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Promoting Integrated Biomass and Small Hydro Solutions for Productive Uses in Cameroon

Project Summary

To reduce GHG emissions through promotion of investments and a market in the scale up and replication of integrated renewable energy solutions for productive uses and industrial applications in Cameroon.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Executing Agencies
• Ministry of Energy and Water Resources (MINEE)• Cameroon Rural Electrification Authority (AER)
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
60,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
10,300,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
200,000 USD
Total Cost 12,360,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
15 Dec 2011
Preparation Grant Approved
23 Jul 2012
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2012
Project Approved for Implementation
03 Aug 2014
Project closed