• Submitted by: Dominican Republic
  • Primary SD area: Sustainable Energy
  • Keywords: Energy
  • Location: Dominican Republic
  • Date of completion: 1 Jan 2000
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Deliverables & Resources
Barbados Declaration Voluntary Commitment by Dominican Republic

Organization(s) making commitment

Dominican Republic, in partnership with the Governments of Australia, Denmark, New Zealand, Norway, and the United Kingdom, and UNDP.

Achievement of Commitment

1. Promote local and sustainable use of biofuels, particularly in the transport sector.
2. Plan and promote the development of infrastructure for generation, transmission and distribution of electricity, operating at the standards of quality and reliability of service established by the rules.
3. Encourage strict enforcement of environmental regulation in electricity generation aimed at the adoption of sustainable management practices and mitigation of climate change.
4. Promote a culture of citizenship and business efficiency, by inducing a wise use practices in electricity and promoting the use of equipment and processes to lower energy use or better use of it.

How this will be achieved

To be achieved with assistance from development partners.

Deliverable Date
Achievement of commitments above 2020

Resources devoted to delivery
Type Details
Other, please specify In partnership with Australia, Denmark, New Zealand, Norway, and UK, and UNDP.
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