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Funding Opportunity Announced for Clean Energy Projects in the Caribbean and Central America

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Washington, D.C. – Today, a Notice of Funding Opportunity was released for the Clean Energy Finance Facility for the Caribbean and Central America (CEFF-CCA).  CEFF-CCA is a facility to leverage public and private sector investment to advance energy efficiency and clean energy objectives in the regions.

CEFF-CCA aims to provide $10 million in grants to strengthen energy security and reduce energy costs which will help enhance economic development in the Caribbean and Central America.

“We are excited to have reached this important milestone. We look forward to partnering with project sponsors in the region to advance priority clean energy projects," said Regional Director for Latin America and the Caribbean, Nathan Younge.

CEFF-CCA is a collaborative inter-agency effort drawing upon the expertise of the U.S. Trade and Development Agency, Overseas Private Investment Corporation, U.S. Agency for International Development and Department of State.

This funding opportunity will remain open until March 31, 2017, or until funds have been completely allocated, whichever occurs first.

Applications can be downloaded at http://www.ceff-cca.org/apply.html.

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