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Tonga calls on sustainable energy during the Astana Expo

Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 07/08/2017

 

Tonga art craft is currently being showcased at the international Expo taking in Astana, Kazakstan.

 

Hon. Semisi Sika in his inaugural speech at the Tonga National Day, says Tonga is highly dependent on fossil fuel – BUT it is still aligning with its ambition to achieve 50 percent renewable energy generation by 2020.

 

Speaking to 2 million audiences from 115 countries he says this program is a platform to attain accessible, reliable, safe and sustainable clean energy for all.

 

The program also showcased Tongan traditional dances, clothes and Tongan possessions.

 

Hon. Semisi Sika ia leading Tonga’s delegations, and is also attended by Tonga’s Commissioner to the Astana Expo and CEO of MEIDECCC – Paula Ma’u, Government officials, and a floor show group.

 

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