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21 Signatories
2,203,552 Inhabitants
CoM East Signatories in Georgia committed to reduce by 2020:
Emissions of СО2
903,023 t СО2/a
Planting 41,046,491 trees *
Exhaust 578,861 new cars **
Replace 30,223,670 old light bulbs on the LED ***
  • *CO2 absorption of a tree - 22 kg CO2 per year
  • **CO2 emission of a new car - 1.56 t CO2 per year
  • ***Replacement of one IL with LED lamp leads to emission reduction of 0.029 t CO2 per year
Energy consumption
3,391,990 MWh/a
Annual consumption of 284,282 households

General information

Official Name: Georgia

Capital: Tbilisi

Total land area: 69,700 km²

Territorial Administration and Governance: 9 regions, 1 city, and 2 autonomous republics

Regions: Guria, Imereti, Kakheti, Kvemo Kartli, Mtskheta Mtianeti, Racha-Lechkhumi and Kvemo Svaneti, Samegrelo and Zemo Svaneti, Samtskhe-Javakheti, Shida Kartli.

Autonomous republics: Abkhazia (Sokhumi), Ajaria (Batumi)

Population: 3,718,200 (2017)

Urbanization: 54% of total population

5 largest cities:

Tbilisi - 1,114,600

Batumi - 154,600

Kutaisi - 147,600

Rustavi - 125,100

Gori - 48,100

Sources of information: www.gov.ge; www.cia.gov; www.geostat.ge

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EU Neighbours: First EU Sustainable Energy Award for Eastern Partnership 2019 – applications now open!
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Georgia: CoM’s signatories celebrated Europe Day 2019, 5/05/2019, Tbilisi
Georgia: start of the training on the theme: "Development of SECAP", 28-29/05/2019
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Energy Cities’ Annual Conference
Georgia: Sustainable energy day in Mtskheta
CoM East: Joint Steering Committee meeting of CoM East and CoM-DeP, Tbilisi, Georgia, 15-16/10/2019
CoM East: Site Visit to Business Accelerator "Spark"
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CoM East: CoM Territorial Coordinators from Ukraine and Georgia improve capacities to support their Signatories
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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
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