ARE Member InfraCo Africa & partners set to substantially scale access to solar-powered irrigation solutions

Dakar, 23 Sep 2021 - Following a successful pilot project, ARE Member InfraCo Africa, part of the Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG), has signed a Shareholders’ Agreement READ MORE

ARE Members AVSI & EnGreen Supplies 420 Households with Renewable Energy in DRC

20 September 2021 - A pilot electrification project based on solar and hydroelectric power is being tested in two villages, Kashara and Kimomo, in the island territory of Idjwi in South Kivu in the east of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. READ MORE

ARE Member WaterKiosk Launches the Largest Solar Powered Water Desalination System in Kenya

16 September 2021 - One of the largest water desalination projects, and the first of its kind in Africa will be launched in Marsabit County on the 22nd of September 2021. READ MORE

Investment and Asset Management Platform Odyssey Acquires ARE Member Ferntech

16 September 2021 - US-headquartered Odyssey Energy Solutions, Inc is today announcing its acquisition of the German remote monitoring and control technology company, Ferntech GmbH.  This READ MORE

New EEP Africa Portfolio Integrates Clean Energy in Rural Value Chains

16 September 2021 - EEP Africa has launched a new cohort of 26 projects promoting productive use of energy and circular economy. READ MORE

ARE Member GoShop Installs Solar-based Power Supply for Vaccine Storage Facility in DRC

10 September 2021 - A vaccine storage facility, known as The Kinkole Hub, has been commissioned by the Expanded Vaccination Program office of the Ministry of Health in the Democratic Republic of Congo. READ MORE

Government of Mozambique Approves Off-grid Energy Regulation Taking a Key Step Towards Universal Access

15 September 2021 - The Government of Mozambique approved in the Council of Ministers, by Decree, the Regulation for Off-Grid Energy Access. READ MORE

Amped Innovation contracts USD 6m with ARE Member EDFI ElectriFI to provide solar home systems to 500,000+ people in frontier markets

16 September 2021 - EDFI ElectriFI is making available a USD 6m revolving working capital facility (USD 4m from its global facility and USD 2m from the Nigeria Country Window READ MORE