SPWA-CC: Promoting Renewable Energy-based Grids in Rural Communities for Productive Uses

Project Summary

The overall goal of the project is to develop a market-based approach for improving the access to PV based mini grids in rural areas.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Project Approved
Cote d'Ivoire
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Mines and Energy
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
50,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
863,691 USD
Co-financing Total
3,827,270 USD
GEF Agency Fees
86,369 USD
Total Cost 4,740,961.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
11 May 2009
Preparation Grant Approved
28 Jan 2010
Concept Approved
28 Jan 2010
Project Approved for Implementation
04 Apr 2012
Project closed
04 Jun 2015