UK Welcomes Applications For Projects That Support Clean Growth In Grenada   

PR – UK Export Finance (UKEF) is providing opportunities to support clean growth projects in the Caribbean. Clean Growth encompasses work that will aid in growing a country’s national income, while cutting greenhouse gas emissions.

Applications are welcomed in support of clean growth projects that fall within the following categories:

  1. Renewable energy

Including:

  • production
  • transmission
  • appliances and products
  1. Energy efficiency

Including:

  • new and refurbished buildings
  • energy storage
  • district heating
  • smart grids
  • appliances and products
  1. Pollution prevention and control

Including:

  • reduction of air emissions
  • greenhouse gas control
  • soil remediation
  • waste prevention
  • waste reduction
  • waste recycling
  • energy/emission efficient waste to energy
  1. Environmentally sustainable management of living natural resources and land use

Including:

  • environmentally sustainable agriculture
  • environmentally sustainable animal husbandry
  • climate smart farm inputs, such as, biological crop protection or drip-irrigation
  • environmentally sustainable fishery and aquaculture
  • environmentally sustainable forestry, including afforestation or reforestation
  • preservation or restoration of natural landscapes
  1. Terrestrial and aquatic biodiversity conservation

Including:

  • the protection of coastal, marine and watershed environments
  1. Clean transportation

Including:

  • electric, hybrid, public, rail, non-motorised, multi-modal transportation
  • infrastructure for clean energy vehicles
  • reduction of harmful emissions
  1. Sustainable water and wastewater management

Including:

  • sustainable infrastructure for clean and/or drinking water
  • wastewater treatment
  • sustainable urban drainage systems
  • river training and other forms of flooding mitigation
  1. Climate change adaptation

Including:

  • information support systems, such as climate observation and early warning systems
  1. Eco-efficient and/or circular economy adapted products, production technologies and processes

Including:

  • development and introduction of environmentally sustainable products, with an eco-label or environmental certification
  • resource-efficient packaging and distribution
  1. Green buildings

Including:

  • buildings that meet regional, national or internationally recognised standards or certifications.