The Electrification Financing Initiative (ElectriFI) is a financing scheme that bridges the gaps in structuring and financing, stimulating the private sector, and mobilising financiers. Its mission is to grow viable businesses and projects that create new connections to affordable, reliable, and sustainable energy in developing and emerging countries.
EDFI Management Company manages the ElectriFI fund with a total amount of EUR 116 million provided by the European Commission, including a contribution from Power Africa targeting exclusively the sub-Saharan African region.
The ElectriFI team look forward to receiving your investment proposals from 1-28 February 2017 (23.59pm, CET), and collaborating with outstanding parties to achieve common goals in creating new connections to renewable energy in challenging markets.
Please keep in mind the following considerations:
The ElectriFI application pool is very competitive with less than 8% selected in the first call. Please read carefully their investment criteria and guidelines to determine eligibility. Each company may submit a maximum of two applications per Call of which no more than one may be selected.
The online application form is accessible via the ElectriFI website.