"In the post-2020 period the United Arab Emirates will continue to expand its ambitious actions to limit emissions and improve resilience through economic diversification, in accordance with Decisions 1/CP.19 and 1/CP.20. The UAE’s actions are based on a strategy of economic diversification that will yield mitigation and adaptation cobenefits, consistent with the approach adopted under Decision 24/CP.18. "To this end, the UAE will pursue a portfolio of actions, including an increase of clean energy to 24% of the total energy mix by 2021." "This will be achieved through renewable and nuclear energy, and is underpinned by detailed emirate level targets and policies."

Impact indicators:
  • 1
    Name: GHG emissions reduction (%)
    Value: 14
    Base year: -
    Target year: 2030
    Comments: -