LS AC 2kW SHS Plug & Play to electrify productive rural applications

Solar home systems have evolved during the past years to answer the needs of people without access to electricity. It started with pico systems and proceeded with small-scale solar home systems to power lamps or charge laptops and phones. But […]

Delivering energy-efficient cold storage solutions across Africa

Nairobi, Kenya – InfraCo Africa, part of the Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG), has announced the signing of an agreement with Enterprise Project Ventures (EPV), committing €5 million to scale the company’s InspiraFarms™ Cooling offering across Kenya, Zambia, Zimbabwe and Ghana. The investment will […]

Energy access in humanitarian settings

The issue being addressed: Energy access in humanitarian settings While access to reliable and sustainable energy systems and services is a fundamental need that affects diverse populations across the globe, forcibly displaced populations face unique challenges in obtaining modern, reliable, […]

EDP’s A2E Fund: Empowering sustainable development across multiple SDGs

EDP (Energias de Portugal), a global energy company operating across the energy sector’s value chain, is significantly contributing to multiple Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Its operations, investments, and strong sustainability commitment play a pivotal role in achieving SDGs related to […]

Building capacity among the next generation of Nigerian off-grid solar practitioners

Did you know that Nigeria is the country with the largest electricity access deficit in the world? An estimated 86 million Nigerians live without access to affordable, reliable and sustainable electricity. This, coupled with the strong reliance on expensive and […]

Bringing safe and sustainable water to Africa’s camps

In September 2023, GFM Fotovoltaica and GENAQ installed the first solar-powered atmospheric water generator in Djibouti. The project is part of a strategic partnership agreement between both companies to promote the drinking water generation in areas where this resource is […]

GCF approves USD 50m for Camco’s new blended finance fund for Africa, REPP 2

London, 25 October 2023: The Board of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) has approved the allocation of USD 50m in equity to REPP 2, a new debt fund providing an opportunity to invest in Sub-Saharan Africa’s fast-growing renewable energy market. Climate […]

Optimising solar cooling solutions in remote areas

Solar powered cold rooms play a pivotal role in minimising post-harvest losses and empowering local farmers to extend the shelf life of their crops, enabling them to fetch better market prices. Over the past few years, the number of companies […]

Fronius Digital Tools – intelligent companions along the entire inverter product life cycle

With its holistic solutions in the photovoltaic sector, Fronius Solar Energy makes a significant contribution to the decentralised renewable energy supply. To ensure optimal yield for every PV system, Fronius offers intelligent monitoring and digital tools that accompany the inverter […]

Capacity building & agent training

What are the difficulties that agents can encounter and how to make a smoother transition to a new digital tool When talking about digitalisation, its necessity is often obvious for the distributor. To scale, it will need to transform and […]