August 23, 2018

PPA Annual Office Closure

TO:                         PPA ACTIVE, ALLIED MEMBERS AND PARTNERS   SUBJECT:             PPA ANNUAL OFFICE CLOSURE The Pacific Power Association (PPA) would like to advise that its office will […]
August 9, 2018

Itron Signs Contract to Deploy OpenWay Riva IoT Solution for Samoan Utility

Electric Power Corporation to Implement Itron’s Standards-based Network to Improve Electricity Payment Convenience  LIBERTY LAKE, Wash. — July 31, 2018 — Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITRI), which […]
August 6, 2018

Sustainable Energy Technical Guidelines Workshop – Palau

Koror, Palau – The first in-country workshop on the sustainable energy technical guidelines developed under the Sustainable Energy Industry Development Project (SEIDP) is underway this week […]
July 9, 2018

Solar Operation Maintenance, Battery Storage Systems and SCADA Workshop, 2 – 10 July, Apia, Samoa.

The Pacific Power Association (PPA) is currently holding a 7 day training workshop on Solar Operation & Maintenance, Battery Storage and SCADA which is being held […]
July 9, 2018

Promoting Gender Equality in the Power Sector

The Pacific Power Association, with support from the World Bank, has turned its lens on tackling gender equality in the power sector. Revealing that the proportion […]
March 29, 2017

GSEP/PPA Launches Technical Workshop in the Pacific Islands

The Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership (GSEP) in collaboration with the Pacific Power Association launched a week-long technical workshop focusing on grid interconnection of renewable energies in […]
August 12, 2016

Estimated 7 Million Pacific Islanders Lack Access To Electricity

NUKU‘ALOFA, Tonga (Matangi Tonga, August 03, 2016) – Only 20% of households in the Pacific Islands have access to electricity, and electricity prices in the region […]
May 20, 2016

LPG and natural gas as alternative energy sources for the Pacific

19.05.16 PRIF. A new PRIF research report that assesses the potential and economic feasibility of LPG, LNG or CNG to meet medium-term energy needs in the Pacific, was launched […]
April 11, 2016

Posting Items to Utility Poles Creates Safety Risks

Signs, balloons and other materials on utilities poles are more than just an unpleasant neighborhood eyesore; they can be dangerous —even life threatening— to the professionals […]