Mediterranean Regulators Lead Discussions on the Future of Gas and Renewable Energy Developments

Mediterranean regulators lead discussions on the future of gas and renewable energy developments

12 November 2019
On 6 November in Brussels, MEDREG held its energy Forum entitled “At the Forefront of Pro-active and Resilient Energy Regulation”, which saw the participation of nearly 80 key energy experts who exchanged on gas and renewable energy developments in the Mediterranean region through a pro-active…
Mediterranean Energy Regulators Association to hold workshop on licensing procedures and electricity storage in Jordan

Mediterranean Energy Regulators Association to hold workshop on licensing procedures and electricity storage in Jordan

06 November 2019
In 2018, MEDREG carried out a peer review to the Energy and Minerals Regulatory Commission (EMRC) on the topic of issuing and managing licensing procedures applied for generation, transmission and distribution, including licenses for the commerce and self-consumption of renewable energy sources.…
EU and partners take work of African Renewable Energy Initiative forward

EU and partners take work of African Renewable Energy Initiative forward

04 November 2019
The African Renewable Energy Initiative (AREI) and the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) hosted a two-day meeting in Paris last week, with a focus on how the private sector can help boost renewable energy investments in Africa. The EU co-funded this meeting, moved by the…
EU-funded meetMED to hold conference on mapping energy efficiency and renewable energy sources market potential areas with higher impact on local economy and job creation

EU-funded meetMED to hold conference on mapping energy efficiency and renewable energy sources market potential areas with higher impact on local economy and job creation

04 November 2019
A meetMED Regional Conference on “Mapping energy efficiency and renewable energy sources market potential areas with higher impact on local economy and job creation” will be held on 12 November in Cairo, Egypt. Following on the scoping missions conducted in Lebanon, Tunisia and Egypt, this event…
Benban, in Egypt's Aswan desert

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development completes the construction of the largest solar park in Egypt

28 October 2019
After three years of work, the construction of one of the largest solar parks in the world is now complete and all its plots are now operational. Benban, in Egypt's Aswan desert, extends over 37 square km and will generate 1.5 GW, enough to provide renewable energy to more than 1,000,000 homes.…
“Water security and water diplomacy in the Middle East”

EU supports the organisation of a workshop about water security in the Middle East

28 October 2019
On October 24, a workshop about “Water security and water diplomacy in the Middle East” took place in East Jerusalem. The workshop was organised by IPCRI and Arava Institute in the framework of EuroMeSCo ENI Project, co-funded by the European Commission and the IEMed. The workshop examined how…
Milan, October 2019

The EU co-funded association MEDREG explores gas regulatory support activities with its Egyptian member GASREG

25 October 2019
On 22 October, the Egyptian Gas Regulator GASREG visited MEDREG in Milan in the context of a study visit to the Italian Energy Regulator ARERA from 21 to 23 October in order to exchange on gas infrastructure and unbundling issues. Meeting with the MEDREG Secretariat, GASREG delegation led by its…
MEDREG Association of Mediterranean Energy Regulators to highlight achievements, approach and vision in high-level Energy Forum

MEDREG Association of Mediterranean Energy Regulators to highlight achievements, approach and vision in high-level Energy Forum

23 October 2019
MEDREG is organizing a high-level Energy Forum on 6 November in Brussels. The date approximatively coincides with the finalization of the plurennial Grant Contract with the European Commission and the event shall clearly highlight MEDREG’s ambitions. The Forum will highlight MEDREG’s achievements…