SparkMeter Raises $10 Million to Accelerate Growth in the Implementation of its Advanced Metering Solution Globally

Washington, 24 March 2022 - SparkMeter, a provider of grid management services, equipment, and software solutions, today announced a $10 million raise led by Accurant International with part READ MORE

Innovation Partnership between Africa GreenTec and AUDI AG

What does AUDI AG have to do with the sustainable electrification of African villages? READ MORE

Nigeria REA Signs Deal with ENGIE Energy Access

REA and ENGIE Energy Access extends partnership through OBF agreement ENGIE records electrifying 50,000 household REA and ENGIE Energy Access will be able to influence Nigerians to close Energy Gap READ MORE

Okra Solar Compares Mesh-grids to Mini-grids

14 March 2022 - Off-grid communities vary in size, location and energy demand, so choosing the right technology is key to ensuring long-term project success. For the past decade, the dominant methods of delivering last-mile electrification have been: READ MORE

Largest Peace REC (P-REC) agreement to date and the first in South Sudan helps fund solar electrification of teaching hospital

San Francisco, 14 March 2022 – The largest Peace Renewable Energy Credit (P-REC) agreement to date, and the first-ever P-REC registration in South Sudan, has been executed by 3Degrees and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) with support from ARE Member  READ MORE

InfraCo Africa invests in safe, affordable and solar-powered passenger ferries

Kisumu, Kenya, 15 March 2022 - ARE Member InfraCo Africa, part of the Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG), has signed a READ MORE

Flexx by Bboxx launched to provide accessible clean energy solutions to off-grid communities and entry-level customers

Bboxx has launched a new entry-level brand, Flexx by Bboxx, to provide affordable, reliable, and flexible clean energy solutions to those at the bottom of the energy pyramid, starting in Rwanda and Kenya READ MORE

Upya Technologies shares key observations in their work with mini-grid developers

15 March 2022 - As mini-grid developers continue to grow in Africa, there is little doubt that to sustain their impact they will need to continuously improve their performance and ROI. READ MORE