Press Releases

Atelier de Validation de la «Politique Régionale Bioénergie», du «Plan d’Action pour le Cuisson Propre (WACCA)» et du «Rapport d’évaluation des ressources forestières» de la CEDEAO

Dakar, Senegal
10/06/2015

Dakar, 30 septembre (ECREEE-PNUD) - L’utilisation de la bioenergie va permettre de  «renverser la tendance et d’aider les pays à faire face aux problèmes environnementaux, économiques et sanitaires engendrés par l’utilisation non durable de la biomasse dans l’espace CEDEAO » a soutenu, mercredi à Dakar, le Directeur de Cabinet du Ministre de l’Energie et du Développement Durable du Sénégal (MEDER), Mor Ndiaye Mbaye.

ECOWAS REGIONAL WORKSHOP ON VALIDATION DIRECTIVE FRAMEWORK AND TRAINING ON ENERGY EFFICIENCY IN BUILDINGS

Hotel Praia Mar, Praia, Cabo Verde
06/09/2014

The ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE) will organize, from 9 - 12  of June, 9:00 am, at the Hotel Praia Mar, Cabo Verde, a Regional Workshop to validate the directive framework of ECOWAS, as well as training focusing on energy efficiency in buildings.

ECOWAS Member States Move towards Actualization of Sustainable Energy Ambitions

Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire
03/28/2014

The ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE), in collaboration of the Governments of Cote d’Ivoire, Austria and Spain as well as the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), the Global Environment Facility (GEF) organized a Regional Kick-off Workshop on the Development of the ECOWAS Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency National Action Plans and Sustainable Energy For All (SE4ALL) Action Agendas from 17th to 19th March 2014 in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire.

ADOPTION OF THE ECREEE 2014 WORK PROGRAMME AND BUDGET AGENDA

02/26/2014

Praia - The eighth Meeting of the Board of the ECOWAS Regional Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE) convened on Friday, 14th February 2014 at the Boardroom of ECREEE in Praia, Cape Verde to, among others, adopt the ECREEE 2013 Work Plan Implementation Report; and the draft ECREEE Work Programme 2014. The Meeting was attended by eleven ECREEE Board members and chaired by the ECOWAS Commissioner for infrastructure with two GIZ representatives on observer status.

ECOWAS WORKSHOP ON WIND POWER DEVELOPMENT

Praia, Cape Verde
11/04/2013

The ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE), in collaboration with the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), the Ministry of Tourism, Industry and Energy of Cape Verde and CABEOLICA jointly organized a regional workshop on wind power development in the ECOWAS region under the umbrella of the GEF Strategic Programme for West Africa (GEF-SPWA).

Access to Sustainable Energy for All with Gas

Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire
11/04/2013

A two-day seminar jointly organized by the Government of Côte d’Ivoire, the International Gas Union (IGU),the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Commission, the ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE) and Petroci will be held from 4 to 5 November 2013, in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. It will provide a unique opportunity to share first-hand experiences of the options gas offers in the context of the economic development of a country or region.

ECREEE CTI-PFAN AND PARTNERS ORGANIZED THE ECOWAS RENEWABLE ENERGY INVESTMENT WEEK

La Palm Royal Beach Hotel, Accra, Ghana
10/08/2013

Accra, Ghana – October 8th - 10th, 2013 - The ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE), in collaboration with the USAID Regional Clean Energy Initiative, the Climate Technology Initiative-Private Financing Advisory Network (CTI-

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