The regional technical assistance aims to increase the use of sustainable, safe, reliable, affordable, and versatile renewable energy products in three Pacific developing member countries through the successful demonstration of selected examples of such products and their readiness for replication and scaling up.
In Solomon Islands, the TA supported the use of coconut oil blend with diesel to fuel one power plant located in Auki, Malaita Province. The TA also supported an investigation of hydropower resources in provincial centers.
In Vanuatu, the TA is supporting the investigation of hydropower resources in Malekula and Santo Islands. It also supported a grid-connected solar PV pilot in Santo.
In Papua New Guinea, the TA is supporting the utility in designing a cascade management plan for one of its hydropower sites.
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