Barbados Declaration - Voluntary Commitment by Seychelles
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  • Submitted by: Seychelles
  • Topic: Small Island Developing States
  • Keywords: Energy
  • Location: Seychelles
  • Date of completion: 2030
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Deliverable Date
15% energy supply from renewable energy 2030
Resources devoted to implementation
Type Details
Other, please specify In partnership with Australia, Denmark, New Zealand, Norway, and UK, and UNDP.
Seychelles, in partnership with the Governments of Australia, Denmark, New Zealand, Norway, and the United Kingdom, and UNDP.
Description/achievement of initiative
1. Diversification of the energy mix by the use and promotion of renewable energy sources in all energy uses and services in all sectors, including electricity, cooling, transport, residential, commercial and industrial. Ultimately achieving the set target of 15% energy supply from renewable energy by 2030.

2. Provide the whole population with access to a safe, secure, affordable, reliable and high quality of energy services while ensuring environmental protection

3. Increase security of energy supply

4. Promote efficient use of energy and conservation

5. Strengthen the institutional and legal framework of the energy sector
Implementation methodologies
To be achieved with assistance from development partners.

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