Entries by EEP Coordination Office

Solar Irrigation Highlights NDF Portfolio Synergies

New loan financing from Off-Grid Energy Access Fund builds on early stage support from EEP Africa and highlights synergies in the NDF clean energy portfolio. The Facility for Energy Inclusion Off-Grid Energy Access Fund (FEI-OGEF) recently announced a new investment in SunCulture, a Kenya-based company specializing in solar pumping, irrigation and technology solutions for small holder farmers. “This is the perfect illustration […]

EEP Africa Trust Fund 2018 Annual Report

EEP Africa is proud to publish the first Annual Report since its transition to a multi-donor fund hosted by the Nordic Development Fund (NDF). The report highlights the new project portfolio and plans for the future, while also showcasing EEP Africa’s cumulative achievements since 2010. In 2018, NDF proudly took on the legacy and future […]

EEP Africa Presents its New Project Portfolio

A diverse portfolio of 28 new projects are being funded by EEP Africa in 2019. EEP Africa received a total of 530 applications in its 14th Call for Proposals. The proposed projects covered a variety of renewable energy technologies and business models across Southern and East Africa. At the end of the highly competitive evaluation […]

Knowledge Exchange Forum in Johannesburg

EEP Africa hosted its 8th Knowledge Exchange Forum (KEF) on 28 March in Johannesburg, South Africa. The theme for this KEF was Productive Use and Drivers for Renewable Energy Uptake in the SADC Region. EEP Africa promotes knowledge sharing through semi-annual Knowledge Exchange Forums. The event targets EEP Africa-supported project developers and other stakeholders in […]

Sneak Peek to Market Insights from 2018 Call

EEP Africa received a total of 530 applications in the 14th Call for Proposals (CfP14) in 2018. The applications represent a wide variety of project types, technologies and geographical areas and amounted to a cumulative project value of EUR 1 billion. This far exceeded expectations and is five times the average number of applications received […]

Welcome to the Next Knowledge Exchange Forum!

EEP Africa will host its 8th Knowledge Exchange Forum on Thursday, March 28, at the Sandton Hilton in Johannesburg, South Africa. The EEP Africa Knowledge Exchange Forum (KEF) is a dynamic event for project developers and other key players in the renewable energy and energy efficiency sector to discuss key topics in the field, share […]

Renewable Transformation Challenge

Elsevier and the International Solar Energy Society (ISES) are proud to announce the 2019 Renewable Transformation Challenge. The first place winner will be awarded €20,000. The Renewable Transformation Challenge is awarded every two years to recognize accomplishments by organizations such as private enterprises, NGO’s, and research institutions for undertaking projects and programs that help move […]