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Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) - Tonga

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Submitted by Amali Shaw on January 8, 2016 - 10:44am
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Tonga's intended contribution are designed to be quantified at the national level cascaded to the sector level as follows:

  • 50%  of  electricity  generation  from  renewable  sources  by  2020.  In  2015  renewable  energy accounts  for  approximately  9%  of  total  electricity  generation,  with  confirmed  and  funded investments taking this to 13% in 2016.
  •  70% of electricity generation from renewable sources by 2030
  • Improve  Energy  efficiency  through  reduction  of  electricity  line  losses  to  9  percent  by  2020 (from a baseline of 18 percent in 2010)
  • To double the 2015 number of Marine Protected Areas by 2030
  • Sector  Emission  Reduction  Targets:  Transport,  Agriculture,  Environment  Friendly  Waste Management and Reforestation
  • Other  Sectors  Climate  Resilience:  Public  Infrastructures,  foreshore  protection,  buildings  and houses

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Government of the Kingdom of Tonga
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