Update Georgia’s Technology Needs Assessment and Development of a Technology Road Maps for Prioritized Technologies
On September 20, 2022, Sustainable Development Center "Remissia" organized an online meeting of the Coordination Group about the project " Update Georgia’s Technology Needs Assessment and Development of a Technology Road Maps for Prioritized Technologies”
Sustainable Development Center "Remissia"
Ministry of Economy and sustainable Development of Georgia
Ministry of Regional Development and infrastructure of Georgia
Ministry of Finance of Georgia
Ministry of Environmental protection and agriculture of Georgia
National Bank of Georgia
Aim of the project: to support Georgia's long-term sustainable development goals and commitments, encourage green business growth, reduce greenhouse gas emissions and ensure transformational changes in the economy.
Ana Sikharulidze, Director of the Sustainable Development Centre "Remissia", discussed 12 priority technologies selected within the framework of the project.
Most discussed topics were the following technologies:
• Bio-diesel production and supply
• Battery power vehicles (electric vehicles) and relevant infrastructure (development of charging stations)
• Electric heat pump of water (heat pumps for electricity-powered water pumps one of the highest energy-efficient systems of heating and cooling, which is new technology for Georgia)
• Development of the public transport
Technologies were selected from the following sectors: Energy, Buildings, Agriculture and Transport.
Meeting discussed finding possible partners and organizations for the fulfilment of the above-mentioned priority technologies selected within the framework of the project.
Upcoming meetings were planned as well