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Transforming Energy Access (TEA)

This DFID project is up to £65 million over five years, to support early stage testing and scale up of innovative technologies and business models that will accelerate access to affordable, clean energy services for poor households and enterprises, especially in Africa.

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Specifications

Program website

https://devtracker.dfid.gov.uk/projects/GB-1-204867

Type

Capacity Building
Initiative / Program
Investor

Geographical Scope

Africa

Type of Cap Building

Business Development

Funding / Investment / CapBuild type

The program will include: i) partnership with Shell Foundation, enabling support to another 30+ early stage private sector innovations. ii) Innovate UK’s Energy Catalyst to stimulate technology innovation by UK enterprises; iii) build other strategic clean energy innovation partnerships (e.g. testing a new ‘P2P Solar’ crowdfunding platform; and scoping a potential new partnership with Gates Foundation on Mission Innovation); iv) skills and expertise development.

Technical or other assistance

Provides support for early stage testing and scale up of innovative technologies and business models that will accelerate access to affordable, clean energy services for poor households and enterprises, especially in Africa

Contact information

E-mail

w-misumi@dfid.gov.uk

Last update

Date

01-05-2018

Status

Not Accepting Applications

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