First ARE Call for Proposals: Mini-grid installation, hybridisation and/or grid expansion projects in the developing world

16 February 2015 - Based on their common commitment to turn SE4ALL objectives into practical action at the OFID Symposiu READ MORE

How bioenergy can help Africa achieve economic development

22 January 2015 - PANGEA is proud to announce the release of the first of three animations. READ MORE

Melanesia’s Million Miracle program taps ARE member Sunlabob for solar lighting

12 January 2015 - The Million Miracle Program (M3P), a multi-stakeholder initiative focused on access to electricity in Melanesia, has chosen Sunlabob to provide 600 solar-powered lanterns centered on 16 locally-managed charging stations as well as the accompanying community trai READ MORE

EES INTERNATIONAL: Energy Storage increases access to electricity in Asia

16 December 2014 - Energy storage is increasingly becoming a hot topic in the debate on how to improve efficiency, reliability and price-competitiveness of electricity services, as well as on how to achieve deeper integration of intermittent renewable energies. READ MORE

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