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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Libraries and Reports

ICLEI Urban-LEDS Guidance and Tools Library

November 20, 2016

This library focuses on central resources for practitioners beginning LEDS work.

Trainings and webinars

The use of LEAP and simple muni-EIPMP tool for SEAP development and monitoring in Georgian municipalities

October 5, 2017

Anna Sikharulidze presents the Georgian approach in using tools and methodologies for municipal energy planning in Georgia.

Trainings and webinars

The PLANHEAT Tool

November 15, 2017

Stefano Barberis presents the PLANHEAT tool for simulating alternative low carbon and economically sustainable scenarios for heating and cooling.

News and Events