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.
A thematic fiche on the Kyoto Protocol and the ACP EU Energy Facility has just been published.
A new thematic fiche has been published. Thematic Fiche no. 8 deals with ownership and community involvement.