Bboxx partners with Ampersand to provide thousands of taxi e-motos for drivers in Rwanda

11 October 2022 - ARE Member Bboxx, a platform providing access to essential products and services, and Ampersand, an e-mobility company delivering sustainable transport solutions in East Africa, READ MORE

Equatorial and GIZ team up to solarise 27 rural clinics in Uganda

17 October 2022 - In Uganda, electricity provider and ARE Member Equatorial Power is teaming up with the German International Development Cooperation Agency (GIZ) to provide solar energ READ MORE

Off-grid RDG Collective and seed impact investor EDFI ElectriFI to narrow electrification gap in Zambia

EDFI ElectriFI, the EU-funded Electrification Financing Initiative, invested a USD 2 million convertible note in RDG Collective, an early-stage Solar Home Systems and Productive Use Appliances provider in rural Zambia. READ MORE

Leading Renewable Electrification Actors Unite in Burundi to Push for Universal Energy Access

Bujumbura, 10 October 2022 - The Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE), and the Burundi Renewable Energy Association (BUREA), with the support of  READ MORE

InfraCo Africa & Equatorial Power set to roll out access to clean power and agri-processing in the DRC & Rwanda

30 September 2022 - ARE Members InfraCo Africa, part of the Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG) has signed an agreement with  READ MORE

CrossBoundary Energy Access & ENGIE Energy Access sign largest Mini-Grid Project Finance Transaction in Africa to build $60M of Mini-Grids in Nigeria

28 September 2022, Nairobi & Lagos — ARE Members CrossBoundary Energy Access Nigeria (CBEA) and READ MORE

Burundi Energy Access Days to channel public and private sector efforts towards Universal Energy Access by 2030

27 September 2022 - The Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE), and the Burundi Renewable Energy Association (BUREA), with the support of READ MORE

EDFI ElectriFI signs microgrid debt facility to drive net-zero economic growth in 80 communities in rural India

Brussels & Patna, 15 September 2022 - Husk Power Systems, operator of the largest fleet of solar-hybrid microgrids across rural Asia and Africa, will electrify 80 additional communities in India with $6 million in new debt financing, announced today, from the EU-funded Electr READ MORE