10 solar-powered water supply systems to serve Upper West Region of Ghana

2 August 2022 - The Netherlands Development Organization (SNV) is launching the construction of 10 solar-powered water supply systems in the Upper West Region of Ghana as part of its Healthy Future for All (HF4A) project. READ MORE

Solar power provides cooling for fish, herbs and milk in Kenya

Memmingen, 28 July 2022 - As part of the PV Cool Kenya project, the Allgäu-based solar company and ARE Member Phaesun, together with the start-up Solar Cooling Engineering and Kenya's Strat READ MORE

Engie Energy, PreMal Launch Solar-Powered Insecticide-Free Mosquito Traps

22 July 2022 - ARE Member Engie Energy Access and Dutch-based social enterprise PreMal, have partnered to launch a solar-powered mosquito trapping system in Kenya. READ MORE

First Haitian homes energised with promising clean technology

Local energy developer, Alina Eneji, has deployed “Mesh-Grid” technology from ARE Member Okra Solar to provide sustainable electricity access in rural communities who can not be connected to the READ MORE

EDFI ElectriFI and Oikocredit to support Solar Panda’s off-grid solar power for low-income Kenyan households

6 July 2022 - The EU-funded and ARE Member Electrification Financing Initiative (EDFI ElectriFI) and social impact investor and worldwide cooperative  READ MORE

d.light welcomes $50M investment on its journey to impact 1 billion lives

In addition to the $238M off balance sheet facility and other financings closed in the last 6 months, this brings total capital raised for d.light in 2022 to over $300M READ MORE

SolarX and Schneider Electric join forces to support the development of microgrids in French-speaking Africa

15 July 2022 - In Africa, solar mini-grids are one of the preferred options for providing access to electricity. Indeed, the decentralisation of solar allows millions of people not connected to the network to benefit from clean a READ MORE

Bboxx partners with major telecommunications operator Orange to connect 150,000 people in DRC to an innovative mini-grid model

1 July 2022 - ARE Member Bboxx, a Pan-African super platform providing access to essential products and services, and Orange, a major telecommunications operator, have partnered to launch a new co READ MORE