EU-GCC Clean Energy Technology Network and the Gulf Cooperation Council Secretariat General are organizing an online discussion entitled “The Water-Energy- Food (WEF) Nexus in the GCC and EU regions; Challenges and opportunities”, 8 December 2020 at 3:00 pm GST, 12:00 pm CET.
The EU Hydrogen Online Forum in the UAE: Hydrogen, the Energy Carrier of the Future, presented by the Delegation of the European Union to the United Arab Emirates and the EU-GCC Clean Energy Technology Network, will take place on Wednesday 25 November 2020 at 9.00 am – 12.00 pm CET - 12.00 pm – 15.00 pm GST.
The ΕU-GCC Clean Energy Technology Network(*) provides a wide variety of services and offering to its Members. Networking and fostering of partnership between EU and GCC institutions are the key services that are provided.
Background on EU GCC energy cooperation
The GCC countries comprise some of the world’s largest producers of oil and gas. In the past few years countries in the GCC started a number of initiatives to diversify their economy and their energy mix. In particular GCC governments have put the emphasis on sustainable energy transition with the implementation of clean energy plans or the adoption of targets – mainly based on diversification strategies, energy efficiency and renewables.