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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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REEEP welcomes new Director General, Magdalena Kouneva

Vienna, Austria, 09-09-2020

We welcome Magdalena Kouneva to head our International Secretariat in Vienna.

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REEEP partners with Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council (CWEIC)

Vienna, Austria, 17-08-2020

As a growing organisation, REEEP is committed to expanding our international scope and impact. To this aim we are pleased to announce our new partnership and Memorandum of Understanding with the Commonwealth Enterprise and...

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REEEP Annual Report 2020

Vienna, Austria, 06-07-2020

The REEEP Annual Report 2020 looks back on the past year at REEEP and provides an overview of REEEP's mission and methods, as well as our activities and programmes.

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Expediting climate change action through knowledge graphs

Vienna, Austria, 01-07-2020

The end of data silos– “No man is an island” (John Donne) Climate change remains the most complex and challenging issue of our time. It is being worked on from varied angles by a diverse and growing number of actors. But who is...

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Upcoming Calls for Proposals in Burkina Faso, Liberia, Mozambique and Zambia

Vienna, Austria, 18-06-2020

Following the decision made at the first Steering Committee of the Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa (BGFA), BGFA will launch a Call for Proposals this autumn inviting interested off-grid energy service providers to compete for a...

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REEEP's Covid-19 Response

Vienna, Austria, 28-05-2020

The Covid-19 pandemic has had, and will continue to have, a tremendous impact on operations worldwide. Although business is anything but normal in these turbulent times, at REEEP we have been working at full capacity from home...

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PFAN Annual Progress Report

Vienna, Austria, 28-05-2020

Since 2006, PFAN has been bridging the gap between promising entrepreneurs who may have difficulty finding access to funding and international investors who have difficulty finding good opportunities in low- and middle-income...

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‘Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa’ expands to Uganda

Sweden, Sweden, 06-05-2020

The Embassy of Sweden, Kampala, Nordic Environment Finance Corporation (NEFCO) and the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP) are pleased to announce the expansion of the Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa (BGFA...

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Sweden Announces Go-Ahead for Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa in Four Countries

Stockholm, Sweden, 28-04-2020

Stockholm, 28 April 2020. At the first Steering Committee meeting of the Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa (BGFA), Sweden today gave the green light to expand the programme into Burkina Faso, Liberia and Mozambique and open a...

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REEEP partners with FORESIGHT Climate & Energy, a leading Danish energy transition publication

Copenhagen, Denmark, 25-02-2020

To keep the rise in temperatures below the 1.5°C threshold, carbon dioxide emissions globally would have to be cut by 45% by 2030 and be down to net-zero by 2050, concluded the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) in...

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