ECREEE Clocks Twelve with Excellent Improvements in the Sustainable Energy Sector

ECREEE - Praia, - 6th July 2022 - ECOWAS Centre for Renewal Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE) celebrates twelve years of excellent service to the ECOWAS community and beyond. ECREEE was established by the Authority of Heads of State of ECOWAS in response to the energy crisis faced by millions of West African citizens.

Development of a Baseline Assessment and Policy Recommendations for the Introduction of Electric 2 & 3 Wheelers in 14 Countries of the ECOWAS Region

A flagship meeting is taking place on the 27th June 2022 at the ECREEE headquarters in Praia Cabo Verde, for the development of a Baseline Assessment and Policy recommendations for the introduction of Electric 2 & 3 Wheelers in 14 Countries of the ECOWAS Region.

Sierra Leone trains government staff to implement ECOWAS Gender and Energy Policy

With support from ECREEE, the government of Sierra Leone organized a five-day training to equip its staff to implement the National Action Plan for Implementing the ECOWAS Policy for Gender Mainstreaming in Energy Access.

Working visit of His Excellency, Jean-Claude Kassi Brou, President of the ECOWAS Commission to ECREEE

The President of the ECOWAS Commission His Excellency Jean-Claude Kassi Brou proceeded on a working visit to ECREEE Headquarters in Praia, Cape Verde with his delegation on 27th April 2022.​

He was welcomed and hosted by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cabo Verde, His Excellency Dr. Rui Alberto Figueiredo Soares and then proceeded on a courtesy visit to the President of Cabo Verde, His Excellency Jose Maria Neves.

ECREEE e WASCAL Preparam o Cenário para o Desenvolvimento da Política da CEDEAO sobre o Hidrogénio Verde

Kick-off meeting for the development of the ECOWAS Green Hydrogen Policy, Dakar - Senegal

Dakar, Senegal, 8 de Abril de 2022 – Um grupo de especialistas em Energia e Ciência na África Ocidental divulgou que a região possui um potencial considerável para a produção de hidrogénio verde, proporcionando assim uma oportunidade para a região de desempenhar um papel fundamental no mercado emergente do hidrogénio verde.  Os especialistas também observaram que o projeto «Atlas» relativo ao Hidrogénio Verde - H2 elaborado pelo Centro de Serviços Científicos da África Ocidental para as Alterações Climáticas e Uso Adaptado do Solo (WASCAL) e os seus parce

Renewable energy bolsters agricultural activities for women in rural communities in Benin

ECREEE is implementing a project entitled: Promoting Agricultural Competitiveness through Solar Energy (PAC-SOLAR). The project seeks to support the region’s agricultural businesses to produce more through the affordable and reliable option of harnessing its abundant renewable energy resources towards providing a stable supply of water for irrigation and other agricultural purposes.

ECREEE Mulls the Propagation of Green Hydrogen Energy in ECOWAS Member Countries

ECREEE Praia, Cape Verde 4th April 2022 - The ECOWAS Centre for renewable Energy and Energy efficiency (ECREEE) is set to conduct a kick-off meeting on the development of the ECOWAS Green Hydrogen Policy from the 7th to 8th April in the Senegalese Capital, Dakar. The forum seeks to create the roadmap for the development of an ECOWAS Green Hydrogen Policy.

ECREEE Energy Efficiency Policy Dialogue: Stakeholders Discusses Improved Energy Efficiency &Resource Efficient Cleaner Production

Lagos, Nigeria 3rd March 2022 - The ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency ECREEE in collaboration with  UNIDO and the Manufacturers’ Association of Nigeria (MAN) organized a policy dialogue session on Industrial Energy Efficiency and Resource Efficiency and Cleaner Production.