The international business association that promotes a sustainable
decentralised renewable energy industry for the 21st century, activating markets
for affordable energy services, and creating local jobs and inclusive economies.

Global Off-Grid Matchmaking

With over 170 Members active globally and partnerships with key institutions, ARE enables effective B2B and B2Finance matchmaking.

READ MORE

 

Advocacy & Networking

We enable Members to get in contact with high-level decision makers, experienced practicioners and experts from the off-grid renewable energy sector.

READ MORE

Access to financing

We support Members through all stages of the financing process and share market information, knowledge on sustainable business models and more.

READ MORE

 

Advancing Business Models

We provide training to Members in order to advance the newest self-sustainable rural electrification business models.

READ MORE

 

Policy & Business Development

We work to improve policy frameworks and market conditions of off-grid renewable energy and provide business development support to our Members.

READ MORE

Partnerships

We engage in a series of partnerships with key institutions and organisations to promote and advance the development of rural electrification markets.

READ MORE

 

 

-

News

ARE Member WRP awarded funding to train seven solar companies in Francophone Africa on how to transform their off-grid sales results

19 October 2020 - With an award from ResilientAfrica Network (RAN) in collaboration with the US Agency for International Development (USAID) as part of its commitment to the Scaling Off-Grid Energy (... READ MORE

ARE Member Sunkofa secures first equity funding raise with Gaia Impact Fund to develop mini-grids in Africa

READ MORE

SIMA Funds & ARE Member Angaza invest in three last-mile off-grid distributors

READ MORE

Publications

Best Practices for Electrifying Rural Health Care Facilities with Decentralised Renewables

Electricity is a prerequisite to enable health services for every health care facility around the globe. While the struggle of rural communities to access quality health services has long been a... READ MORE

Call to Action: Roadmap for the DRE sector to survive and flourish in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis

READ MORE

Annual Report 2019

READ MORE

Events

ECOWAS Sustainable Energy Forum 2020

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE) will be hosting the fourth edition of the annual ECOWAS Sustainable Energy Forum (... READ MORE

OFF-GRID Expo + Conference

READ MORE

Africa Energy Forum

READ MORE

-

JOIN US

Build business partnerships, get key project, technical and financial advice as well as better access to financing, policy makers and business opportunities.

 

PARTNER

We work on a daily basis with key partner organisations to promote and to advance the development of rural electrification markets.

PROMOTE YOUR BUSINESS

Promote your expertise, services and events with tailor-made advocacy solutions through our communication channels.

-

Newest Members

-