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Sida PFAN Initiative on Clean Energy Financing Accepting Applications

Vienna, Austria, 22-03-2016

The Sida PFAN Initiative on Clean Energy Financing (SPICEF) seeks to nurture entrepreneurs, start-up and existing companies, project teams and consortia with environmentally beneficial business proposals with the aim of linking...

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The Private Finance Gap: Challenges and Opportunities

Paris, France, 18-01-2016

At the Paris COP21, an expert panel including REEEP's Martin Hiller and Peter Storey of CTI-PFAN looked at the challenges and opportunities to scaling-up private financing for adaptation projects in the developing world.     

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Rockefeller Foundation and REEEP to investigate lessons of mini-grid market development in India

Delhi, India, 14-12-2015

Since 2010, The Rockefeller Foundation has been working to expand access to electricity in India through a model utilising mini-grids for lighting and productive use. In 2014, The Rockefeller Foundation significantly intensified...

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REEEP at COP 21

Paris, France, 19-11-2015

The 21st Conference of the Parties, the most momentous COP in nearly two decades, begins on November 30th, 2015. REEEP will be participating in the following events at Le Bourget.

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IRENA and DTU Launch World’s Most Detailed Wind Resource Data

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 22-10-2015

The most detailed data and statistics on global wind energy potential are now available online, thanks to a free resource launched today by IRENA and the Technical University of Denmark (DTU). The Global Wind Atlas provides wind...

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REEEP Kenya Ventures Announced as Powering Agriculture Innovators

Vienna, Austria, 22-10-2015

REEEP is proud to announce that two ventures from its Powering Agrifood Value Chains 2015 Portfolio have been announced as 2015 Innovators of the Powering Agriculture Energy Grand Challenge for Development (PAEGC). Sunculture and...

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Solar, the “sleeping lion” in Africa

Cape Town, South Africa, 22-10-2015

A technician fits a solar panel on a corrugated rooftop. © Tom Gilks

With the vast majority of its population still energy poor, Africa is uniquely placed to leapfrog fossil fuel dependence and exploit its abundant natural resources in the form of sunlight, hydropower and wind. WWF and REEEP co-...

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Climate organizations call for renewed efforts to communicate climate change knowledge and spur action

London, United Kingdom, 16-09-2015

This year marked the 10-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, which swept through America’s Gulf coast, wreaking a staggering USD 108 billion in damage and killing more than 1,800 people. In May of 2015, a heatwave in India cost...

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Mobilising the Private Sector for Renewable Development

Vienna, Austria, 25-06-2015

“We often hear talk of routes, pathways and roadmaps toward a low carbon future,” began Martin Hiller, Director General of the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP), in his introduction to a panel discussion...

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REEEP Announces 2015-2017 Powering Agrifood Value Chains Portfolio

Vienna, Austria, 23-06-2015

The Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP) announced the nine ventures taking part in its newest clean energy development portfolio, Powering Agrifood Value Chains. These enterprises are bringing clean energy...

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Plugging into the Climate Knowledge Grid

Copenhagen, Denmark, 23-06-2015

“We are not far away from the climate talks in Paris and I’m frightened by the information overload that awaits people there. How will they cut through it all?”  

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REEEP Annual Report 2014/2015

Vienna, Austria, 18-06-2015

REEEP invests in clean energy markets. The REEEP Annual Report 2014/2015 explains REEEP's strategy and overarching theory of change, and takes a close look at REEEP's Cross Sector Systems focal area, through which REEEP brings...

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I am a Climate Knowledge Broker - Part 1: William Becker

Vienna, Austria, 27-05-2015

The Climate Knowledge Brokers Group (CKB) is writing its manifesto. It is a mammoth act, carried out by a dedicated group of fifteen people connected with the CKB Group and with input from some eighty more. It is also a necessary...

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