Status of initiative: N/a
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.

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure

Partner(s)

Solomon Islands, in partnership with the Governments of Australia, Denmark, New Zealand, Norway, and the United Kingdom, and UNDP.
Deliverables
2020
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
2030
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%
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: Solomon Islands
Date of completion: 2030
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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