42465-012: Promoting Access to Renewable Energy in the Pacific

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The regional technical assistance aims to increase the use of sustainable, safe, reliable, affordable, and versatile renewable energy products in three Pacific developing member countries through the successful demonstration of selected examples of such products and their readiness for replication and scaling up. In Solomon Islands, the TA supported the use of coconut oil blend with diesel to fuel one power plant located in Auki, Malaita Province. The TA also supported an investigation of ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 42465-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 7329
Approval Date 15 May 2013
Geographical Location Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu
Sector Energy
Subsector Renewable energy generation - small hydro
Renewable energy generation - solar
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Partnerships (PAR)


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