Algeria – In order to rationalize and reduce energy consumption bills, which can greatly affect the public treasury, the Ministry of the Interior and Local Authorities, plans to boost the promotion of the use of renewable energies within the goods and territories of local authorities
The Minister of the Interior and Local Authorities, Noureddine Bedoui, spoke on Thursday, November 8, the ambitious program of development of renewable energy, particularly in the south, the landlocked regions and border regions drawn by his sector to the horizon 2020 whose envelope is estimated at 40 billion centimes. "L energetic transition is our challenge," attested .M. Bedoui.
To do this, his department has launched a new roadmap to put a new model of solar energy consumption on track.
The aim being to rationalize consumption by the same amount, he recalls " alone, the energy consumption of public lighting of local authorities is 56% of the total bill of local authorities .
The bill of gas and electricity reached in 2017, 27 billion dinars, or 5% of the total bill of the Commons, Mr. Bedoui again reminded
This "program", ensures the supply of 25 000 homes in solar energy by 2020. This money also aims to endow 1500 primary schools in renewable energy. it is also planned to provide power to isolated areas, particularly in the south and the highlands in solar energy. A solar energy coverage rate of up to 99%, he concluded.