Promoting Sustainable Mini-grids in Mauritanian Provinces Through Hybrid Technologies

Project Summary

To optimize existing mini grids in Mauritania by increasing the share of Renewable Energy (RE) and developing an appropriate business model for the sustainability of the hybrid system

Project Details

GEF Project ID
5769
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Status
Project Approved
Country
Mauritania
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environment, APAUS, SOMELEC
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:
2014

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
68,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
1,270,142 USD
Co-financing Total
7,650,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
120,663 USD
Total Cost 8,988,142.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
12 Mar 2014
Preparation Grant Approved
20 May 2014
Concept Approved
20 May 2014
Project Approved for Implementation
20 Nov 2015
Project closed