Delegation of the European Union to Eritrea

Installation of a PV solar min-grid system in the Debub region

23/08/2018 - 00:00

The overall objective of the project is to provide clean, affordable and sustainable supply of electricity for 40 000 people in 28 rural and semi-urban communities that are far from the national grid and have limited or no access to modern energy. Two photo-voltaic plants of a combined 2.7 MW will be installed to electrify the towns of Areza and Maidma and neighbouring villages.

Total Cost (EUR): 8 000 000

EU contracted amount (EUR): 8 000 000

Duration: January 2015 - December 2017

Implementing organisation: STATE OF ERITREA

Funding Instrument: European Development Fund (EDF)

Benefitting zone: ACP Countries

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