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Aniwa Island, Vanuatu

During the 5th Pacific Leaders meeting (PALM 5) in Hokkaido Japan, the Pacific Island Leaders and the Government of Japan together launched the Pacific Environment Community Fund under the Hokkaido Declaration.

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Maewo Island, Vanuatu

The preliminary survey for the development of a micro-hydro system at Talise River on Maewo Island, was conducted in 1998. In 2001 and 2002 feasibility studies were conducted by Appropriate Technology for Community And Environment (APACE).


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Port Vila, Luganville, Tanna and Malekula, Vanuatu

The Government of Vanuatu proposes to make available, through local private utilities (UNELCO & VUI), a one-off subsidy to assist households to connect to the existing electricity grid concession areas in Port Vila, Tanna, Malekula and Luganville.

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Whole Country, Vanuatu

Recognising that access to affordable, safe and reliable electricity in Vanuatu is a major development need for the country and with over 20,000 households, 200 aid posts and 2,000 not-for-profit community halls located in areas where access to grid electricity is uneconomic.