Passion for creating renewable energy in Africa

With more than 1,100 MW of renewable energy in development, construction and operation, Frontier Energy is a leading investor in the African renewable energy market

952 MW

In development

55 MW

In construction

169 MW

In operation

1575 GWh

Clean energy generated

399,201 tCO2

Emissions reduced

Project Development

We finance and participate hands-on in project development and have successfully brought many projects from early stages of project development to construction


We invest in all types of renewable energy projects in Sub-Saharan Africa from early stages of project development to financial close


The environment and neighboring communities are always key focus areas when we develop and implement projects

Hydro, wind, solar, geothermal and biomass

Investor Base

Frontier Energy’s first fund from 2011 has a capital of EUR 60 million and is fully committed to 5 investments in Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda. Our successor fund, Frontier Energy II, from March 2017 has a capital of USD 227 million and has so far invested in 32 projects in Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, Zambia, Mozambique and Malawi. Our investor base consists of pension funds, insurance companies, family offices, fund of funds, European government investment funds and private investors. The operations of the funds are or have been financially supported by grants from the EU and the Seed Capital Assistance Facility (SCAF) funded by GEF and the UN.