On August 17, State Agency on Energy Efficiency (SAEE) of Ukraine and the Ministry of Energy and Industry of UAE signed a memorandum about mutual understanding in the field of energy efficiency and renewable energy. The Office of Communications and Public Relations of SAEE reports.
It is expected that the sides will exchange their experiences and promote the realization of joint investment projects in energy efficiency, clean energy, and recycling.
It is noted that the UAE is famous for its considerable oil and gas resources but the country has taken a course towards the development of the clean energy. The strategical plan of UAE is to achieve at least 44 percent of the clean energy in the energy mix by the end of 2050. In particular, a solar park is being built near Dubai city, which has to become the largest in the world.
Moreover, the International Renewable Energy Agency based in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
Reportedly, the Ukrainian Parliament adopted a law on Ukraine's accession to the charter of the renewable energy agency IRENA on December 5, 2017. 254 MPs voted positively.