42078-012: Promoting Energy Efficiency in the Pacific
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The regional technical assistance (RETA) focus will be on improving the efficiency of energy consumption, rather than developing new sources of renewable energy, as a principal means of reducing both the cost and environmental impact of energy use in the region. Studies have consistently shown that the return on investment in energy efficiency, from displaced demand for energy imports, far outweighs that of investment in renewable energy. The RETA will identify a program of demand-side ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 6485
|Approval Date||13 Apr 2010|
|Geographical Location||Cook Islands, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Tonga, Vanuatu|
|Subsector||Energy efficiency and conservation|
Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
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