Promoting Investments in Small to Medium Scale Renewable Energy Technologies in the Electricity Sector

Project Summary

To promote investments in small to medium scale renewable energy technologies in the electricity sector

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Energy, Industry and Natural Resources (MEINR) and the ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE)
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
91,324 USD
GEF Project Grant
1,735,160 USD
Co-financing Total
10,258,189 USD
GEF Agency Fees
164,840 USD
Total Cost 12,084,673.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
13 Mar 2013
Preparation Grant Approved
01 May 2013
Concept Approved
30 Apr 2013
Project Approved for Implementation
10 Sep 2014
Project closed