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.
Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer
Coordination mechanisms/governance structure
Government of Fiji
Government of Japan
private sector companies (unspecified) ()
Pacific International Center for High Technology Research (PICHTR) (United States of America)