Outer Island Renewable Energy Project

Project Summary

The project will reduce Tonga's dependence on imported fossil fuel for power generation and provide increased consumer access to electricity generated by solar power at lower cost.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
9355
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Project Approved
Country
Tonga
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance and National Planning, Kingdom of Tonga
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:
2016

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,639,269 USD
Co-financing Total
25,070,731 USD
GEF Agency Fees
250,731 USD
Total Cost 27,710,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
14 Dec 2015
Concept Approved
01 Apr 2016
Project Approved for Implementation
09 Nov 2017
Project closed