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Kiribati Government promotes indigenous renewable energy for power and non-power applications

The POIDIER project, funded by the Global Environment Fund (GEF) aims to enable enhanced outer island development through the achievement of the renewable energy and energy efficiency targets of…  


Project to support the achievement of Nauru's National Energy Road Map Targets

Nauru, like most Small Island Developing States (SIDS) in the Pacific region, has scarce local energy resources limited to solar energy and biomass and imports most of the energy consumed from abroad.…  


Vanuatu launches country’s first-ever community-run solar power station

On the remote island of Malekula, the second-largest island in Vanuatu, a new solar micro-grid is changing the lives of over 2,800 people -- boosting local development while contributing to Vanuatu’s…  


Renewable energy for rural electrification project launched

The Solomon Islands Government through the Ministry of Mines, Energy and Rural Electrification, Ministry of Environment, Climate Change, Disaster Management and Meteorology and United Nations…  


Frugal innovation: An opportunity to democratise electricity

The off-grid island of Lelepa in the Republic of Vanuatu, located in the South Pacific Ocean, has just started trialing a modular energy solution called ‘Power Blox’. Power cubes with a modular…  


Solar Home Standalone System for Funaota

Nearly all households in Tuvalu including in the outer islands have access to electricity. However, this is not the case on Funaota islet that is part of Nukufetau atoll. The lack of electricity…  


Enabling Implementation of Nauru Energy Roadmap

The project will help establish an enabling environment to implement the Nauru Energy Sector Road Map. The project will consist of components that are institutional, legislative, regulatory, tehnical,…  


Federated States of Micronesia Public Sector Buildings Energy Efficiency Project

The objective of the project is to improve the efficiency of energy use in the building sector to sustain economic development for the Federated States of Micronesia.  


Harnessing the power of data to tell a regional story

Important stories live in our data and data visualisation is a powerful means to discover and understand these stories, and then to present them to others . Catrina Rowe, SDG Engagement Expert with…  


Harnessing the power of data to tell a regional story

Important stories live in our data and data visualisation is a powerful means to discover and understand these stories, and then to present them to others . Catrina Rowe, SDG Engagement Expert with…  

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