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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Fiji is a group of 300 islands covering 18,376 km2 located in the Pacific Ocean to the Northeast of Australia. Fiji has a population of 898,760 as of 2016, and major languages spoken are English, Fijian and Hindi. Of the 300 islands, about 100 are inhabited and 90% of the population resides in the three biggest islands of Viti Levu, Vanua Levu, and Ovalau. Fiji is an upper-middle-income country, relying heavily on its tourism and sugar industries. The service sector is growing strongly driven by tourism, and along with construction, manufacturing and retail activity, are the key drivers of growth.