INT/17/K04 -Seminar on Renewable Energy and Off-grid Power System for East African Countries.
Submitter: National Research Institute for Rural Electrification (NRIRE), based in Beijing, China.
Subcontractor: Same as above.
Priority area: Energy.
Participating/beneficiary countries: 7 countries (Burundi, China, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda and United Republic of Tanzania).
PGTF input: US$ 35,000.
Other inputs: US$ 37,000.
Approval: 40th Annual Ministerial Meeting of the Group of 77 (New York, 23 September 2016).
Completion: Final report submitted on 23 July 2018.
Impact:A seminar was organized in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on 12-14 May 2017 with participants from Burundi, China, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda and the United Republic of Tanzania, consisting of lectures, study tours, technical discussions and sharing of expertise on the role of renewable energy exploitation in socio-economic development and promotion of off-grid hybrid power (hydro-solar) generating technology.
||Contact person: Ms. Zhang Tian / Mr. Lin Ning
Address: 122 Xueyuan Road, Hangzhou 310012, P.R. China
Telephone: +86-571-56729251 / +86-571-56729283 / +86 13958073816
Email: tzhang @ hrcshp.org / nlin @ hrcshp.org