Energy Minister meets UN representatives

2020-09-14 16:48:41

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Minister of Energy N.Tavinbekh met with Resident Representative of the United Nations in Mongolia Tapan Mishra, Representative of the UN Children's Fund in Mongolia Alex Heikens, and Deputy Resident Representative of the UN Development Programme  in Mongolia Nashida Sattar.

At the meeting, the UN side expressed its readiness to contribute to the country’s green development and provide support in renewable energy sector and put some specific proposals regarding household affordability of renewable energy resources and  increase of Green households.

Minister N.Tavinbekh informed that the Government of Mongolia has included a goal to increase renewable energy resources in its Action Program. He also noted he would place special emphasis on creating an opportunity for the western region to switch to green, affordable energy from imported energy.