RURAL ELECTRIFICATION AGENCY SOLAR HOME SYSTEMS OUTPUT BASED FUND (OBF) PROGRAM
Posted: 15/Apr/2019

RURAL ELECTRIFICATION AGENCY

Project Management Unit

NIGERIA ELECTRIFICATION PROJECT (NEP)

 

SOLAR HOME SYSTEMS OUTPUT BASED FUND (OBF) PROGRAM

 

Employer: RURAL ELECTRIFICATION AGENCY

Project: NIGERIA ELECTRIFICATION PROJECT

Component: SOLAR HOME SYSTEMS(output- based fund program)

Country: NIGERIA

Credit No: 62910

Ref No: REA-NEP-SHS2

Issued on: APRIL 15th, 2019

 

  1. The Rural Electrification Agency (REA) has applied for financing from the World Bank towards the cost of the Nigeria Electrification Project (NEP) and intends to apply part of the proceeds towards payments under the Solar Home Systems - Output Based Fund (OBF) Program.
  2. The REA intents to provide OBF to mini grid developers on a rolling basis. The OBF will be granted based on an average of 20% of system cost for each qualified system installed and independently verified. Grant applications will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis.
  3. The application consists of a prequalification application for the solar home system provider film and product qualification based on a valid Lighting Global certification or passing a technical quality verification checklist. The REA will use this program application to evaluate whether the applicant and product is eligible and qualified to enter the program.
  4.  All applications will be submitted on a web-based platform. To access the platform, interested applicants must register on the following website to obtain a login: http://rea.gov.ng/rea-nep-shs-program-registration/
  5. The REA intends to open the qualification stage of the SHS Output-based Fund Program on April 15th, 2019.
  6.  Interested Applicants may obtain further information from the REA at the address below during office hours, from 08:00 to 17:00.

 

Rural Electrification Agency (REA),

Attn Esther Adejoke Odumosu Head, PMU- NEP,

No. 22 Freetown Street, Wuse II,

900288, Abuja, NIGERIA

Tel: 08034995157 OR 08172172915

E-mail: nep.rea.gov.ng

Website: www.rea.gov.ng

 

Signed: Management