The Hon Prime Minister launched the Vio Fijian Rural Electrification Fund Project yesterday (03/05/2019).
The event was a remarkable and memorable one for the people of Vio and the Nation, in embarking on a Journey to access clean, renewable and affordable energy. The 47 households of Vio Island near Lautoka are the first Fijian community to have access to electricity from a centralized micro-grid solar system.
Officiating the event, the Hon Prime Minister highlighted that the Electrification Trust Fund exist to assist rural and remote communities in accessing clean, renewable electricity.
The Significant achievement also will empower the community to be more productive and innovative in improving the standard of living.