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Annahar Hydrogen Article

On the Mediterranean Day: What about Lebanon’s role in the hydrogen market?

Article in Annahar by Eng. Pierre El Khoury, Secretary of the World Energy Council – Lebanon Branch / President and Director General of the Lebanese Center for Energy Conservation (LCEC)

28 Nov 2021
Day of the Mediterranean

ESMES request for Expression for Interests (EOI) for solar PV in schools

On the occasion of the Day of the Mediterranean, the LCEC launches 3 bids to install solar PV systems in 3 public schools in Lebanon.

26 Nov 2021
ESMES - Visual Art Overview

ESMES Overview of 1st Visual Art Contest

ESMES first visual art contest: 279 students from the primary cycle in the participating public schools submitted their illustrations.

24 Nov 2021
Issues Monitor Survey

Take the World Energy Council 2021 Issues Monitor Survey!

In that respect, the WEC Lebanon Committee would like to have your feedback on the “World Energy 2021 Issues Survey”.

22 Nov 2021
Parliament committee

Dr. Walid Fayad to the Parliament's Public Works, Transportation, Energy and Water Committee: "we will try to resolve the gaps in funding [for solar projects]"

"Solar energy is more affordable for us: it is better for the environment and its cost is good".

09 Nov 2021
Decree 6997 visual

Details of Decree 6997 on Mandatory Solar Standards

On 8 October 2020, Decree 6887 was issued, giving mandatory status to national standards related to solar energy and photovoltaic systems. 

26 Oct 2021
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IRI issues Circular 006/2021 on used and damaged solar products

The Industrial Research Institute (IRI) issued on 14 October 2021 Circular 006/2021 on the import of used and damaged solar products.

14 Oct 2021
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ESMES 1st Visual Art Contest with Public Schools

Within ESMES objective towards increasing civil society awareness and improving energy habits, ESMES team has launched the first visual art contest among students from the project public schools.

09 Sep 2021

BEEP: Virtual 3D tour of the Rachid Karami Cultural Center in Lebanon

The Rachid Karami Cultural Center located in the municipality of Tripoli (Lebanon) is one of the case studies of the BEEP project. To virtually visit this Lebanese heritage building click here: 

09 Sep 2021
BUILDME Partners Logo

BUILD_ME training for project developers on climate-friendly buildings and the “Buildings Energy Performance” Tool

The BUILD_ME project aims at increasing ambitions towards achieving climate-neutral building standards in the MENA region by providing technical assistance

12 Aug 2021
BUILDME Partners Logo

BUILD_ME training for bankers on climate-friendly buildings and the “Buildings Energy Performance” Tool

The BUILD_ME project aims at increasing ambitions towards achieving climate-neutral building standards in the MENA region by providing technical assistance

11 Aug 2021
COOL_UP Brochure

Cool Up First Policy Thematic Group Workshop

As part of the continuous efforts to promote energy efficiency measures in Lebanon, the LCEC has joined a new project called Cool Up, which is funded by the

13 Jul 2021
re-connect with LCEC

Workshop "Re-Connect With LCEC"- 17 June 2021

After a year of online events and virtual networking, the LCEC team is excited to see its partners and friends all in person again, as part of the workshop “Re-Connect with LCEC” to reconnect and r

17 Jun 2021
RFQ BEEP cover page (1)

Updated: LCEC extends the deadline for BEEP RFQ launched on 5 May 2021

As part of the BIM for Energy Efficiency in the Public sector (BEEP) Project, financed in the framework of the ENI CBC Mediterranean Sea Basin Programme 2014-2020, the Lebanese Center for Energy Co

27 May 2021
ESMES Newsletter #1 _ P1

ESMES May 2021 Newsletter Issue Is Out!

Read about the latest updates and activities and please let us know if you have any remarks, questions or suggestions.

