Boosting West African solar companies through investment readiness

How to leverage the power of decentralised renewable energy to catalyse social, economic and environmental impact for the most vulnerable populations? This is the question that ARE Member ADA, a Luxembourgish non-governmental organisation that strengthens the autonomy of vulnerable people […]

Unlocking rural potential: The shift in green energy finance training

Economic and financial aspects have always been part of ARE Member RENAC’s training on RE and EE technologies. In 2015, coinciding with the Paris Agreement, RENAC launched the “Green Banking” project, which focused on RE and EE finance, and access […]

Opportunities for investment in urban & rural electric mobility in Nigeria – New GET.invest Market Insights package

Electric mobility has wide-ranging environmental, social and economic benefits, enabling countries to pursue a low-emission and climate-resilient development path. In Nigeria, e-mobility is still in its early stages, but many opportunities exist for the market to grow. Scaling up the […]

Spark-funded solar project bears fruit for citrus farmer in South Africa

Electricity is critical for the successful operation of every business. Without an affordable and reliable power supply, a company’s performance is constrained, leading to reduced output, job losses and even bankruptcy. But this is precisely the situation being faced by […]

One smart solution for PAYG & carbon credits for solar water pumps

In the quest to provide sustainable water solutions and reduce carbon emissions, ARE Member has teamed up with Uganda and to offer an innovative approach integrating Pay-As-You-Go (PAYG) technology with carbon credit generation for solar water pumps. […]

d.light & Orange partner to open up access to off-grid solar energy in Africa

d.light and global telecom operator Orange’s energy business unit Orange Energies sign a strategic partnership to sell d.light solar home products and systems in 11 African countries ARE Member d.light, the global provider of transformational household products and affordable finance […]

ACCIONA expands its presence and its social impact activities in the Philippines

ARE Member ACCIONA, a global leader in sustainable infrastructure and renewable energy, is expanding its presence in the Philippines through the acquisition by ACCIONA Energía of an 80 % stake in Freya Renewables, a consulting firm for renewable development. On […]

ARE extends reach to South Asia

ARE is extending its reach to South Asia. With the aim of fostering partnerships with local stakeholders, ARE is committed to bolstering the DRE sector to ensure universal access to energy for rural communities and to drive economic development. Through […]

Zimpertec & Odyssey Energy Solutions team up to offer SHS with flexible payment options

Odyssey Energy Solutions, are thrilled to announce a strategic partnership with ARE Member Zimpertec, a renowned manufacturer of off-grid solar home systems (SHS). The agreement was officially signed at the end of last year. Through this collaboration, Odyssey will offer […]

EDP opens calls for funding for renewable energy access projects in five African countries

The A2E Fund is once again making one million euros available to support projects that contribute to energy inclusion in disadvantaged communities in Africa. The application phase for this 6th edition runs until 29 May. ARE Member EDP is launching […]