• Job Opening

    EUEI PDF is looking for a Project Manager

    The EUEI PDF is looking for an experienced Project Manager (f/m) for a position in Eschborn, Germany.

  • Innovation and Skills Development

    Study on Higher Education for Renewable Energy in Africa

    In light of the rising demand for highly qualified  professionals in emerging renewable energy markets, EUEI PDF has recently published a study onHigher Education for Renewable Energy in Africa. The study offers an insight into the status of higher education for renewable energy in Africa. It also provides a Renewable Energy Curriculum Model and identifies key areas for potential support interventions under the RECP.

  • Building Energy Access Markets

    A Value Chain Analysis

    EUEI PDF and Practical Action have developed a new framework focused on analysing decentralised energy market systems of electricity mini-grids, solar PV lanterns and home systems as well as biomass and LPG stoves. It breaks down each energy market system to be mapped into three main levels: its energy market chain, its inputs as well as its enabling environment factors. This approach enables identifying specific barriers and defining targeted interventions for unlocking market uptake.


  • Mini-grid Policy Toolkit Portal

    Mini-grid Policy Toolkit

    Online Portal launched

    The EU Energy Initiative Partnership Dialogue Facility has recently launched an online portal for the Mini-Grid Policy Toolkit. It provides an English and French version of the Toolkit as well as mini-grid case studies. Furthermore, the website offers different support tools for cash-flow, feed-in tariff and retail tariff calculations as well as templates for Power Purchase Agreements and generation licences. These tools can be downloaded from the website together with an explanation for their usage.


  • Brussels Kick Off Meeting

    RECP Event

    Accessing Africa's Renewable Energy Markets

    The Africa-EU Renewable Energy Cooperation Programme (RECP) hosted an event Accessing Africa’s Renewable Energy Market event in Brussels on the 4th of December.

    The event brought together European national business associations, export initiatives, business networks and Chambers of Commerce to inform about business opportunities and succes stories in Africa.

  • AEEP Dialogue Event

    Exploiting Opportunities in Renewable Energy & Rural Electrification in Kenya

    To learn more about business and engagement opportunities and the framework for renewable energy and rural electrification in Africa, the Africa-EU Energy Partnership (AEEP)  has created a structured political dialogue programme between Africa and the European Union titled "Exploiting Opportunities in Renewable Energy & Rural Electrification in Kenya" took place on the 28th of November in Nairobi, Kenya.

EU Energy Initiative Partnership Dialogue Facility

EU Energy Initiative Partnership Dialogue Facility

The EUEI PDF is a flexible instrument of the EU Energy Initiative (EUEI) supporting the creation of an enabling environment for investments in sustainable energy markets across Africa, Southeast Asia, Latin America and the Pacific through:

  • Policy, regulation and strategy development;
  • institutional building and strengthening;
  • private sector cooperation;
  • capacity development and 
  • knowledge sharing.

Furthermore, the EUEI PDF supports the strategic energy dialogue of the Africa-EU Energy Partnership (AEEP) as a secretariat and the implementation of the Renewable Energy Cooperation Programme (RECP).

Activity Lines

EUEI PDF and Africa-EU Renewable Energy Cooperation Programme (RECP) projects involve activities in the fields of energy policy and strategy development; capacity building and private sector cooperation at a national and regional level. EUEI PDF thematic studies and dialogue events foster knowledge sharing and information exchange in the energy sector.

EUEI PDF acts as the secretariat of the Africa-EU Energy Partnership (AEEP), a long-term framework for strategic dialogue and joint action. EUEI PDF provides the AEEP with services such as organizing regular meetings, drafting Partnership documents, and monitoring of the AEEP 2020 Political targets.

  • 19 April 2015 - 24 April 2015
    IGA World Geothermal Congress
    Melbourne, Australia
  • 20 April 2015 - 23 April 2015
    Impact assessment in the digital era
    Florence, Italy
  • 20 April 2015 - 21 April 2015
    International BE4 Workshop
    London, United Kingdom

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