The latest Renewables Global Status Report indicates that "renewable power is here to stay", but bolder policy decisions are needed

Paris, 18 June 2019 -  Evidence drawn from this year’s Renewables 2019 Global Status Report clearly indicates that renewable power is "here to stay". READ MORE

High-profile bankruptcies in the off-grid sector: Where do we go from here?

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A hundred business and public actors meet at Atelier Off-Grid B2B Togo to boost off-grid power visibility and investment

Lomé, 12 June 2019 – Private and public actors participated this Wednesday in the Atelier Off-Grid B2B Togo organised on the sidelines of the first Togo-European Union Economic Forum in Lomé to discuss the issue of access to sustainable energy in the country.    READ MORE

Business and public sector meet at Atelier Off-Grid B2B Togo to boost off-grid power visibility and investment

Lomé, 5 June 2019 – Although Togo has recently experienced some improvement in the country’s energy access rate, the disparities between urban and rural areas remain acute, at a rate of 87% in big cities against 7% in rural areas ( READ MORE

Intersolar continues to attract off-grid crowd at Off-Grid Power Forum in Munich

Munich, 17 May 2019 – As the exclusive off-grid partner at Intersolar, the Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE) partnered with the German Solar Association (BSW), with the support of the German Federal Ministry of Economic Development and Cooperation (BMZ), to organise the  READ MORE

ARE Member AMMP Technologies secures investment to bring data-driven advances to off-grid energy operations across Africa

13 May 2019 – ARE Member AMMP Technologies B.V., software solutions developer for off-grid energy in emerging markets, recently secured a funding round from a consortium of angel investors. READ MORE

Africa Energy Forum to host charity Football Tournament with Manchester United to raise thousands for victims of Cyclone Idai

The Africa Energy Forum (10-14 June 2019, Lisbon, Portugal) has teamed with KOHLER, principal partner of Manchester United, and Clarke Energy, a KOHLER company, to raise £50,000 for victims of Cyclone Idai, one of the worst storms on record to ever hit the Af READ MORE

ARE Member Sunkofa supports BBOXX with the launch of Togo's first rural mini-grid

24 April 2019 – A village in Togo saw the launch of a new microgrid project, the Tomorrow’s Connected Community, developed by BBOXX, which aims to unlock the economic potential of entire communities. READ MORE