Rwanda - Other local initiatives

  • Initiative 1: SolaRwanda - the Government of Rwanda has obtained a grant from the Nordic Development Fund of 4 million Euros for development of solar water heaters market in Rwanda (SolaRwanda Program).
  • Initiative 2: Credit Line to Finance Green Energy Investment - Rwanda has launched officially on 10th October, 2014 the Fund for Environment and Climate Change, a ground breaking initiative and the biggest of its kind in Africa.
  • Initiative 3: Clean Development Mechanism - Compact Fluorescent Lamp The aim of the project, which took place from 2007 to 2010, was to reduce and/or mitigate electricity lighting consumption by replacing incandescent bulbs in the residential sector with 800,000 CFLs.