Country profile

Armenia

Armenia

General Statistics:

  • Population: 3.0 million (2011 Armenian Census)
  • GDP: US$10.6 billion (2015, World Bank estimate)
  • Greenhouse Gas Emissions: 9.8 million metric tons gross emissions in 2012 (9.3 million metric tons net, accounting for LULUCF), on a carbon-dioxide equivalent basis.
  • Energy use per capita: 135,660 Kg of oil, 2013

Important Initiatives related to Climate Change:

INDC: In its Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC), submitted to the UNFCCC in 2015, Armenia set a target of emitting 663 tons per capita over the 2015-2050 period, equivalent to 5.4 tons per capital based on 1990 population. The text of Armenia’s INDC can be viewed here.

NEEAP: Armenia has produced its National Energy Efficiency Action Plan 2010-2020. The Action Plan may be found here.

Resources

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LEDS Newsletter

Issue8: LEDS platform to keep on growing in 2018

January 22, 2018

With the arrival of 2018, it’s time to get reengaged with the Europe & Eurasia Low Emission Development Strategies Platform (LEDS-EEP).

Libraries and Reports

USAID LEDS Global Climate Change Site

November 20, 2016

This site summarizes the USAID mission with respect to climate change.

Tools

LEDS Energy Toolkit 2.0

November 18, 2016

A collection of leading instruments and methodologies for climate-compatible energy planning, this toolkit offers energy practitioners, policymakers, and experts a quick reference guide to some of the best-established instruments available at no or low cost

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