All go for hydroelectric project

THE long-awaited Tina River Hydropower project in Solomon Islands has reached final investment decision, with the help of a $200 million financing package from the Green Climate Fund, the Australian government and the International Finance Corporation.

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Solomon Islands will no longer be totally reliant on heavy fuel oils

The hydropower dam is expected to cut the Solomon Islands' reliance on expensive imported heavy fuels and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, shifting the capital Honiara to roughly 68% renewable energy