Updates from the TAF this month: WAEMU Benin/ Niger:New self-sufficient border point/ Tanzania: Progress on the new Energy Efficiency Strategy / Uganda: Pilots Africa-wide Guidelines for MEPS, Energy Labeling and Eco-Design.
Recent TAF activities: Africa: Minimum Energy Performance Standards (MEPS) and Energy Labelling for the African Continent/ Thailand: Solar PVs, a bright spot for Thailand’s RE market/ Burkina Faso: An interactive tool for Rural Electrification.
This month's TAF activities: African Union Commission: Harmonising Continental Transmission Tariffs; SADC region: Energy Efficiency Programme to boost SADC’s industrial players; Vietnam: Energy Partnership Group marks 1-year anniversary.
TAF activities this month: Kazakhstan: Hard-Talk Event on Renewable Energy Policy/ Global: Improving the implementation of Hybrid Power System/ ElectriFI: Bridging the finance gap between equity and commercial loans for energy projects
Recently, on the sideline of the Third International Finance for Development Conference, The European Union and the United States’ Power Africa Initiative pledged to increase access to electricity in sub-Saharan African countries.
Exploring Digital Solutions for Energy Access; Palestine: Identification and Preparation of EU Intervention in the Energy Sector (2017-2020); Reducing Energy Costs in Public Buildings of IOC Member States; New Publication: Energy Saving in Zambian Public Buildings and Industries.
This month's topics: Vietnam: Energy Information System for Evidence-Based Energy Policies; Angola: PPA Model to Mitigate Risks, Improve Business Environment for Private RE Developers; Botswana: Energy Planning with Quality Statistics; Ca