Back to Listing

Renewable Roraima: Studies for Isolated Community Electrification

Instituto Clima e Sociedade

  • Program Environment
  • Program Area Advancing Climate Change Solutions
  • Grant Amount $200,000
  • Grant Period August 1, 2021–July 31, 2023
  • Location Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
  • Geographic Focus Brazil

About this grant

The Instituto Clima e Sociedade is a Brazilian philanthropic organization that promotes prosperity, justice and low-carbon development in Brazil. Over the past project period, the grantee worked with Brazilian partners to build the Roraima renewable energy forum, which successfully expanded renewable energy access in the Amazonian state. This grant renewal will support the development and testing of business models for expanding renewable energy access in the Brazilian Amazon.