35132-012: Preparing the Savaii Renewable Energy Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

The proposed project will see the development of water resources of the Sili River basin, for the purpose of providing adequate hydroelectric generation on the island of Savaii. The construction of the Sili River scheme will reduce the need to run diesel power stations in Savaii, with considerable savings to the Electric Power Corporation in imported fuel costs. Read More

Country Samoa
Project Number 35132-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 3985
Approval Date 15 Nov 2002
Sector Energy
Subsector Renewable Energy
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

 

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