GEF supported energy efficiency projects promoted at 5th National Energy Efficiency Fair
01 Feb 2014
The stand of GEF supported energy efficiency projects attracted great attention during the National Energy Efficiency Fair which is considered as one of the most important components for mobilizing people on energy efficiency in Turkey.
New Horizons - 5th National Energy Efficiency Fair was held in İstanbul at the beginning of January 2014.
The energy efficiency projects that are implemented by Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources, General Directorate of Renewable Energy with the support of UNDP and GEF (Global Environment Fund) were presented in this fair.
The stand drew great attention where the Market Transformation of Energy Efficient Appliances in Turkey, Promoting Energy Efficiency in Buildings in Turkey, Improving Energy Efficiency in Industry in Turkey projects were promoted.
Through this stand, projects were promoted to various fractions such as governmental institutions, private sector, non-governmental organizations and citizens.
Moreover, side event was organized to promote GEF supported energy efficiency projects.
Solutions for energy efficiency
Fair, which is organized by Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources, General Directorate of Renewable Energy, is conducted on the second week of January every year, on the week that is known as the “Energy Efficiency Week”.
The fair gathered all representatives and experts of the sector together and formed an important platform where the developments in Turkey and in the world is monitored and challenges and solution suggestions were evaluated.
Fair is considered to be one of the most important components for mobilizing people on energy efficiency in Turkey.