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The third EEP In-Depth Study addresses the role of women and girls in renewable and energy efficiency projects of the EEP portfolio

Women and girls are important consumers of energy, and they benefit the most from the availability of sustainable and affordable energy sources. Women’s participation in the value chain of renewable energy solutions has been recognised as indispensable to realising the sustainable development goals. Gender equality is a cross-cutting theme in EEP and the new EEP […]

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Innovative Business Model: EEP project developer SimGas turns manure into energy and fertilizer

The fresh EEP S&EA Innovative Business Model publication features a rapidly growing biogas company SimGas. Currently operating in Kenya and Tanzania, SimGas manufactures, sells and installs domestic off-the-shelf biogas digester systems for rural farming households. Fed with water and manure from livestock, the digester produces both biogas for daily cooking, and fertilizer slurry which can […]

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Investors and Projects highlighted the value of the successful EEP Investor Forum

EEP organised the second Investor Forum in Nairobi, Kenya on 30 May The EEP Investor Forum was again highly successful in bringing EEP project developers who are looking for post-EEP investment in contact with potential investors. The event grew slightly from the first EEP Investor Forum as there was growing interest from projects and need […]

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EEP S&EA at African Utility Week in Cape Town, 16-18 May 2017

African Utility Week 2017 in Cape Town is approaching and EEP ECO and several EEP project developers will be actively participating in the AUW programme. Check out the most interesting pieces of the expo and conference agenda, and mark your calendar to meet us at the EEP Coffee Hour! EEP projects in the AUW Programme: Project Developers […]

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INVITATION TO APPLY – EEP Investor Forum in Nairobi, 30 May 2017

Following the success of the 2016 Investor Forum in Johannesburg, EEP S&EA will be hosting its second Investor Forum in Nairobi on the 30th of May 2017. EEP Investor Forum offers an exclusive opportunity for the EEP project developers to meet potential investors and discuss about further project financing beyond the EEP.  Apply now for […]

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The Power of Fire – Innovative Business Model by BioLite

The brand-new EEP Innovative Business Model features a social enterprise BioLite, whose HomeStove products combine benefits of faster and cleaner cooking, device charging and economic savings while using a basic fuel like firewood. With its innovative biomass cookstove technology, BioLite can address multiple energy needs (ie. cooking, charging, lighting) simultaneously and cost-effectively. The unique value […]

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EEP S&EA Annual M&E Programme Report 2016 published

According to the EEP S&EA Annual Monitoring & Evaluation Programme Report, EEP S&EA has experienced a very successful year 2016. The validated results of the 103 monitored projects (out of 223 approved for grant funding) show good progress on almost all indicators, and several indicators exceeded by very considerable margins. Total economic benefits through EEP […]