ECREEE AND PARTNERS POISED TO CONDUCT THE SECOND CERTIFICATION EXAM FOR OFF-GRID SOLAR SYSTEM TECHNICIANS IN THE REPUBLIC OF BENIN

Praia, December 12th, 2022. The ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE), in collaboration with the Ecole Supérieure des Métiers des Energies Renouvelables (ESMER) and the Beninese Agency for Rural Electrification and Energy Management (ABERME), are organizing a regional examination for certification of off-grid Solar photovoltaic system technicians (on Level 1). This comes under the framework of the ECOWAS Certification for Sustainable Energy Skills (ECSES) program and supported by the German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ).

ECREEE hosts the Meeting of the ECOWAS Technical Management Committee

Within the framework of the Regional Off-Grid Electricity Access Project (ROGEAP), ECREEE in collaboration with the Directorate of Industry of the ECOWAS Commission is hosted the ECOWAS Technical Management Committee (TMC) Meeting, from the 7th -8th December, 2022, in Praia, Cape Verde.

THE ECOWAS COMMISSION AND SPANISH AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION SIGN AN AGREEMENT FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF 4 PROJECTS

The President of the Commission of Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Dr. Omar Touray, and the Head of Spanish Cooperation to Nigeria and ECOWAS, Ms. Raquel Ferrando Sellers, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the development of 4 projects that will foster clean energy transition, zero hunger and gender equality goals in the region. The signing ceremony took place on 6 December 2022 in Abuja (Nigeria) at the headquarters of the ECOWAS Commission.

The ECOWAS-DONORS Consultation Committee of ECREEE met on November 7 in Abuja

The second meeting of the ECOWAS-DONORS Consultation Committee of ECREEE took place on Monday, November 7, 2022 in Abuja, Nigeria under the chairmanship of Mr. Sediko DOUKA, Commissioner in charge of Infrastructure, Energy and Digitalization of the ECOWAS Commission.

ECREEE and GGGI announce $75 million for the ECOWAS Renewable Energy Facility 2030

Praia, November 9, 2022 - The ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE), in collaboration with its partners organized the 7th Edition of the ECOWAS Sustainable Energy Forum (ESEF 2022), from 31st October to 1st November 2022 in Abuja Nigeria with the theme, “Achieving Sustainable Energy Targets in the ECOWAS Region: Moving from Resilience to Transition!.” The Forum convened to discuss and proffer solutions to the challenges hampering the development of a regional sustainable energy market, examine policies