The event will bring together governments, international organisations, project promoters and private investors, in order to reflect upon and discuss the challenges and opportunities that solar energy represents for the Mediterranean, taking into consideration its strategic importance as an abundant and sustainable energy source for the region.
The six CBC Med projects will unveil a series of technological, regulatory and financial tools designed to improve energy efficiency in the Mediterranean area, contributing to the development of the solar sector.
The Mediterranean Solar Forum is taking place in the framework of the Mediterranean Week of Economic Leaders, one of the main economic events in the region.
The ENPI CBC Mediterranean Sea Basin Programme 2007/2013 is a multilateral cross-border cooperation programme funded by the European Union under the European Neighbourhood and Partnership Instrument. It aims at reinforcing cooperation between the EU and partner countries’ regions located along the shores of the Mediterranean Sea. (EU Neighbourhood Info)