Biomass Energy Strategy Ethiopia

Project type: Consulting
Project area: Africa
Client: ÖBf, euei pdf
Period: 03/2013-11/2013


Creation of a biomass energy strategy for Ethiopia

The Biomass Energy Strategy (BEST) for Ethiopia is a project assisting the Government of Ethiopia to articulate a long-term vision for an efficient biomass energy chain and to create a biomass energy strategy and action plan.
The specific objectives of the project are:
-providing a clear baseline situation of the biomass energy sector in Ethiopia;
-analysing institutional challenges in the biomass energy sector and major trends and their implications;
-building consensus and promoting stakeholders' wider awareness of the role of biomass energy in the country.

Project leader: ÖBf - Österreichische Bundesforste, Susanne Geissler contributing energy efficiency expertise.