Country profile



General Statistics:

  • Population: 48.5 million (2001 Ukraine Census).
  • GDP: US$90.6 billion (2015, World Bank estimate)
  • Greenhouse Gas Emissions: 403 million metric tons gross emissions in 1998 (375 million metric tons net, accounting for LULUCF), on a carbon-dioxide equivalent basis.
  • Energy Use: Energy use per capita: 357,42 Kg of oil 2013

Important Initiatives related to Climate Change:

INDC: In its Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC), submitted to the UNFCCC in 2015, Ukraine set a target of reducing emissions 40% below 1990 levels by 2030. The text of Ukraine’s INDC can be viewed here.

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


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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

EEP REAL: Remote Expert Assistance on LEDS

March 20, 2018

LEDS-EEP and LEDS GP present the REAL technical assistance: a no-cost expert advisory service for LEDS-EEP members.

Knowledge exchange

UNEP Guide for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Laws

November 20, 2016

The Guide describes the key legal issues associated with efficiency and renewable energy resource.

News and Events