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.

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Libraries and Reports

Low Emission Strategies Planning and Guidance Resources

November 20, 2016

These resources include guidance documents and tools from a UK-based source on low-emissions strategies.

Knowledge exchange

LEDS GP Resource guide for NDC finance

January 10, 2018

This Resource guide for NDC finance presents a curated selection of resources on a range of topics around finance for NDCs and LEDS.

Libraries and Reports

Fossil CO2 & GHG emissions of all world countries

November 7, 2017

This publication provides a fact sheet with time series of GHG emissions from most anthropogenic activities

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