Country:Democratic Republic of the Congo
Year:2011
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2011
Policy Type:Policy Support, Policy Support>Strategic planning
Policy Target:Multiple RE Sources, Multiple RE Sources>All
Policy Sector:Framework Policy
Size of Plant Targeted:Small and Large
Agency:Ministry of the Environment
URL:http://www.imf.org/external/pubs/ft/scr/2013/cr13226.pdf
Description:

The energy sector aims of the Strategy Paper include improving the population's access to electricity, increasing electricity exports to the sub-region and developing renewable energy (green energy) for environmental protection. DRC has great renewable energy resource potential especially in bioenergy and hydropower. In particular the exploitation of the hydro-power potential represents a high quality platform for sustainable development and the promotion of green growth.

 

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