19 May 2021
Good to Know

New Bid by BEEP Project // BUILD_ME Launches Building Energy Performance Tool

New Bid by BEEP Project / Building Energy Performance Tool by BUILD_ME Project

11 May 2021
ESMES Energy Hub

ESMES Energy Hub - 1st Series of Online Consultation Meetings

Within ESMES objective towards developing knowledge and operation

10 May 2021

LCEC signs two ESMES contracts

On 7 May 2021, and following two separate public tendering procedures, the Lebanese Center for Energy Conservation (LCEC) signed two contracts with Energy Efficiency Group (EEG) within the project

07 May 2021

Save-the-Date: Webinar "Assessing Investment Risk in Renewable Energy (Morocco, Egypt, Jordan, Tunisia, Algeria, Libya, Lebanon)"

Join the RES4Africa - MEDREG webinar on Assessing Investment Risk in Renewable Energy, which will be held on 

04 May 2021

COP 26 Climate-Energy Dialogue in the Middle East and North Africa region

IRENA, in partnership with the UNFCCC (RCC Dubai) and UK COP26 Presidency, is hosting a webinar on “COP 26 Climate-Energy Dialogue in the Middle East and North Africa region”. The dia

27 Apr 2021
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Join the “Energy Efficient Guidelines Workshop”: 23 March 2021

After the Beirut Sea Port explosion, a need for building renovation has emerged in the most affected regions of the capital.

23 Mar 2021
solar pv report

LCEC Launched the 5th Edition of the Solar PV Status Report

The Lebanese Center for Energy Conservation (LCEC) launched the fifth edition of the solar PV status report for Lebanon, tackling PV projects implemented in Lebanon till the end of 2019.

22 Mar 2021
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BUILD_ME National Workshop | 18 March 2021

As part of the BUILD_ME project, a virtual national workshop will be held on 18 March 2021 from 11:00 am to 1:30 pm Lebanon time. The objective of the workshop is to disseminate the project achievements and spread awareness about the tools being developed. 

18 Mar 2021

ESMES Issues the RFQ for a Building Energy Audit at Ecole des Arts et Metiers

LCEC has published on Monday 15 March 2021 a Request for Quotation (RFQ) for a building Energy Audit, within the Energy Smart Mediterranean Schools Network (ESMES) project.

15 Mar 2021
Good to Know

RMF Launches New Solar Bid // CSP Study in Hermel Launched

New Solar Bid by René Moawad Foundation (RMF)/CSP Study in Hermel Launched

03 Feb 2021
lcec logo 10 years

LCEC Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary

on 27 January 2021, the LCEC celebrated its 10th anniversary, since its Institutionalized in 2011, as the national energy agency for Lebanon.

27 Jan 2021
Good to Know

International Beirut Energy Forum 2020+ // LCEC To Welcome New Interns

Save Your Calendars for the International Beirut Energy Forum 2020+: 27 and 28 January 2021

23 Dec 2020
Good to Know

Apply to the SET Award 2021 // Join "Rebuilding A Better Beirut" Webinar

World Energy Council: Applications for Startup Energy Transition (SET) Award 2021 Are Now Open

04 Nov 2020
BUILD_ME event

BUILD_ME National Workshop in Lebanon

On 3 November 2020, the local partner of the BUILD_ME project in Lebanon, Lebanese Center for Energy Conservation (LCEC), organised a national workshop in Beirut.

03 Nov 2020
Good to Know

Join Lebanon's "Energy Strategies Summit" // "Availability, Efficiency, and Use of Household Appliances in Lebanon"

The First “Energy Strategies Summit” at the Order of Engineers and Architects in Beirut- 5 November 2020

23 Oct 2020
Good to Know

The Netherlands' Support in Drafting "Energy Conservation Law" // Progress in Developing “Decentralized Renewable Energy Generation Law"

The Netherlands Supports Lebanon in Moving Forward with “Energy Conservation Law”

16 Oct 2020
Good to Know

Heat Pumps Report Now Online // Why Heat Pumps?

LCEC Publishes “Guidelines for Design and Installation of Heat Pumps in Lebanese Buildings”

22 Jul 2020
Good to Know

IRENA's "Renewable Energy Outlook: Lebanon" Now Published! // BEEP New Request for Proposals (RFP)

IRENA Publishes the “Renewable Energy Outlook of Lebanon”

06 Jul 2020
Good to Know

National Guide to Benefit from Tax Deductions // AFD Launches New Request for Proposals

How to Benefit from Decree 167/2017: Tax Reductions on Environmental and Sustainable Energy Products

10 Jun 2020
Good to Know

Beirut River Solar Snake (BRSS) Report Now Published // LCEC Publishes an Updated ESCOs' List

LCEC Publishes a Detailed Report about the Beirut River Solar Snake (BRSS) Project

01 Jun 2020
Good to Know

***** A Note from the LCEC ****

Dealing with Corona Crisis Today for Better Sustainable Energy Tomorrow

29 Apr 2020