Mini-grids have potential to meet energy needs of 50% of world’s rural population

14 October 2014 - New publication guides policy makers in the effective use of mini-grids to provide desperately needed competitive energy services for rural populations. READ MORE

Malawi –Mmthengo Wa Nthenga AIDS Treatment Centre for the community of Sant'egidio – innovative energy to fight aids in Malawi

18 September 2014 - The first downpours herald the forthcoming rainy season but the sun still shines for several hours a day in Mthengo wa Nthenga, providing energy for the DREAM centre and the molecular biology laboratory. READ MORE

STEG-IS partners with Ipad Rwanda Power & Infrastructure Investment Forum in Kigali in November 2014

30 June 2014 - “Doing business in Rwanda we have been pleasantly surprised by the simplified procedures” READ MORE

Inauguration of eight hybrid mini-grids in Mali

30 June 2014 - After 3 years of operation, The Foundation Rural Energy Services (FRES) in the Netherlands and its company SSD-EN SA Yeelen Kura, will inaugurate on the 25th of June 2014 in the locality of Koumantou, the infrastructures of 8 hybrid mini-grids utilized for the powe READ MORE

2nd International Off-Grid Renewable Energy Conference addresses solutions for Rural Electrification

19 June 2014 -  READ MORE

EU announces new rural electrification projects

6 June 2014 - 16 energy projects will receive €95 million funding, thanks to the EU’s new rural electrification programme. The projects include hydro, wind, solar and biomass projects across nine African countries. READ MORE

The Alliance is Partner Organisation for the First Annual SEforALL Forum

23 May 2014 - UN Secretary-General to host first Sustainable Energy for All Forum (4-6 June) Ministers, leaders from business and civil society to assess progress, chart way forward  to reach targets on energy access, efficiency, renewables. READ MORE

Global Energy Storage Alliance (GESA) is established to advance international collaboration on clean energy policies and programs

8 April 2014, Berkeley, CA - First GESA Initiative Gathers Key U.S. and European Policy Makers and Regulators to Discuss Strategies for Reducing Emissions by Increasing Use of Energy Storage. READ MORE

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