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.

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Tools

LEDS GP Development Impact Assessment Toolkit

November 20, 2016

This tool has been designed to help identify other tools that best serve the needs of the analysis at hand.

LEDS Newsletter

Issue6: It’s on to Bonn

November 1, 2017

COP23 is just one week away, and the world’s eyes will be on Bonn, Germany, to see how much progress has been made since the adoption of the Paris ...

Trainings and webinars

Long-range Energy Alternatives Planning System (LEAP) for municipal energy sector planning

September 28, 2017

Charles Heaps presents how the municipal energy sector planning can benefit from the range of possibilities LEAP can bring.

News and Events