National Development Plan 2012-2016 (Plan Nacional de Desarrollo Humano 2012-2016)

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Last updated: 2 May 2017

The Government of Nicaraguahas the objective to expand the supply of energy generation and to increase the energy matrix and achieve rural electrification through renewable resources.

The National Development Plan 2012-2016 set the target of achieving 94% of electricity generation from renewable energy sources by 2017, throught the development of hydro, geothermal, solar, biomass and wind projects as established in Electricity Generation Expansion Plan (2013-2027).

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