GET.invest & GIZ to Launch an Initiative to Promote Financing of Off-grid Systems in Local Currency in Rwanda

2 September 2021 - The GET.invest programme and the GIZ Financial Systems Development Cluster are joining forces to launch an initiative to encourage the financing of decentralised solar systems in local currency. The initiative will run until the end of 2021. READ MORE

ARE & UNREEEA Sign MoU to Foster Decentralised Renewable Energy in Uganda

30 August 2021 - The Uganda National Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Alliance (UNREEEA) and the Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to work together to foster the renewable energy sector in Uganda and East Africa. READ MORE


Call for Case Studies & Videos - DRE for Mining Campaign: Decarbonising Mines & Powering up Communities

25 August 2021 - Under their new ‘DRE for Mining’ Campaign, Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE) and UNIDO ITPO Germany are inviting mining companies, innovative technology providers and decentralised renewable energy (DRE) stakeholders to submit case studies and videos for a READ MORE

ARE Member Azelio Signs Order for 20 Energy Storage Units in Egypt

19 August 2021 - Azelio has received a conditional order from Engazaat Development S.A.E. for 20 of Azelio’s TES.POD® renewable energy storage units. The order is valued at approximately USD 1.5 million, and it is estimated that delivery will take place in December 2021. READ MORE

ARE Member Grino Water Solutions Voted as FAU Innovator 2021

17 August 2021 - Grino Water Solutions has taken on one of the world’s most critical problems in providing clean drinking water with their business concept and has delivered a clever solution: solar-powered water treatment systems. READ MORE

ARE & OECS to Accelerate the Race to the Sun in the Eastern Caribbean Region

10 August 2021 - The Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE), the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) and the Eastern Caribbean Solar Challenge will be co-organising a dialogue on Advancing Polic READ MORE

ARE Member Futurepump is laying down a warranty challenge to the off-grid sector

4 August 2021 - ARE Member Futurepump, a leading manufacturer of solar irrigation pumps, is today doubling its current five year parts & labour warranty on its products to ten yea READ MORE

STAG-Tech and ARE Member 247Solar to collaborate for round-the-clock wind power

3 August 2021 - ARE Member 247Solar Inc., a US-based spinoff of MIT, along with UK-based STAG-tech, a supplier of low-cost, containerised wind turbines, today announced a collaboration agreemen READ MORE