De-risking Renewable Energy NAMA for the Nigerian Power Sector

Project Summary

The objective of the project is to support the Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) in the development and implementation of a NAMA in the energy sector, namely a RE NAMA for the Nigerian Power Sector (NPS).

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Federal Ministry of Power, Federal Ministry of Environment, Energy Commission of Nigeria, Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, Transmission Company of Nigeria
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
130,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
4,400,000 USD
Co-financing Total
213,550,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
418,000 USD
Total Cost 218,080,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
21 Mar 2013
Preparation Grant Approved
12 Sep 2013
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2013
Project Approved for Implementation
03 Apr 2016
Project closed