November 27, 2019

Capacity Building on Design of Bankable Power Purchase Agreements in Pacific SIDS

Committing private capital to the deployment of renewable energy projects in the Pacific Small Island Developing States (SIDS) has been the focus of a roundtable that […]
November 21, 2019

Pacific Power Association SEIDP workshop on sustainable energy technical guidelines

18 November 2019 Apia, SAMOA – Representatives from the power utility EPC, the Office of the Regulator and private sector technicians are participating in a 4-day […]
September 27, 2019

SEIDP Renewable Energy Project Management Workshop, Nadi, Fiji (23-27 September)

The Renewable Energy Project Management workshop under the SEIDP, was held in Nadi from the 23 to 27 September 2019 and was attended by representatives from […]
April 2, 2019

Pacific Power Association holds training on Power Purchase Agreements

NADI, Fiji. The Pacific Islands will need private sector investment in the energy sector to increase the contribution of renewable energy to the islands energy mix, […]
February 6, 2019

Stakeholders consultation workshop on Variable Renewable Energy for Pacific Island power utilities

The Pacific Power Association, in consultation with the World Bank, has identified the need for Variable Renewable Energy integration assessment and SCADA-Energy Management Storage system design […]
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 […]