, 2013.

Important Initiatives related to Climate Change:

INDC: In its Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC), submitted to the UNFCCC in 2015, Montenegro set a target of reducing emissions 30% below 1990 levels by 2030. The text of Montenegro’s INDC can be downloaded here.

NEEAP: Montenegro has produced its National Energy Efficiency Action Plan. The Action Plan may be found here.

Resources

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Libraries and Reports

USAID LEDS Global Climate Change Reports, Results and Data

November 20, 2016

In addition to providing reports, results and data from USAID projects, this site also contains related discussions that LEDS practitioners will find useful.

Trainings and webinars

Exploring integrated energy action plans for a sustainable transition in the InSMART project

October 26, 2017

Alessandro Chiodi, Rocco De Miglio and Luís Dias present how the InSMART methodology was used in the cities of Cesena, Nottingham and Évora.

Tools

LEDS GP Low Emission Transport Toolkit

May 24, 2017

This toolkit helps users navigate a variety of resources to identify the most effective tools to build and implement low emission development strategies (LEDS) for the transport sector.

News and Events