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Sabera Khan (1971-2021)

Lusaka, Zambia, 16-08-2021

Sabera was a true friend and strong supporter of our work. She possessed almost preternatural strategic vision to accompany the experience, knowledge and commitment she wielded toward the development of clean energy markets and...

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REEEP donates IT equipment to the GUTES TUN campaign

Vienna, Austria, 12-08-2021

As a socially responsible organisation, REEEP is pleased to have donated IT equipment to the GUTES TUN campaign, especially as the project also contributes to environmental protection, waste avoidance and recycling and reusing...

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Standard Microgrid & Zambian Rural Electrification Authority named finalists for the Concordia Summit P3 Impact Awards

New York, United States, 04-08-2021

The Power Africa: Beyond the Grid Fund for Zambia (BGFZ), funded by Sweden and managed by the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP), was launched in 2016 with the aim to expand access to clean, reliable,...

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The Zambian Rural Electrification Authority to work with REEEP to leverage its Edison platform to monitor & support Zambia’s rural electrification programme

Lusaka, Zambia, 12-07-2021

The Rural Electrification Authority of Zambia (REA) and REEEP announced today that they had signed a memorandum of understanding outlining a joint effort to leverage the Edison data platform, originally developed to collect and...

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Strong private sector interest in the calls in Mozambique and Uganda

Vienna, Austria, 08-07-2021

The Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa (BGFA) has finalised the Pre-Qualification stage for its second and third Calls for Proposals. The programme received 17 applications under its second call (BGFA2) in Mozambique and 30...

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Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa launches its third Call for Proposals offering financing to off-grid energy service providers in Uganda

Vienna, Austria, 29-04-2021

The Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa (BGFA) is today opening the Pre-Qualification stage of its third Call for Proposals (BGFA3) with the aim of accelerating the provision of off-grid energy services in Uganda. BGFA3 invites...

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Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa announces upcoming funding round for Uganda

Helsinki, Finland, 25-03-2021

At a Steering Committee meeting of the Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa (BGFA) related to the Uganda Country Programme, Denmark and Sweden gave the green light to launch BGFA’s third Call for Proposals (BGFA3) targeted at the...

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Germany joins BGFA activities in Zambia

Vienna, Austria, 22-03-2021

KfW Development Bank is joining the Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa (BGFA) initiative on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ, Bundesministerium für wirtschaftliche Zusammenarbeit...

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The Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa launches its second Call for Proposals for micro-grid enterprises in Mozambique

Vienna, Austria, 08-02-2021

The Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa (BGFA) is opening the pre-qualification stage for its second Call for Proposals (BGFA2) today with the aim to accelerate the provision of off-grid energy services in Mozambique. BGFA2 invites...

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REEEP has endorsed the GOGLA Consumer Protection Code

Vienna, Austria, 05-02-2021

REEEP has recently endorsed the GOGLA Consumer Protection Code, whose aim is to safeguard impact and respect consumer rights in the off-grid solar industry. It consists of six principles of business practice and an assessment...

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REEEP partners with The Currency Exchange Fund to support local currency financing of clean energy SMEs in developing countries

Vienna, Austria, 01-02-2021

One of the barriers that clean energy enterprises face in frontier markets is exposure to currency risk resulting from hard currency financing of SMEs, which presents a major threat to their long-term financial sustainability. To...

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O programa Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa anuncia o seu próximo convite à apresentação de propostas para microempresas em Moçambique

Vienna, Austria, 11-12-2020

O programa Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa (BGFA) foi criado por iniciativa do Governo da Suécia com o objectivo de incentivar o sector privado a fornecer serviços de energia sustentáveis, acessíveis, limpos e de alta qualidade a...

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The Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa announces its next Call for Proposals for micro-grid enterprises in Mozambique

Vienna, Austria, 09-12-2020

The Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa (BGFA) was set up on the initiative of the Swedish Government with the goal of incentivising the private sector to provide sustainable, affordable, clean, high-quality energy services to...

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BGFA First Call for Proposals receives strong response in Burkina Faso, Liberia and Zambia

Vienna, Austria, 11-11-2020

The Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa (BGFA) received 84 applications for the Pre-Qualification stage under its first Call for Proposals (BGFA1) in Burkina Faso, Liberia and Zambia. Out of these, 79 applications have passed the...

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The Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa launches the Pre-Qualification stage of its first Call for Proposals

Helsinki, Finland, 15-09-2020

The Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa (BGFA) is opening the Pre-Qualification stage of its first Call for Proposals (BGFA1) today, inviting off-grid energy companies to compete for results-based funding to bring clean, modern and...

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