The objective of the project is to provide basic
planning information for enhanced use of sustainable energy in Mali.
The collected information includes detailed assessment of resources of
wind, solar and agricultural residues, and assessment of economic,
environmental and social impacts of selected applications of wind,
solar, biomass and biofuel technologies. The project has produced 5
technical reports in English and
French and a number of research papers.
Prior to this phase of the project an intensive scoping phase has been
carried out, which has resulted in a preliminary assessment
wind and biomass resources in the country.
The present phase is organised into three different work packages:
The project started in October 2009, and was concluded by December