- Submitted by: Barbados
- Primary SD area: Sustainable Energy
- Keywords: Energy
- Location: Barbados
- Date of completion: 1 Jan 2000
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Deliverables & Resources
Barbados Declaration – Voluntary Commitment by Barbados
Organization(s) making commitmentBarbados, in partnership with the Governments of Australia, Denmark, New Zealand, Norway, and the United Kingdom, and UNDP.
Achievement of Commitment1. 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 achievedTo be achieved with assistance from development partners.
|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|
|Other, please specify||In partnership with Australia, Denmark, New Zealand, Norway, and UK, and UNDP.|