Event

Regional Conference on Renewable Energy Development in the Countries of Central Asia and CIS

This Conference will review the results and lessons learned by the UN Development Programme (UNDP)/Global Environment Facility (GEF) project on the development of a wind power market in Kazakhstan, including development of a legal framework and state regulation of renewable energy, development of local capacity while implementing wind parks projects, support in developing first projects, results achieved, experience and lessons learned during project implementation. Participants will have an opportunity to share views and experience in the development of renewable energy in Central Asia, and to develop recommendations on policies and cooperation in the field of renewables. The conference is organized by the Ministry of Industry and New Technologies, the Ministry of Environment, the Kazakhstan Electricity Association (KEA) and UNDP Kazakhstan.  

dates: 12-13 May 2011   location: Astana, Kazakhstan   contact: Leilya Absemetova   phone: +7-7172-79-73-97   fax: +7-7172-79-73-98   e-mail: labsemetova@gmail.com   www: http://www.undp.kz/en/articles/1/93.jsp