Removal of Barriers to Solar PV Power Generation in Mauritius, Rodrigues and the Outer Islands

Project Summary

To promote grid-based solar photovoltaic (PV) electricity generation in Mauritius, Rodrigues and the Outer Islands

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Renewable Energy and Public Utilities, Rodrigues regional Assembly and Outer Islands Development Corporation
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
80,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,005,000 USD
Co-financing Total
18,988,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
200,500 USD
Total Cost 21,073,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
14 Sep 2009
Preparation Grant Approved
14 Sep 2009
Concept Approved
30 Jun 2010
Project Approved for Implementation
07 Jul 2011
Project closed
30 Dec 2015