Information
  • Submitted by: The Pacific International Center for High Technology Research (PICHTR)
  • Topic: Energy
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  • Location:
  • Date of completion: 2022-12-01
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Action network
  • This voluntary initiative came from Partnerships for SD (CSD11/WSSD)
Renewable-Energy-Based Rural Electrification (RERE) Initiative

Partner(s)

Governments:
Government of Fiji
Government of Japan

Major Groups:
private sector companies (unspecified) ()

Other:
Pacific International Center for High Technology Research (PICHTR) (United States of America)

Description/achievement of initiative

The main objectives of this initiative are to:
* Promote and develop renewable energy technology appropriate to the marine and tropical environment of the Asia-Pacific region (e.g. hybrid power systems, solar home systems for remote villages)
* Assist, facilitate and support its application through technical services, education, and training for the sustainable development of the region.

The renewable-energy-based technologies under this initiative have and will continue to result in improved quality of life and economic development of Pacific Island nations with minimal environmental impact.

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