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Case studies


These case studies feature projects co-financed by EDFI members and/or other financial institutions, through EFP and ICCF, as well as projects financed through the ElectriFI initiative.

Tree-planting for biochemical and energy sectors

Deforestation is major issue for developing nations in the fight against climate change. To meet this challenge, EDFI members have invested in Africa’s largest forestry company and a leading producer of greenhouse gas emissions offsets.

Wind power, a major asset for Kenya

Access to reliable, affordable energy is one of Kenya’s greatest challenges. EDFI members, together with other investors, are playing a major role in financing the Lake Turkana Wind Power project, the largest wind farm in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Latin America’s first large-scale solar plant

Like most Latin American countries, Peru aims to take advantage of its high solar radiation and to shift its power mix towards greater use of renewables. The T-Solar project contributes to this goal.