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U.S.-India Partnership to Advance Clean Energy (PACE) — Off-Grid Clean Energy in India, 2nd Funding Round

The PACEsetter Fund aims to accelerate the commercialization of off-grid clean energy by providing early-stage grants that allow businesses to develop and test innovative products, business models, and systems. Projects must focus on small-scale systems that improve the viability of off-grid renewable energy for under-served individuals and communities in India that do not have grid-connected […]

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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) — FLEGT in Countries with Partnership Agreements

FAO administers the EU’s program of Forest Law Enforcement, Governance, and Trade (FLEGT). The program is open to government institutions, civil society, and private-sector organizations in timber-producing countries engaged in FLEGT’s Voluntary Partnership Agreements (Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Central African Republic, Congo, Dem Rep Congo, Gabon, Ghana, Guyana, Honduras, Indonesia, Laos, Liberia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand, and […]

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Energy Globe Award for Sustainability — Awards 2017

The Energy Globe Award recognizes outstanding projects that conserve and protect natural resources, and that employ renewable energy.  The international winner in each of five categories is awarded €10 thousand. Applicants can be individuals as well as organizations (i.e., private companies and corporations, development NGOs, community associations, government agencies, and others) anywhere in the world. […]

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Africa-EU Renewable Energy Cooperation Programme — Services of the Finance Catalyst

The Africa-EU Renewable Energy Cooperation Programme (RECP) announces its first call for proposals for the RECP – Finance Catalyst.  The Finance Catalyst team works with project developers to connect qualified projects in renewable energy to development finance institutions, impact investors, and commercial lenders. Applicants may be private-sector developers (local and international), NGOs, universities, or research […]

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U.S. Department of State — Morocco Green Growth Climate Challenge

The U.S. Department of State will make one grant for approximately US$400 thousand to assist Morocco with a competition to help build capacity to mitigate the impacts of climate change through the use of clean energy and energy-efficient technologies. The challenge will feature small grants for workshops on energy technologies, public policy, and business development. […]

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Climate Technology Initiative (CTI-PFAN) — Building Resilience to Climate Change in West Africa

CTI PFAN seeks to identify projects which have the capability of raising private-sector financing to build resilience to climate change in agriculture, forestry, ecosystems services and biodiversity, water and sanitation, and other sectors. The program PFAN WAFCEF-3 seeks pre-proposals from project developers in West Africa. Selected projects will be offered free professional advice on project […]

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Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs — DRIVE Infrastructure Projects

The Development Related Infrastructure Investment Vehicle (DRIVE) is a program of Dutch support for infrastructural projects in the areas of water; climate; food security; and sexual and reproductive health and rights. The program offers funding support to entrepreneurs worldwide for construction projects in the eligible DRIVE subject areas and countries. Funding ranges from €5 million […]

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Green Alley — Green Alley Award 2016

The Green Alley Award is an annual European prize for start-ups and entrepreneurs in the green economy. The theme for 2016 focuses on business ideas that help build a circular economy and improve the waste and recycling industry. The contest finalists will be invited to Berlin to compete for a cash prize of €7 thousand, […]

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EKOenergy — Call for Climate Projects

EKOenergy is a network of environmental not-for-profit organizations, mainly in Europe, promoting sustainable renewable energy.  EKOenergy contributes a part of its revenues to the EKOenergy Climate Fund, which finances small renewable electricity projects in developing countries. The Fund currently calls for projects to be financed in 2017 and 2018. EKOenergy seeks projects where its contribution […]

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U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) — Power Africa

The program Power Africa aims to expand electric energy across Sub-Saharan Africa. Power Africa has more than 100 private-sector partners, and it invites others to join. The partners include companies that focus on small-scale solutions for rural areas, including off-grid and mini-grid projects. Expressions of interest can be submitted at any time. Link

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