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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