Promoting Investment in Off-grid Electrification

Promoting Investment in Off-grid Electrification

Client: ERA, REA, GIZ

Date: 2015 - 2016

Project description

GIZ, MEMD, the ERA and the REA have initiated an Off-Grid Taskforce to improve the regulatory framework and promote private investments in decentralized renewable energy projects. Through a reverse auction process, a concession for the operation of a publicly funded mini-grid shall be given to a private operator, including all required tariff licenses and permits. An optimal procurement strategy was required to minimise transaction costs.

Services provided

  1. Evaluation of the different PPP models available
  2. Tariff and sector analysis
  3. Design of procurement and tendering strategy