Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:1996
Policy Type:Policy Support, Policy Support>Strategic planning
Renewable Energy Policy Targets:Solar, Solar, Solar photovoltaic, Bioenergy, Multiple RE Sources, Multiple RE Sources, Power
Policy Sector:Multi-sectoral Policy
Size of Plant Targeted:Small and Large
Agency:Botswana Vision Council
Renewable Energy Description:

The national development Vision 2016, formulated in 1996, following nationwide consultations is Botswana's guiding framework for all national development programs and policies. The Vision recommends that Botswana develops a center of excellency for solar energy technology. A specific policy objective of the Government is to increase the share of renewable energy in the supply mix of energy in Botswana which is currently less than 1%. The four major areas where renewable energy can replace conventional sources of energy are hot water/space heating, electricity generation, off-grid/rural energy services and motor fuels.

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