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Market assessment and updates of Rwanda’s national cooling strategy
In Rwanda, the purchase of household refrigerators and ACs is increasing with economic growth. As part of the national cooling strategy, the country has launched a public awareness campaign on efficient cooling appliances, along with enforcing minimum energy performance standards.
In May 2017, Rwanda became the 39th country to ratify the 2016 Kigali Amendment to the Montreal Protocol.  In 2019, Rwanda enacted a National Cooling Strategy with the objective of implementing more sustainable cooling solutions. According to the Rwanda Environment Management Authority (REMA),...