Securing Financing for RE/EE Projects in Southern Africa though Gold Standard CDM

Purpose

To facilitate the financing of smaller renewable energy and energy efficiency CDM projects in Southern Africa using the Gold Standard as leverage.

Main Activities

  • Develop and disseminate carbon financing and transaction guides;
  • Organise two capacity building workshops;
  • Develop network and relationships between local and international financial institutions, government, project developers and NGOs;
  • Facilitate financial closure of two renewable and energy efficiency projects.

Expected Impact

  • Develop and disseminate carbon financing and transaction guides;
  • Organise two capacity building workshops;
  • Develop network and relationships between local and international financial institutions, government, project developers and NGOs;
  • Facilitate financial closure of two renewable and energy efficiency projects.

Project Information

Programme sector: 

RE & EE (Business&Finance)

Stage of project: 

Completed

Location: 

MZ/Mozambique, TZ/Tanzania

Duration: 

2006 - 2007

Budget: 

€ 390,756 including co-funding from SouthSouthNorth, Gold Standard, UNDP Millenium Development Goal Carbon Facility

Implementing agency: 

SouthSouthNorth

REEEP grant funded by:

Government of Ireland

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