Barbados Declaration - Voluntary Commitment by Solomon Islands
Information
  • Submitted by: Solomon Islands
  • Topic: Small Island Developing States
  • Keywords: Energy
  • Location: Solomon Islands
  • Date of completion: 2030
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Partner(s)

Solomon Islands, in partnership with the Governments of Australia, Denmark, New Zealand, Norway, and the United Kingdom, and UNDP.

Description/achievement of initiative

1. Replace current use of imported fossil fuel for electricity generation by 100% by Year 2030;

2. Increase access to reliable, affordable and stable electricity grid by 50% from the current 12% by Year 2030;

3. Reduce the price of electricity by half the present tariff rate by 2020;

4. Increase access to Solar-Home-Systems by remote rural dwellers located far from electricity grid from current 8.7% to 30% by Year 2020.

Implementation methodologies

To be achieved with assistance from development partners.

Deliverables
Deliverable Date
Increase access to Solar-Home-Systems by remote rural dwellers located far from electricity grid from current 8.7% to 30% 2020
Reduce the price of electricity by half the present tariff rate 2020
Increase access to reliable, affordable and stable electricity grid by 50% from the current 12% 2030
Replace current use of imported fossil fuel for electricity generation by 100% 2030
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