|| This Zimbabwe Case Study focuses on gap analysis of market needs and demand for RE/hybrid mini-grids. It includes guidance on technology choice, lessons learned and recommendations for the development of action plans. Furthermore the Annex 1 (page 29) includes a sample ToR for Country Case Study for undertaking gap analysis, recommendations for developing national action plans and final workshop.
This study has been elaborated on behalf of the Regional Electricity Regulators’ Association of Southern Africa (RERA) to establish a framework for attracting increased investment in mini-grids employing renewable and hybrid generation in the countries of the Southern African Development Community (SADC). This project has been financed under the Africa-EU Renewable Energy Cooperation Programme (RECP), an integral part of the Africa-EU Energy Partnership (AEEP).
More information on SADC - Minigrids Employing Renewable and Hybrid Generation on the RECP website.