ARE Awards 2018 Call for Proposals: Award Ceremony to be held in Sicily in March 2018

Brussels, 14 November 2017 - On behalf of the Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE), we are delighted to call for proposals for the ARE Awards 2018! READ MORE

Baobab+ and ARE Member Mobisol join hands to bring the PAYG solar revolution to Côte d'Ivoire

Combining Baobab+’s strengths in distribution and customer finance with Mobisol’s high-tech hardware and software solutions, the partnership is set to vastly accelerate electrification rates READ MORE

ARE Member Iberdrola and the Club de Excelencia en Sostenibilidad announce 2nd International Energy Cooperation Awards

This prize will acknowledge the work of private companies, public administrations and the third sector   READ MORE


Switching on Off-Grid at the 5th Off-Grid Experts Workshop 2017

27-29 September 2017, Memmingen - Under the motto “Switch on Off-Grid” an exclusive circle of 400 experts met for the 5th Off-Grid Experts Workshop 2017, organised by ARE Member Phaesun. READ MORE

MEXIREC 2017: Accelerating the Sustainable Energy Transition in Latin America

The Government of Mexico teamed up with REN21 to organise the 7th International Renewable Energy Conference (IREC) in Mexico from 11-13 September 2017. READ MORE

ARE Member Mobisol gears up for growth with eight-digit US dollar SPV financing

Dar es Salaam / Zurich, 25 September 2017 - Mobisol, a principal player in decentralized solar electrification, and two energy funds managed by responsAbility, a leading asset manager in the field of development investments, have signed an off-balance sheet debt deal. READ MORE

ARE Member SOLAR23 delivers 127 kWp solar system to Bab Al-Hawa Hospital in Syria

In Syria, years of violence left the electrical infrastructure suffering from immense damage. Many sections of the electrical grid in Syria were destroyed and went completely out of service. The alternative that emerged was diesel generators, turning into a damaging dependence on diesel. READ MORE

Young Leaders issue a call for action to African rural electrification agencies

Lusaka, 5 September 2017 - ARE, together with its partners in the Energy Access Work Stream of the Africa-EU Energy Partnership (AEEP EA WS), organised a training session for African Rural Electrification Agencies grouped under the CLUB ER, during the latter’s READ MORE