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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Knowledge exchange

LEDS GP - Remote Expert Assistance in LEDS

November 20, 2016

The Remote Expert Assistance in LEDS (or REAL) program provides skilled support to those beginning LEDS work.

Tools

WorldScan

November 20, 2016

The WorldScan model seeks to show effects on the world economy.

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.

News and Events