Entries by KPMG ECO

Announcement for the eighth call for proposal

As a challenge fund, the EEP S&EA Programme is seeking high-quality applications for projects in the that can contribute to the reduction of poverty by improving energy security while mitigating global climate change. The EEP S&EA Programme Window 2 – Market Creation – is now also open for concept note applications. The submission deadline is July […]

Announcement for the seventh call for proposal

Funding window is now open! The next EEP S&EA funding window, Call for Proposal Seventh (CFP7) Programme Window 1 – Innovation, is now open for concept note applications. The submission deadline is June 13th, 2014 at 13h00 (South African time, GMT+2). The maximum grant allocation for a selected CFP7 project can fall in the range € 100 000 […]

International Conference on Solar Energy in Development Cooperation

More than 2 billion people in developing countries do not have access to modern energy supplies. The need to create energy economies and energy infrastructures in developing countries, the decentralized energy demand in rural areas and the large solar resource in most of these countries are perfect conditions for implementing new technologies that utilize renewable […]

Finnpartnership’s Matchmaking Service

Finnpartnership’s Matchmaking Service helps companies and organisations in Finland and developing countries including Southern and East African countries, to seek out a new cooperation opportunities and business partners. Finnpartnership channels business partnership initiatives from developing countries to companies in Finland and vice versa. Business partnerships refer to long-term joint activities between companies or other economic actors in Finland […]

Newsletter 1/2014

Find enclosed the link to our latest EEP newsletter.  EEP S&EA Newsletter 1/2014 >> If you did not receive the latest newsletter, Subscribe to our newsletter here >>    

Success stories – Gigawatt Global

The EEP programme partially funded project Gigawatt Global successfully closed on $23.7 million in financing on an 8.5 MW solar photovoltaic power plant from an international consortium of equity investors and debt providers including Norway’s development finance institution Norfund, Dutch development bank FMO (which arranged the senior debt package), the Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF), and Norwegian-headquartered […]

The CFP6 application period is now closed

CFP6 is now closed for the concept note submission. The final date for the submission was January 15th 2014 at 13.00 (GMT+2). CFP6 was the first Call for window 2 in the EEP history and hence ECO team wants thank all of the organizations who applied for the fund. The concept notes screening is now […]