Photo: Inyenyeri

The Proof Is In The Cooking – study on innovative business model

Inyenyeri is a for-profit renewable energy company, whose mission is to break the cycle of energy poverty, through the provision of a fuel and Fan Gasifying Cook Stove solution, which can be sustainably scaled to serve more than 2 million Rwandan households. The Innovative Business Model by Inyenyeri is closely followed by other pellet producers […]


EEP Projects winning at the East Africa Power Industry Awards

During the recent East Africa Power Industry Convention (EAPIC) in Nairobi the EEP programme was present with a double exhibition booth showcasing the programme itself and three of our projects: BURN energy efficient stove manufacturer, the Solar E-cycles project and the Light up Africa project. During a session at one of the technical workshops another […]

KEF Nairobi

EEP’s fourth Knowledge Exchange Forum great success!

On Tuesday the 20th of September the EEP programme organised its fourth Knowledge Exchange Forum (KEF) in Nairobi. As part of the knowledge management component of EEP the concept of “Knowledge Exchange Forums” has been developed. In these KEFs we intend to bring together EEP funded projects and other stakeholders in the sector. Earlier KEFs […]

Photo: iSmart Kenya

EEP Project of the year 2016 winner announcement

During the recent Knowledge Exchange Forum, the Energy & Environment Partnership programme (EEP) selected the winner for the ”EEP project of the year award”. All ongoing or completed EEF funded projects were eligible to submit a nomination for this award. In total 16 applications were received for the award, of which three were shortlisted. All […]

Go bioenergy!

IEA: Global energy investment down 8% in 2015 with flows signalling move towards cleaner energy

A newly released report by the International Energy Agency EIA shows that global energy investment fell by 8% in 2015, with a drop in oil and gas upstream spending outweighing continued robust investment in renewables, electricity networks and energy efficiency. The report provides a comprehensive insight to the investments in the energy sector, across fuels, technologies […]

Women working SunCulture Kenya (photo credits: SunCulture)

SunCulture Kenya is one of the 15 finalist of the Ocean Exchange innovation award

EEP funded project by SunCulture Kenya is one of the 15 finalists to compete for the innovation award The sixth annual Ocean Exchange, held in Savannah, Georgia, will feature fifteen worldwide solutions with the ability to generate economic growth and increase productivity while reducing the use of nature’s resources and the production of waste. The innovators will present […]

Devergy Technician (photo: Devergy)

Knowledge Exchange Forum – registration has been closed

Fourth Knowledge Exchange Forum (KEF) Nairobi // Tuesday 20 September // the Hilton hotel at 08:00 am  Due to unexpected high number of registrations, we have exceeded the venue capacity and the registration have been closed. Thank you for all who registered and we look forward to meet you in Nairobi!  About the event The […]

Off.Grid.Electric Tanzania (photo: ECO Team)

ARE Newsletter: Clean Energy Innovative Business Models

Learn more about sustainable business models for off-grid projects in East and Southern African region. Read the ARE (the Alliance for Rural Electrification)’s latest newsletter where the EEP Programme is also featured: EEP Programme Director Wim Jonker-Klunne talks about innovative business models for solar PV>>