Tag: SEFA

African Development Bank grants Asticom Kenya $995,000 to study 10MW WTE project

African Development Bank grants Asticom Kenya $995,000 to study 10MW WTE project

January 2, 2018 |

In the Ivory Coast, Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA), managed by the African Development Bank, has approved a grant of $995,000 to Asticom Kenya Ltd., to support the construction of a 10 megawatt (MW) grid-connected municipal waste-to-energy (WTE) plant. The grant will fund the cost of conducting a full environmental and social impact assessment, […]

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African Development Bank grants $580,000 for clean cooking in Nigeria

African Development Bank grants $580,000 for clean cooking in Nigeria

December 10, 2014 |

In the Ivory Coast, the Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA) approved a US $580,000 preparation grant for the expansion of Green Energy & Biofuels (GEB) Bio-refinery project in Nigeria. The project is a pilot of Small & Medium Entrepreneurship Fundamentals (SMEFunds), a social enterprise based in Lagos, and the first bio-energy cooking fuel production […]

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Africa Forum for Clean Energy Financing Business Plan Competition accepting project proposals

Africa Forum for Clean Energy Financing Business Plan Competition accepting project proposals

March 23, 2014 |

In Africa, the Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA) is co-organizing the Africa Forum for Clean Energy Financing (AFRICEF-3) Business Plan Competition. The aim of the competition is to identify and nurture entrepreneurs, start-ups and existing companies with green ambitions in Africa, and serve as a conduit between them and financiers. To be considered, projects […]

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Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa awards first grant

Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa awards first grant

August 27, 2012 |

In Tunisia, the Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA), a joint initiative of the Danish government and the Energy, Environment and Climate Change Department (ONEC) of the African Development Bank (AfDB), approved on August 17 its first grant of $825,000 to finance the concept phase of the Green Tech Financial Facility – a vehicle for […]

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