Clean Energy and Energy Efficiency Measures for host communities in Turkey with Syrians under Temporary Protection

General Information

Title of the action

Clean Energy and Energy Efficiency Measures for host communities in Turkey with Syrians under Temporary Protection

Priority sector

Resilience, education

Implementing partner

Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KfW)

Beneficiary(ies)

Ministry of National Education (MoNE)

Duration (months)

48 (Starting date: 01/03/2018)

EU Contribution (EUR)

EUR 40,000,000 contracted under FRIT-EUTF funding.

   

Summary of the Action

Main objectives

The overall objective is to strengthen the economic and social resilience of the population of host communities including Syrians under Temporary Protection (SuTP).
The specific objectives are:

1. To increase the energy security in the refugee affected regions by promoting renewable energy generation.

2. To implement energy efficient measures in public educational facilities and to strengthen the capacity of MoNE for energy efficient management of selected facilities.

Location

Provinces with high concentration of refugees

Target groups

School aged Turkish and Syrian children and the population of host communities

Expected results

1. 10-15 MW Photovoltaic (PV) capacities are installed at one or more sites as unlicensed power generation facilities (solar farms).
2. 5-10 MW rooftop Photovoltaic (PV) capacities are installed on educational facilities.
3. Additional solar electricity generation capacity is allocated to multiple educational facilities on the consumer’s side.
4. Selected educational facilities are energy efficient rehabilitated.
5. MoNE’s personnel is aware of and trained for energy efficient management of selected rehabilitated educational facilities.

Main activities

1. Feasibility study and preliminary design.
2. Establishment of solar farms and rooftop PV systems.
3. Capacity building for the management of PV systems.
4. Improving the energy efficiency of selected educational facilities.
5. Training of MoNE staff members regarding energy efficiency measures.
6. Promoting energy efficiency campaigns.

   

Progress of Action as of July 2018

State of progress

Ongoing