ECOWAS Renewable Energy Facility (EREF)
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Results of 1st Call for Proposal published
We would like to thank all applicants for their submissions. The technical appraisal of the received full proposals has been finalised. The technical appraisal was done according to the established evaluation criteria: relevance, impact, effectiveness, feasibility and efficiency, as well as sustainability.
ECREEE intends to award 41 projects (around 25% of all received concept notes) with an overall grant amount of 1 million Euro. An overview on the approved grants for the individual projects and the final report can be found below. Seven projects could not meet the formal and quality requirements and were exculded. If you do not see your proposal in the list please contact the ECREEE Secretariat: email@example.com.
The ECREEE Secretariat will get in contact with the successful applicants soon. The following steps will follow:
Agreement on final project document and implementation modalities
Signing of contract (see template below)
Launch of implementation
Results of Appaisal of Full Proposals
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doc, 406,5K, 08/16/12, 259 downloads
xls, 173,5K, 05/31/11, 513 downloads
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EREF Application Guidelines EN/FR/PT
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EREF Project Proposals Templates EN/FR/PT
doc, 1,1M, 06/01/11, 1053 downloads
doc, 1,1M, 06/01/11, 413 downloads
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xls, 175,5K, 05/31/11, 520 downloads
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doc, 245K, 05/31/11, 548 downloads
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EREF Contracting and Execution
pdf, 276,7K, 05/31/11, 665 downloads
xls, 173,5K, 05/31/11, 513 downloads
The ECOWAS Renewable Energy Facility (EREF) is managed by the Secretariat of the ECOWAS Regional Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE) based in Praia, Cape Verde. The Facility was established with initial support of the Austrian Development Cooperation (ADC), the Spanish Agency for International Development Cooperation (AECID) and technical assistance of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO). ECREEE seeks further partner support for future call for proposals of the EREF.
The EREF project manager will be recruited in the course of 2011. In the meantime, questions can be directed in written form to the EREF preparatory team or the responsible National Focal Institution in the ECOWAS coutntry.
EREF Preparatory Team:
Mr. Martin Lugmayr, Mr. Ibrahim Soumaila
Go to list of National Focal Institutions (NFIs) of ECREEE
Call for Proposals
ECREEE has launched the following Calls for Proposal for development and execution of National Renewable Energy Action Plans and Policies;
elaboration of Baseline and Mid-Term Monitoring Reports for the ECREEE; and to Support the Development of the ECOWAS Initiative on Energy Efficiency in Buildings.
WACCA 1st regional stakeholders workshop
23-25 April 2013, Ouagadougu
ECREEE and its partners are organizing the first regional stakeholders workshop of the West African Clean Cooking Alliance (WACCA).
Request for Proposals
13 March, 2013
ECREEE in collaboration with its SEEA-WA partners is seeking for proposals to support the development of the ECOWAS Initiative on Energy Efficiency in Buildings.
ECREEE and GIZ explore new areas for cooperation
22 January 2013
ECREEE and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH met on the 22nd of January 2013 to discuss potential areas for collaboration in the field of renewable energy and energy efficiency, in the ECOWAS region.
RETScreen trainings in Liberia and Niger
The next RETScreen trainings are undertaken in Niger, from 10 to 14 December 2012 and in Liberia, from 17 to 20 December 2012