Installed Renewable Energy Capacity
Key Players
  • Seychelles Energy Commission (SEC)
  • Public Utilities Corporation (PUC)
  • Ministry of Environment, Energy and Climate Change (MEECC)
  • Seychelles Energy Act 2012
  • Seychelles Energy Policy 2010-2030
  • PUC Terms and Conditions for PV installations
  • Seychelles Sustainable Development Strategy Volume 1 & Volume 2
  • Seychelles-Solar Irradiation and PV Power Potential Maps
  • IRENA RE Resource
  • Seychelles Policy Database
  • UNEP Seychelles Energy Profile
  • Solar Power Integration In The Seychelles Islands
  • A 100% Renewable Seychelles
  • Integrated Energy Study For Seychelles For 2015-2035
  • A Comparative Study Of Renewable Energy And Electricity Access Policies And Regulatory Frameworks In The Indian Ocean Islands The Case Of Mauritius, Seychelles, Madagascar And Comoros
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Key Economic Indicators
  • GDP (current)
    USD 1.5 Billion
    in 2017
  • GDP growth rate (current)
    5.28%
    in 2017
  • WB Ease of doing business rank
    96
    in 2018
  • Foreign direct investment
    USD 124.47 Million
    in 2017
  • Lending interest rate to private sector
    12.24%
    in 2017
  • Domestic Credit to Private Sector
    29.5%
    in 2017
Key Energy Indicators
  • Electric power consumption per capita
    NA
    in 2014
  • Share of electricity from RE in grid
    2.38%
    in 2015
Sovereign Credit Rating
  • Standard & Poor's
    NA
  • Moody's
    NA
  • Fitch
    BB-
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