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ARE Member Phaesun takes home two awards for water desalination project in Somaliland

Memmingen, 14 July 2020 - The Memmingen-based solar company and ARE Member Phaesun received two international awards on 30 June 2020: Phaesun was honoured with the Energy G READ MORE

Early stage C&I solar company with a focus on West Africa closes investment with ARE Member EAV

Nairobi, 7 July 2020 – SolarX, a Mali-based solar company, is pleased to announce the close of its Series A round led by ARE Member Energy Access Ventures (EAV), an early-stage fu READ MORE

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ARE Member SustainSolar delivers solar mini-grid on Idjwi Island, DRC

6 July 2020 - Despite the challenges of covid-19 lockdown, ARE Member SustainSolar, an Africa-focused solar photovoltaic (PV) off-grid system integrator and provider of turn-key solutions READ MORE

Take the Survey - COVID-19: Energy Access Industry Barometer

3 July 2020 - The COVID-19 crisis has created many challenges for the energy access sector and thrown us into a time of great uncertainty. READ MORE

ARE Member Sunkofa & PowerGen awarded 40 Mini-Grids on the Benin Mini-Grid Call for Proposals

29 Jun 2020 - PowerGen and ARE Member Sunkofa Energy signed on 22 March 2020 with MCA Millennium Challenge Account (MCA), funded by Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), the co-financin READ MORE

ARE Member EDP sponsors 8 clean energy access projects in Africa with €500,000

Lisbon, 15 June 2020 - The projects will be implemented in Mozambique, Kenya, Tanzania, Nigeria and Malawi, and are expected to benefit more than one million people. The overall amount to be invested through the A2E Fund stands at €500,000. READ MORE

ARE Member Renewvia commissions mini-grids in 3 localities in Kenya

11 June 2020 - The Kenyan subsidiary of solar off-grid provider and ARE Member Renewvia Energy has just commissioned three solar mini grids for three communit READ MORE