ARE member Smart Hydro Power is stepping into the agricultural market in Latin America this year to replace diesel irrigation pumps

5 May 2015 - More than half of Colombia's territory is located outside the National Interconnected System, which means that people living in these areas are dependent on alternative solutions to get access to electricity. READ MORE

The International Solar Community to gather in Ghana on April 21-22

16 April 2015 - The International Solar Community will gather in Accra on April 21-22 at the Solar & Off-Grid Renewables West Africa Conference to explore the huge on and off-grid market opportunities in the region. READ MORE

How results based financing is spurring solar market development in Tanzania

ARE member SNV Netherlands Development Organisation is among the first organizations world-wide piloting Results Based Financing (RBF) in the energy sector, aimed to overcome market failures constraining private sector delivery of modern en READ MORE

Energy Access Ventures Fund launched: Boost for access to energy in Sub-Saharan Africa

March 2, 2015 (Rueil-Malmaison, France) – ARE member Schneider Electric in partnership with, CDC Group – the UK Department for International Development (DFID), European Investment Bank, FISEA – PROPARCO,OFID, and AFD- FFEM, announce the launch of the Energy Access Fund to improv READ MORE

Environmental sustainability of bioenergy in Africa

26 February 2015 - PANGEA is proud to announce the release of the second of three animations looking at the opportunities and challenges of bioenergy in the African context.  READ MORE

First ARE Call for Proposals: Mini-grid installation, hybridisation and/or grid expansion projects in the developing world

16 February 2015 - Based on their common commitment to turn SE4ALL objectives into practical action at the OFID Symposiu READ MORE

How bioenergy can help Africa achieve economic development

22 January 2015 - PANGEA is proud to announce the release of the first of three animations. READ MORE

Melanesia’s Million Miracle program taps ARE member Sunlabob for solar lighting

12 January 2015 - The Million Miracle Program (M3P), a multi-stakeholder initiative focused on access to electricity in Melanesia, has chosen Sunlabob to provide 600 solar-powered lanterns centered on 16 locally-managed charging stations as well as the accompanying community trai READ MORE

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