Consultancy services for Renewable Energy Development options in the Republic of Kazakhstan

The overall goal of the Road Map is to articulate a roadmap for national development through the accelerated introduction of innovative and advanced technologies in the field of renewable energy.
Sector Energy (Buildings, Energy and Industry)
CountryKazakhstan (Asia and the Middle East)

Description

The aim is the involvement in the energy balance of the country of the significant renewable energy resources and, thus, supporting plans to reduce energy intensity of economy and to increase the share of alternative energy sources in overall energy balance to 10% by 2020 and to stabilize greenhouse gases

Activity

Within the main objectives of the study, Eptisa carries out the following activities:

  • Analyze the current situation and provide reports for the preparation of a long term (2013-2030) Road-Map to increase the share of renewable energies up to 10% until 2020:
  • Develop and assess (operationally, economically and environmentally ) three generation capacity alternative scenarios of energy-mix (conventional vs. renewable), from 2015 to 2030
  • Select a list of 5 priority projects and investments in renewable energy power (solar, wind, hydro, etc.) to be launched before 2015.
  • Identify those parts of the renewable value chain where it should foster the local participation and define the investment strategy.
  • Define key regulatory guidelines, and possible organization of administrative bodies responsible for renewable energy development.
  • Develop specific recommendations regarding de development of local skills and capabilities and the capitalization of this plan to maximize Kazakhstan’s economic development.