Country:Mozambique
Year:2003 (Sept 2nd)
Policy status:Ended
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2003 (Sept 2nd)
Date Ended:2011 (December 31st)
Policy Type:Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D), Economic Instruments>Direct investment
Renewable Energy Policy Targets:Hydropower, Solar, Solar, Solar photovoltaic
Policy Sector:Multi-sectoral Policy
Size of Plant Targeted:Small and Large
Agency:Ministry of Energy
URL:http://documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/2012/09/19307458/mozambique-energy-reform-access-project-erap-mozambique-energy-reform-access-project-erap
Funding:USD 40.26 million World Bank Credit, USD 3.09 million GEF; Co Financiers included the Nordic Development Fund and the African Development Fund;
Renewable Energy Description:

The World Bank project among other objectives aimed to:

  • accelerate access to electricity in a sustainable and commercially viable manner
  • eliminate barriers that impede the development and use of renewable energy in particular solar photovoltaic (PV) systems, and develop micro-hydro and other renewables' capacity and social services and
  • increase Mozambique's capacity  access to modern energy. At end of project 68,270 households were connected.

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