InfraCo Africa & Equatorial Power set to roll out access to clean power and agri-processing in the DRC & Rwanda

30 September 2022 - ARE Members InfraCo Africa, part of the Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG) has signed an agreement with  READ MORE

CrossBoundary Energy Access & ENGIE Energy Access sign largest Mini-Grid Project Finance Transaction in Africa to build $60M of Mini-Grids in Nigeria

28 September 2022, Nairobi & Lagos — ARE Members CrossBoundary Energy Access Nigeria (CBEA) and READ MORE

Burundi Energy Access Days to channel public and private sector efforts towards Universal Energy Access by 2030

27 September 2022 - The Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE), and the Burundi Renewable Energy Association (BUREA), with the support of READ MORE

EDFI ElectriFI signs microgrid debt facility to drive net-zero economic growth in 80 communities in rural India

Brussels & Patna, 15 September 2022 - Husk Power Systems, operator of the largest fleet of solar-hybrid microgrids across rural Asia and Africa, will electrify 80 additional communities in India with $6 million in new debt financing, announced today, from the EU-funded Electr READ MORE

Hybrid Solar PV System Installed for Zembo Motorcycles in Uganda

Kampala, 23 August 2022 - ARE Member Aptech recently commissioned a hybrid PV system for Zembo Motorcycles SMC LTD in Kampala, Uganda. READ MORE

Okra Solar's mesh-grid energises Nigerian community with 30% cost saving compared to mini-grid

Nigeria, 18 August 2022 - Creeds Energy has energised 50 households in Bassa, Nasarawa State, with 24-hour solar energy access using mesh-grids from Okra Solar.  READ MORE

Solar mini-grids company NXT Grid closes $2.3 million seed round

Amsterdam, 30 Aug 2022 - ARE Member NXT Grid, a one-stop-shop for solar mini-grids, announced it has closed its $2.3 million seed round. READ MORE

InfraCo Africa invests U$43m to launch a new climate-focused infrastructure fund for Africa

London, 9 August 2022 - InfraCo Africa, the African development arm of the Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG) and ARE Member, today announced a US$43 million anc READ MORE