The ACP-EU Energy Facility was established in 2005 to co-finance projects on increasing access to modern and sustainable energy services for the poor in African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries. With the first Energy Facility (EFI), 74 projects were contracted for a total amount of €196 M, with total project cost of €430M. A second Energy Facility (EFII), with a total budget of €200 million, has been established for the period 2009-2013. A €100 million call for proposals, launched in November 2009, resulted in the selection of 65 projects for funding.
The Monitoring of the ACP-EU Energy Facility has two main purposes:
The present website emphasises the dissemination of project results. It will allow to:
The ACP-EU EF Projects Database provides more information about the Energy Facility projects.
Visit the Energy Facility website to get more general information on the programme or to get the general results of the Call for Proposals.
The Second Call for Proposals of the Energy Facility with a budget of EUR 55 million has just been launched!
The deadline for submission of Concept Notes and Full Applications is on 03/06/2013 at 16:00 hours CET.
"Bambadinca Sta Claro – Community Programme for Access to Renewable Energy", contract nº2011/231-830, has as specific objective “to ensure sustainable access to electricity through renewable energy to the village of Bambadinca, Bafatá Region, in Guinea-Bissau”. The Programme is looking for consultancy services to develop the tariff proposal and a set of complementary tools to be implemented in the energy service of Bambadinca.
All presentations from the Energy Facility Seminar in Kigali, 21-22 November 2012 are now uploaded on this website. During the 2-day seminar close to 30 presentations were made.