Information
  • Submitted by: Barbados
  • Primary SD area: Sustainable Energy
  • Keywords: Energy
  • Location: Barbados
  • Date of completion: 1 Jan 2000
  • More information

Deliverables & Resources
Barbados Declaration – Voluntary Commitment by Barbados

Organization(s) making commitment

Barbados, in partnership with the Governments of Australia, Denmark, New Zealand, Norway, and the United Kingdom, and UNDP.

Achievement of Commitment

1. Renewable Energy Generation — to increase the share of economically viable renewable energy in Barbados’s energy mix, with an indicative target of about 29 percent of all electricity consumption to be generated from renewable sources by 2029.

2. Electric Energy Efficiency — to achieve savings in the country’s consumption of electricity, with an indicative overall target of 22 percent savings by 2029 compared to a ‘business as usual’ scenario.

How this will be achieved

To be achieved with assistance from development partners.

Deliverables
Deliverable Date
22 percent electricity energy efficiency savingscompared to a BAU scenario 2029
29 percent of all electricity consumption to be generated from renewable sources 2029

Resources devoted to delivery
Type Details
Other, please specify In partnership with Australia, Denmark, New Zealand, Norway, and UK, and UNDP.
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