ECOWAS Hands-On Training: Renewable Energy (Hybrid) Mini-grid Systems

ECOWAS Hands-On Training: Renewable Energy (Hybrid) Mini-grid Systems

Monday, March 9, 2015 – 08:00 to Thursday, March 12, 2015 – 13:00 The ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE), is organizing a Hands-on Training on Renewable Energy (Hybrid) Mini-Grid Systems for Rural Electrification in West Africa, from 09 to 12 March 2015 in Bissau, Guinea Bissau, in collaboration with the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Government of Guinea Bissau The training is undertaken in the context of the GEF Project – “Promoting investments into small and medium sized renewable energy technologies in the electricity sector of Guinea Bissau” and the development of a regional renewable energy mini-grid project for the entire ECOWAS region. The purpose of this initiative is to promote the contribution of renewable energy technologies to the ECREEE regional rural electrification program, enhance the understanding of the different technologies solutions and financial schemes needed for the complete development of the different phases of a renewable energy rural electrification project. Read more …   Renewable energy (hybrid) mini-grid systems for rural electrification in West Africa GEF FUNDED PROJECT- “Promoting investments into small and medium sized renewable energy technologies in the electricity sector of Guinea Bissau” – Towards SE4All Concept Paper ENG AGENDA: Official launch of the GEF project ENG, POR AGENDA: First Project Steering Committee Meeting ENG, POR...