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EU intends to assist Zambia drive renewable energy production

The European Union (EU), is calling both local and foreign individuals and consortium bidders, to provide support to the Zambian energy sector by increasing access to electricity and renewable energy production.

The bidders must be effectively established in a member state of the European Union or in an eligible country or territory. All supplies and materials under this contract shall originate from one or more of those eligible countries.

Tender information

The overall objective of the project is to increase access to clean, reliable and affordable energy, promoting renewable energy production and energy efficiency in Zambia.

This is to be achieved through the following lines of activities running in parallel:

  • Support to public institutions to develop and/or revise the legal and regulatory framework for renewable energy and energy efficiency in the country.
  • Building capacity of both public and private organisations to promote and apply renewable energy and energy efficiency solutions.
  • Support to a limited number of demonstration renewable energy off-grid projects in rural areas of Zambia.

Tender collection and submission

Applications must be submitted using the standard application form, the format and instructions of which must be strictly observed.

The application form is available on the link below.


Deadline for receipt of applications is 24th February 2017 at 17:00, local Zambian time.

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Babalwa Bungane
Babalwa Bungane is the content producer for ESI Africa - Clarion Events Africa. Babalwa has been writing for the publication for over five years. She also contributes to sister publications; Smart Energy International and Power Engineering International. Babalwa is a social media enthusiast.