The article analyses the problems of renewable and fossil based energy consumption. Particular emphasis is put on the promotion of renewable energy technologies. Morocco implements the energy efficiency programmes in the parallel with the Wind promotion plan and Morocco Solar Plan, which is one of the largest projects in the world. The authors of the article focus on the obstacles and barriers of implementing renewable energy promotion plan in Morocco. The investigation shows that Morocco faces with a lack of financing sources and risk implementing small projects, social-economic problems, a lack of transparency and lobbyism. Even public apathy or the acceptance of RE in the community might be a challenge.
Šimelytė, A., Ševčenko, G., El Amrani El Idrissi, N., Monni, S. (2016). Promotion of Renewable Energy in Morocco. ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND SUSTAINABILITY ISSUES, 3(4), 319-327 [10.9770/jesi.2016.3.4(2)].