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The Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources of Jordan meets to discuss collaboration with the Energy Charter Secretariat

Her Excellency Hala Adel Zawati, Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources of Jordan was in Brussels, for the 20th Anniversary of the entry into force of the  Energy Charter Treaty, and met with Energy Charter Secretary-General Dr Urban Rusnák on 17 December 2018. Jordan is, the first Arab country to become Member of the Energy Charter Treaty.  

The meeting was devoted to the collaboration between the Energy Charter Secretariat and the Charter’s members. Discussions covered several topics including the upcoming modernization of the Energy Charter Treaty, benchmarking of transit tariffs and the role of transit countries, regional electricity market under the Arab League umbrella, renewables and energy efficiency. Experts from the Energy Charter Secretariat will provide a training on the energy transition in Amman early next year.