Information
  • Submitted by: Tonga
  • Primary SD area: Sustainable Energy
  • Keywords: Energy
  • Location: Tonga
  • Date of completion: 1 Jan 2000
  • More information

Deliverables & Resources
Barbados Declaration – Voluntary Commitment by Tonga

Organization(s) making commitment

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

Achievement of Commitment

1. To reduce Tonga’s greenhouse gas emissions and improve energy security through 50% renewable energy mix in the Energy Transformation sector by the end of the Tonga Energy Roadmap 2010-2020 [TERM] implementation period.
2. To improve efficiency of electricity supply and demand sides by 18% by the end of the TERM implementation period.
3. All Tongans shall access to clean, reliable and affordable energy services by the end of TERM implementation period.
4. Establish phased comprehensive set of action plans to put in place a long term institutional arrangement which provides strong leadership and coordination of energy sector activities.

How this will be achieved

To be achieved with assistance from development partners.

Deliverables
Deliverable Date
All Tongans shall access to clean, reliable and affordable energy services 2020
Improve efficiency of electricity supply and demand sides by 18% 2020
Reduce Tonga’s GHG and improve energy security through 50% renewable energy mix in the Energy Transformation sector 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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