Country:Paraguay
Year:2008 (Jun)
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2008 (Jun)
Policy Type:Economic Instruments, Economic Instruments>Direct investment, Economic Instruments>Direct investment>Funds to sub-national governments
Policy Target:Solar, Solar>Solar photovoltaic
Policy Sector:Electricity
Size of Plant Targeted:Large
Agency:
URL:http://www.gacetaoficial.gov.py/gaceta.php?action=show&id=1392&num=172
URL:http://www.bacn.gov.py/MTA4OQ==&ley-n-3557
URL:http://www.bacn.gov.py/pdfs/20131122083040.pdf
Legal References:QUE APRUEBA EL CONVENIO DE FINANCIACION ENTRE LA COMUNIDAD EUROPEA Y LA REPUBLICA DEL PARAGUAY Y OTROS SIETE PAISES DE AMERICA LATINA, RELATIVO AL PROGRAMA EURO-SOLAR
Funding:Euopean Comission (2,156,250 Euro)
Description:

The Law approved the financing mechanism suggested by the Euro-Solar project involving Bolivia, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Peru, Paraguay, Nicaragua, Honduras and the European Commission.The program was estimated to cost more than 30 million Euros. The funds were to be used to acquire photovoltaic and wind energy equipment, computers for schools, refrigerators for vaccines among others. The supply of the equipment is expected to take up to 2 years.
The expected budget for Paraguay was more than 2 million Euros. The funds were to be used to install 45 systems mainly through solar PV to power public schools in isolated communities.

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