Finance and Policy
While global economies slowed down and foreign direct investment in Africa decreased during 2020, EEP Africa expanded their active portfolio.
EEP Africa outlines, through various business models, that for energy access to stimulate economic development, it needs to be combined with efforts to develop productive use and income generation opportunities in rural communities.
Two South African projects are part of EEP Africa’s 2020 finance call focused on productive use of energy and circular economy.
E-mobility star-up Zembo is trying to create a new market for e-mobility in Ugandan capital Kampala with a lease-to-own business model for electric motorcycles.
EEP Africa has opened a call for proposals aimed at applicants in need of grant financing to implement innovative early-stage clean energy projects in Southern and East Africa.
Business and markets
EEP Africa opens a Call for Proposals for early-stage grants to applicants promoting economic opportunities for women across the clean energy sector.