ARE kicks off Southeast Asia Working Group

ARE inaugurated its first ever Southeast Asia Working Group with the ambition of scaling up ARE’s presence, efforts, and impact in the region. Nine ARE Members joined the meeting and provided their inputs to ARE’s Southeast Asia Blueprint. Together with […]


ARE unveils enhanced visual identity with new website

We are delighted to announce the unveiling of our refreshed visual identity, accompanied by the launch of our brand-new website—a platform meticulously designed to elevate the online experience for our network! Modern and Intuitive Design Immerse yourself in the sleek […]


CORE takes bold steps to bridge skills gap in the DRE sector, aiming to train 10,000 practitioners by 2025

 The solution to the sustainability challenge lies with the skills of the local workforce, which must be strengthened to deal with the monumental increase in decentralised electrification needs in the years to come. A recent survey with DRE industry […]


ARE, in collaboration with GET.invest, successfully executes Eswatini Investment Academy to foster DRE growth

From 10 October to 20 November 2023, ARE and GET.invest joined forces to implement the Eswatini Investment Academy. The primary objective of this comprehensive training initiative was to identify and empower 10 early-stage DRE companies based in Eswatini. The programme […]


ARE takes the stage at International Vienna Energy & Climate Forum, advocating for green industrialisation and energy efficiency

The International Vienna Energy and Climate Forum is a solutions platform to accelerate low-emission, climate-resilient development around the world. The energy and climate forum held on 2-3 November facilitates multi-sectoral, multi-stakeholder and inter-disciplinary dialogue to advance sustainable energy development while […]


Amplifying efforts: ARE strengthens commitment in Southeast Asia

ARE intensified its efforts in Southeast Asia, with a significant focus on engaging with key players in the clean energy sector to advance DRE within the regional energy landscape. ARE CEO David Lecoque took part in the Singapore International Energy Week (SIEW) on […]


Empowering financial futures: Delving into DRE solutions at the African Microfinance Week

In collaboration with ARE Member ADA Microfinance and with the support of ADEME, ARE organised a workshop in the framework of the African Microfinance Week (SAM) on 19 October 2023 in Lomé, Togo. The workshop took a comprehensive look at […]


ARE invited to join exclusive EU Global Gateway Business Advisory Group

ARE is honoured to announce its participation in the European Union’s Global Gateway Business Advisory Group on 27 September in Brussels, Belgium. The Global Gateway, with a goal of raising up to 300 billion euros by 2027, represents the European Union’s commitment […]


Smart Energy Solutions for Africa calls for entrepreneurs

2 May 2023 – Smart Energy Solutions for Africa (SESA) is a Research and Innovation Project funded by the European Commission under the Horizon2020 programme and coordinated by the ICLEI European Secretariat (a non-profit entity based in Brussels). SESA was launched in October […]


Productive Use Appliance Financing Facility Opens First Public Auction Window

Nairobi, Kenya, 12 April 2023 – Access to productive use appliances can deliver significant economic, health, education, and quality of life benefits for the approximately 600 million people across the African continent who lack access to electricity. This can also put […]