Accelerating private sector investments in green mini-grids: key takeaways from the ARE Energy Access Investment Forum 2023

This report presents an overview of the Distributed Renewable Energy (DRE) mini-grids sector in Africa, highlighting its potential to meet the continent’s electricity access challenge.

TFE – Renewable Energy for African Agriculture

Description Location of project: Nigeria, Rwanda, Zambia, Zimbabwe Completion date: January 2024 The Company About TFE: Based in Cape Town, TFE is a specialised distributed renewable energy (DRE) market intelligence and finance consultancy. We bring a combined 30 years of […]

Renewable energy for remote communities: A guidebook for off-grid projects

As of 2021, 675 million people worldwide had no access to electricity. In order to achieve the objectives of UN Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 7, and accelerate efforts to deliver universal access to modern energy across the globe, it is […]

TFE – Solar Schools (South Africa)

Who, What & Where The operational model of the project was designed by TFE, with engineering, procurement and construction functions outsourced to our subcontracting partners A fully automated solar photovoltaic system has been installed at the Rocklands School. The system […]

Asantys Systems – Empowering Rural Communities with Solar Mini-grids (Sierra Leone)

Who, What & Where Asantys Systems 20 containerised solar systems Sierra Leone The Company ARE Member Asantys Systems is a German solar system integrator, specialising in on- and off-grid EPC project implementations, mainly in Africa. Asantys Systems serves its partners as a […]

Catalyser la création d’emplois verts en milieu rural grâce aux ERD en Afrique de l’Ouest

L’Alliance pour l’électrification rurale (ARE), en collaboration avec la Fondation Konrad-Adenauer (KAS), présente sa dernière étude intitulée “Catalyser la création d’emplois verts en milieu rural grâce aux énergies renouvelables décentralisées en Afrique de l’Ouest”. L’évolution mondiale vers des solutions d’énergie […]

Catalysing Green Rural Job Creation with DRE in West Africa

The Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE), in collaboration with the Konrad-Adenauer Foundation (KAS), presents their latest study, “Catalysing Green Rural Job Creation with Decentralised Renewable Energies in West Africa.” The global shift towards renewable energy solutions anticipates the creation of […]

Sino Soar – 5 Diesel-PV-BESS Mini-grids (Niger)

Who, What & Where Sino Soar Hybrid (Beijing) Technology Co., Ltd 5 Diesel-PV-BESS mini-grids Agadez, Niger The Company Sino Soar Hybrid (Beijing) Technologies Co., Ltd is an international high-tech company specialising in solar hybrid and off-grid fields. SINOSOAR’s main business scope […]

ARE Annual Report 2022

2022 has been a demanding yet remarkable period filled with a multitude of achievements and challenges. Once again, energy supply and energy access remained the main concern for millions of people around the world. Addressing the energy access and energy […]

SAO Energy & Okra Solar – Sustainable Energy to Healthcare Center & Surrounding Households (Nigeria)

Who, What & Where SAO Energy & Okra Solar 96 households & 1 Primary Health Centre energised by mesh-grids Omolege, Ondo State, Nigeria The Company SAO Energy, lead by Ayodeji Sotinrin, takes a holistic approach to improving livelihoods through energy […]