|Policy status:||In Force|
|Date Effective:||2006 (Jan)|
|Policy Type:||Policy Support>Strategic planning|
|Renewable Energy Policy Targets:||Multiple RE Sources, Power, Multiple RE Sources, Heating|
|Policy Sector:||Electricity, Heating and Cooling|
|Size of Plant Targeted:||Small|
|Renewable Energy Description:|
The overall goal of this policy is to contribute to rural poverty reduction and environmental conservation by ensuring access to clean, reliable and appropriate energy in the rural areas. The term “Rural Energy” means energy that is environmental friendly and used for rural households, economic and social purpose such as micro and mini hydropower, solar PV, onshore wind installations, bioenergy and other energy among others.
Some of the key renewable energy related objectives of the policy are:
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