"Endowed with € 200 Million, it will focus on improving access to safe and sustainable energy services in rural and peri-urban areas. The new Energy Facility will also contribute to the fight against climate change by emphasizing the use of renewable energy sources and energy efficiency measures and by taking into account impacts of climate change on energy systems."

"It is envisaged that the new Facility will start being implemented by the end of this year with the launch of a Call for Proposals. We hope the participation in this Call will be vast and look forward to support new actions and partnerships."

"Our readers will be regularly kept informed of the status of this new instrument of the EU cooperation in the energy field."

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