ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency

Address: Achada Santo Antonio, Electra Building, 2nd floor, C.P. 288, Praia, Cape Verde


Region of Activities: West Africa

Type: Nonprofit

Founded: 2009

Main Goals - General activities - field of expertise

ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE) aspires to contribute to the sustainable economic, social and environmental development of West Africa by improving access to modern, reliable and affordable energy services, energy security and reduction of negative environmental externalities of the energy system (e.g. GHG emissions, local pollution).

Activity related to low GHG and energy consumption and resilient buildings

Energy/climate/buildings-related activities: ECREEE aims to create favourable framework conditions, and an enabling environment for renewable energy and energy efficiency markets by supporting activities directed at mitigating existing barriers within the technological, financial, economic, business, legal, policy, institutional, knowledge and capacity-building framework.