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Power Africa Madagascar Mini-Grid Development Grant
The USAID Southern Africa Energy Program (SAEP), a Power Africa initiative, is proud to launch the “Power Africa Madagascar Mini-Grid Development Grant” to increase energy access in the country. USAID has committed up to USD $1.5 million in grant funding and technical advisory services to mini-...
RFA: Grant Funding for the Development of Mini-Grids in Madagascar
The USAID Southern Africa Energy Program (SAEP), a Power Africa initiative, is proud to launch the “Power Africa Madagascar Mini-Grid Development Grant” to expand energy access in the country. USAID has committed up to USD $1.5 million in grant funding and technical advisory services to mini-...
UNCDF Renewable Energy Challenge Fund: Solar Window
The RECF: Solar Window aims to accelerate the deployment of decentralised solar energy solutions such as off-grid solar PV and mini-grids in Uganda. RECF is looking to co-invest US$100,000-$500,000 in commercially driven business ideas that can lead to breakthroughs in the uptake of such...
A Donor Advised Fund (DAF) that enables investors and philanthropists to manage their portfolios with equal regard for problem solving and profit. Calvert Foundation launched a prototype of a new type of donor advised fund (DAF). Known as the Giving Fund, this DAF provided an enhancement to...
IFC InfraVentures – the IFC Global Infrastructure Project Development Fund – helps develop public-private partnerships and private projects for infrastructure in the poorest countries. It provides early-stage risk capital and actively participates in the project development phase to create...
The Rockefeller Foundation (TRF)
The Rockefeller Foundation (TRF) has launched their Mini-grid (MG) program in East Africa from Kenya. The TRF provided grant to CrossBoundary’s (CB) advisory branch to map the investment opportunities within the sector. This fund is not yet launched.
Sustainable Energy, Access and Gender (SEAG)
DFID is providing £16 million to undertake a 5 year research programme (Sustainable Energy, Access and Gender - SEAG) to deliver evidence that shapes the global effort to provide universal access to sustainable, modern energy services by 2030. Specifically, the project will improve energy...
Sinapis Group's mission is to empower aspiring entrepreneurs in the developing world with innovative, scalable business ideas by providing them with a rigorous, Christ-centered business education, world-class consulting and mentoring services and access to seed capital. Through these means, they...
InfraCo Africa is a multi-government funded, privately managed company providing early stage development capital and expertise to develop infrastructure projects in sub-Saharan Africa. It acts as an ‘honest broker’ seeking to create viable infrastructure investment opportunities that balance the...
Energy Foundation China
Energy Foundation China, previously known as China Sustainable Energy Program, is a grantmaking charity organization dedicated to China’s sustainable energy development. It is a part of the Energy Foundation, which is based in San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
Its mission is to assist in...
Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF)
The EAIF provides US$10 million to US$36.5 million to projects across a range of sectors including telecoms, transport, water and power. It lends American dollars and euros to private companies (or soon to be privatised companies). This lending is for greenfield projects or for the refurbishment...
Energy 4 Impact (formerly known as GVEP International) is a non-profit organization working with local businesses to extend access to energy in Africa, impacting the quality of life for millions of people. Growing sustainable clean energy markets improves livelihoods and accelerates economic...
Climatescope tracks the conditions for clean energy investment on and off the grid, and provides a wealth of publicly-available information on 58 emerging markets in Africa, Asia and Latin America & the Caribbean. More specifically, Climatescope provides an assessment of enabling environment...
Arcor does Solar Projects all over the world. They offer several partnership options from financing relationships, to development, deployment and O&M partnerships. They work with clients to determine their goals and the right relationship to guarantee solar success. ARCOR has capabilities...
Renewable Energy Performance Platform (REPP)
The Renewable Energy Performance Platform (REPP) has been developed jointly by EIB and UNEP and is one of the planned responses to the UN Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL) initiative. REPP aims to overcome barriers for small/medium scale renewable energy (RE) projects relating to perceived...
Climate Catalyst Fund
Investment vehicle (“Climate Catalyst Fund”) that will mobilize additional capital for co-investment alongside IFC in private equity funds (“Climate Funds”) focused on low-carbon and climate-friendly projects and companies globally across the emerging markets. The objective of the Climate...
The Social Entrepreneurs Fund (TSEF)
Founded in 2011 and based in New York City, The Social Entrepreneurs’ Fund (TSEF) is a member-based partnership of committed investment capital focused on early stage equity stakes in impact-oriented companies. TSEF identifies strong entrepreneurs with proven business models with the intention...
Green Africa Power (GAP)
Green Africa Power (GAP) has been set up to stimulate private investment in renewable energy in Africa by acting as a long term source of financing and policy support to projects. It is a member of Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG) family. GAP has the ambitious target to finance...
Power Africa - Beyond the Grid
DBSA EIB Project Development and Support Facility (PDSF)