Installed Renewable Energy Capacity
Key Players
  • Ministry of Public Work and Utilities (MPWU)
  • Ministry of Finance and Economic Development
  • Energy Planning Unit , EPU
  • Public Utilities Board ,PUB(MPWU)
  • Public Works Department (PWD)
  • Ministry of Lines and Phoenix Islands Development
  • Kiribati Solar Energy Company (KSEC)
  • Kiribati Ministry of Environment, Lands & Agriculture Development (MELAD)
  • Ministry of Infrastructure and Sustainable Energy (MISE)
  • Public Utilities Ordinance (CAP 83 of 1977 revised 1998 and 2010)
  • Environment Act (Act 9 of 1999 amended in 2007)
  • Kiribati Integrated Energy Roadmap 2017-2025 (KIER)
  • Kiribati National Energy Policy
  • Kiribati Joint Implementation Plan 2014-2023 (KJIP)
  • Kiribati Development Plan (2016-19), KDP
  • National Framework for Climate Change and Change Adaptation
  • Kiribati-Solar Irradiation and PV Power Potential Maps
  • IRENA RE Resource
  • Kiribati Country Data
  • Website of World Bank data of Kiribati
  • Website for Kiribati National Statistics Website
  • Website of GGGI
  • Website of SPREP
  • Website for Pacific Climate Change Portal
  • Case Study: Tarawa Solar Hybrid Farm
  • Case Study: Solar Boarding Schools, Kiribati
  • Renewable energy opportunities and challenges in the Pacific Islands region
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Key Economic Indicators
  • GDP (current)
    USD 0.19 Billion
    in 2017
  • GDP growth rate (current)
    0.33%
    in 2017
  • WB Ease of doing business rank
    158
    in 2018
  • Foreign direct investment
    USD 1.37 Million
    in 2017
  • Lending interest rate to private sector
    NA
    in 2017
  • Domestic Credit to Private Sector
    NA
    in 2017
Key Energy Indicators
  • Electric power consumption per capita
    NA
    in 2014
  • Share of electricity from RE in grid
    7.27%
    in 2015
Sovereign Credit Rating
  • Standard & Poor's
    NA
  • Moody's
    NA
  • Fitch
    NA
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Comoros is an archipelago located in the Indian Ocean, north of the Mozambique Channel, on the east coast of the African continent and west of the northern tip of Madagascar. Comprising four main islands, Comoros has an area of about 1,862 km2 and is densely populated with a population of 813,000. One of the four islands, Mayotte, is an overseas department of France. The capital is located in Moroni, also the largest city on the main island of Grande Comore. 75% of the population lives in rural areas in the two larger islands of Grande Comore and Anjouan. Languages spoken are Comorian Swahili, French and Arabic.