UNIDO ALER partner once again to implement activities to promote renewables, this time in São Tomé and Príncipe. This partnership follows on from the previous collaboration with ALER, which resulted in the national report of São Tomé and Príncipe, available here.
The new contract, Strategic program to promote renewable energy and energy efficiency investments in the electricity sector of Sao Tome and Principe, has the main objective to create a strategic partnership to promote renewable energies in Sao Tome and Principe and south-south cooperation with other lusophone countries.
The Global Environment Facility (GEF) fundes the project implemented by UNIDO in partnership with the General Directorate for Natural Resources and Energy (DGRNE) at the Ministry of Infrastructure and Natural Resources (MOPIRNA) and in close consultation with other national stakeholders (e.g. DGE/MOPIRNA, NDA, EMAE, AGER, AFAP).
This program foresees the implementation of the following activities:
The duration of the project is 18 months, up to August 2021.