Employment and Procurement

EDF PULSE Africa Award

EDF, one of the major electricity utilities in the world, is organizing a competition for African start-ups. Focused on innovation in the electricity sector we are proud to introduce you to EDF Pulse Africa. EDF Pulse Africa will reward projects in the following areas: - Off-grid electricity production: produce and/or store electricity in off-grid areas. - Energy efficient solutions: innovative electrical products or services with low power consumption.

Deadline: 
Friday, July 30, 2021

OPEC Fund Annual Award for Development

The OPEC Fund Annual Award for Development (AAD) celebrates outstanding contributions to sustainable development. Each year, it recognizes a different theme of particular relevance to the global development agenda. The AAD was first introduced in 2006 and includes a US$100,000 prize. All the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are interconnected and mutually reinforcing.

Deadline: 
Saturday, July 31, 2021

Gender Just Climate Solutions Award 2021

Are you leading a gender-responsive climate initiative that fosters women’s empowerment and a healthy environment? Then apply to Gender Just Climate Solutions Awards. The winners will receive a small grant, travel for one representative to attend the Awards Ceremony held at @UNFCCC #COP26 in Glasgow this November 2021; and access to a mentoring programme to up-scale and replicate their project by the UN Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN).

Deadline: 
Saturday, July 31, 2021

Energy Access Booster: Call for Projects 2021

Sustainable Mobility, defined as, green, efficient, safe and universally accessible movement of people and goods and services from point to point. Sustainable Mobility is a nascent sector that is gaining momentum. Like Energy, mobility is a fundamental catalyst for any economy. Mobility solutions are a prerequisite of social inclusion by providing access to jobs and essential services such as health care and education.

Deadline: 
Sunday, August 15, 2021

South Africa's Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme: Bid Window 5

The Republic of South Africa's Department of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE) hereby announces the release of documentation for the Request for Proposal (RFP) for the Renewable Energy IPP Procurement Programme (REIPPPP) Bid Window 5. The Registration process for Bid Window 5 is now open for potential bidders to register.

Deadline: 
Monday, August 16, 2021

Call for Nominations for AWIEF Awards 2021

Calling all women entrepreneurs and business owners in Africa! ⁣⁣Africa Women Innovation & Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF) looks forward to recognising and celebrating #womeninbusiness, #womenfounders and #womenentrepreneurs at the AWIEF Awards 2021. Nominate yourself or a woman who you believe deserves the accolade and spotlight! ⁣⁣

Deadline: 
Monday, August 23, 2021

Call for Applications: 19th Micro-Grid Academy

The applications for the 19th edition of the Micro-Grid Academy are now open. For the first time in the story of the MGA, this edition will be dedicated to South Africa, and, for this reason, it was organised with the support of our local partners: the SADC Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (SACREEE), South African Renewable Energy Technology Centre (SARETEC) and the Energy & Water Sector Education Training Authority (EWSETA). 

Deadline: 
Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Global LEAP Off-Grid Cold Chain Challenge

The Global LEAP Off-Grid Cold Chain Challenge is an international competition that identifies and promotes the most energy-efficient, sustainable and cost-effective technologies designed for use by smallhold farmers and producers that can meet cold storage requirements for fresh fruits, vegetables, fish, and dairy products.

Deadline: 
Sunday, August 29, 2021

Micro-Grid Academy Digital Photo Contest

Images are a universal language, they can raise awareness, and bring people together. In order to make this context of the digital Photo contest most inclusive, we have decided to eliminate the categories. No matter where you are in the world we want to see pictures that demonstrate the potential of renewable energy as the solution to a wide range of social, economic, and environmental challenges globally.

Deadline: 
Tuesday, August 31, 2021

AFSIA Solar Awards 2021

The Africa Solar Industry Association (AFSIA) Solar Awards intend to recognize and celebrate companies and individuals that have contributed outstandingly to promoting and advancing the use of solar across Africa in its full diversity. The AFSIA Solar Awards will recognize good practice, professionalism, quality, safety, and innovation, with the aim of being a marker of the brightest and best that the African solar industry has to offer. The application process is open to everyone and applicants can choose among 16 award categories.

Deadline: 
Friday, September 24, 2021

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