Installed Renewable Energy Capacity
Key Players
  • Grenada Electricity Services Ltd. (GRENLEC)
  • Ministry of Finance, Planning, Economy, Energy and Cooperatives
  • Department of Energy and Sustainable Development
  • Ministry of Communications, Works, Physical Development, Public Utilities and ICT
  • ELECTRICITY SUPPLY BILL, 2015
  • National Energy Policy, 2011
  • The Public Utilities Regulatory Commission Bill(PURC)
  • Grenada-Solar Irradiation and PV Power Potential Maps
  • IRENA RE Resource
  • Grenada Renewables Readiness Assessment
  • Challenges and opportunities for the energy sector in the eastern Caribbean
  • Case Study:Grenada
  • Rapid Assessment Gap Analysis Grenada
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Key Economic Indicators
  • GDP (current)
    USD 1.13 Billion
    in 2017
  • GDP growth rate (current)
    5.06%
    in 2017
  • WB Ease of doing business rank
    147
    in 2018
  • Foreign direct investment
    USD 111.67 Million
    in 2017
  • Lending interest rate to private sector
    8.31%
    in 2017
  • Domestic Credit to Private Sector
    51.01%
    in 2017
Key Energy Indicators
  • Electric power consumption per capita
    NA
    in 2014
  • Share of electricity from RE in grid
    NA
    in 2015
Sovereign Credit Rating
  • Standard & Poor's
    SD 
  • Moody's
    NA
  • Fitch
    NA
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