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Electricity and Water Affairs Minister Dr. Abdulhussain Mirza received Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry Chief Executive Officer Khalid Mohammed Al-Rawaihi and his accompanying delegation.
The two sides discussed joint cooperation between the two sides, especially obstacles the private sector faces suggestions and recommendations related to the electricity, water and sustainable energy sectors.
The minister explained the background of the setting up of the Sustainable Energy Unit in November 2014 jointly by the Government of Bahrain represented by the Electricity and Water Authority and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP).
The Unit is directly affiliated with the Minister of Electricity and Water.
The Supreme Committee for Natural Resources and Economic Security, chaired by His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister, aims to encourage investment in renewable energy and push forward its aim to utilise and increase the efficiency of energy use in Bahrain.