, 10th National Development Plan 2009-2016 (NDP10)
Policy status:Ended
Date Effective:2003
Date Ended:31 March 2009
Policy Type:Policy Support>Strategic planning
Policy Target:Multiple RE Sources>Power, Multiple RE Sources, Multiple RE Sources>All
Policy Sector:Heating and Cooling
Size of Plant Targeted:Small and Large
Agency:Ministry of Minerals, Energy and Water Affairs

The government of Botswana established specific priorities for the energy sector in its National Development Plan 9, specifically that the energy mix be environmentally friendly and sustainable, as well as being affordable and optimally balanced. The focus is on public education and developing institutional frameworks. Rural electrification is a continued priority, with solar PV playing an explicit role.

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