Status of initiative: N/a
Description/achievement of initiative

The Government of the Commonwealth of Dominica commits to:
1. Increase renewable energy generation from the current 30% from hydro to 100% by adding geothermal energy to the mix; and
2. Become carbon negative by exporting renewable energy to its neighbours - Guadeloupe and Martinique - by 2020.

Implementation methodologies

To be achieved with assistance from development partners.

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure

Partner(s)

Dominica, in partnership with the Governments of Australia, Denmark, New Zealand, Norway, and the United Kingdom, and UNDP.
Deliverables
2020
Become carbon negative by exporting renewable energy to its neighbours - Guadeloupe and Martinique
2020
Increase renewable energy generation from the current 30% from hydro to 100% by adding geothermal energy to the mix
Sustainable Development Goals and targets
Resources devoted to implementation
Other, please specify
In partnership with Australia, Denmark, New Zealand, Norway, and UK, and UNDP.
SMART
This initiative does not yet fulfil the SMART criteria.
SDGs
Action Network
Information
Location: Dominica
Date of completion: 2020
Operating in countries
Partner connections
Contact information/focal point(s)
Permanent Mission of Nauru to the United Nations, nauru@un.int

Documents
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