Zambian Ice Cream Factory Business Takes off with ARE Member Windkinetic's Solar Mini-Grid

Ndola, 18 December 2019 - Cicetekelo Youth Project (CYP) is one of the many projects of the Pope John XXIII Community in Ndola, one of the most important cities in Zambia. READ MORE

EnergyNet recognises these are uncertain & difficult times for individuals, organisations & countries across the world

31 March 2020 - Managing Director Simon Gosling commented: “We extend to you, your colleagues and families our best wishes and support as we move towards this ‘new normal’ in the coming weeks. READ MORE

ARE Member Phaesun Offers Drinking Water for the Maasai in the Steppe of Tanzania

ARE Member and solar company Phaesun installed a solar-powered system for water desalination and purification in the Tanzanian Maasai village Ndedo   READ MORE

New ARE President kicks off first activities with new partner SACREEE to improve energy access in Southern Africa

20 March 2020 – The Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE) held its Annual General Meeting on 17 March 2020 and appointed Claudio Pedretti (CEO, WindKinetic) as its new President, replacing Vivian Vendeirinho (Founder & Managing Director, RVE.SOL) who stepp READ MORE

2-Day Energy Access Investment Forum slated for March 2020 in Lusaka hosted by the Alliance for Rural Electrification

Lusaka, 27 February 2020 – The Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE) with the support of GET.invest is pleased to announce the convening of its 6th Energy Access Investment Forum (EAIF), the leading multi-stakeholder event on improved energy access at the Radisson B READ MORE

ARE Member AMMP Technologies offers free remote monitoring services to select mini-grid developers

Amsterdam, 18 February 2020 ­­­— ARE Member AMMP Technologies announced its “AMMPower” initiative for mini-grid developers in Sub-Saharan Africa. READ MORE

Launch of the 1st Call for applications Market Development Fund – BRILHO Mozambique

7 February 2020 - BRILHO is a 5 year programme, funded by UK Department for International Development (DFID) and implemented by ARE Member SNV Netherlands Development Organisation, which aims to accelerate the off-grid market in Mozambique, promoting READ MORE

ARE Member SunFunder makes first investment in Nigeria with Daystar Power

7 February 2020 - ARE Member SunFunder, a solar finance company providing debt capital to solar enterprises in emerging markets, today announced its first disbursement in Nigeria, part of a facility of up to $4m with commercial and industrial (C&I) solar developer, Daystar Po READ MORE