Call for Proposals: PFAN West Africa Forum for Clean Energy Financing (WAFCEF-3)

Deadline Date:    31-Dec-2016

The CTI Private Financing Advisory Network (CTI PFAN) is currently accepting proposals from Project developers in West African countries for its 3rd Edition of the West African Forum for Clean Energy Financing (WAFCEF-3) Business Plan Competition.

The WAFCEF-3 Business plan competition seeks to nurture entrepreneurs, start-up and existing companies, project teams and consortia with environmentally beneficial business proposals with the aim of linking them with investment and finance and seeing through the implementation of these projects.

The purpose of the Forum is to identify and nurture entrepreneurs, start-up companies and existing companies with promising clean energy projects by linking them with investors and financiers.
Focus Projects (But not limited)
  • Biomass
  • Energy Products from Forestry
  • Biogas
  • Clean Transport
  • Bio-fuels
  • Tidal/Ocean
  • Solar
  • Energy Storage & Conservation
  • Wind
  • Energy Efficiency and Demand Reduction
  • Waste to Energy
  • Emissions Reduction, Hydropower
Funding Information
Business opportunities that require total (initial) capital in excess of US$500,000 (or any currency equivalent) will be considered.
Eligibility Criteria
The call is open to projects located in any West African country.
How to Apply
Applicants must submit a Project Proposal via electronically through the given website.
Eligible Countries: Benin, Burkina Faso, the island of Cape Verde, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, the island of Saint Helena, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sao Tome and Principe and Togo.
For more information, please visit Call for Proposals.