Thursday, 30 October 2008 7:47 AM

Sustainable Energy Financing Roadshow Launched in Gizo

The Central Bank of Solomon Islands together with the World Bank and the Australian Government will launch the Sustainable Energy Financing Project roadshow program in Gizo, Western Province, on Thursday 30 October.

The launch will be attended by Minister for Development Planning and Aid Coordination, the Hon. Steve Abana; Deputy Premier for Western Province, the Hon. Oliver Zapo; Australian High Commissioner, Mr Peter Hooton; and representatives of the World Bank.

The roadshow will allow industry experts to share information and experience about solar home systems. It will also demonstrate the potential for businesses to use cost efficient renewable energy alternatives like solar photo-voltaic systems.

The roadshow will be held from Thursday 30 to Friday 31 October, at the MSG building in Gizo, before continuing its tour of provincial capitals over the coming year.

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