Podcast: Off-Grid PV: New Ways for Climate Protection & Power Supply?

The off-grid solar sector is playing an essential role in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. Solar home systems and efficient appliances are keeping the lights on in health centres, powering local businesses and helping families stay connected and informed. READ MORE

ARE Members Grino & Africa GreenTec collaborate on solar water treatment

10 March 2021 - German start-up Grino Water Solutions will now provide its solar-powered water treatment solution at the ImpactSites of off-grid provider READ MORE

ARE Member SunFunder completes capital raise for Solar Energy Transformation Fund

8 March 2021 - Solar investments help reduce emissions and improve energy access in Africa and Asia READ MORE

ARE 6th Energy Access Investment Forum Goes Virtual on 17- 19 March 2021

3 March 2021 – The Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE) is excited to announce that its flagship annual event, the 6th Energy Access Investment Forum (EAIF), will take place virtually on 17 to 19 March READ MORE

ARE Member Winch Energy raises funds for PV mini-grids rollout

15 Februrary 2021 - Off-grid utilities provider and ARE Member Winch Energy has completed the funding for solar mini-grid projects in 49 villages across Uganda and Sierra Leone through the READ MORE

Energy SELF Portraits Photographs & Stories Contest 2020-2021

12 Feb 2021 - The collection of  Energy SELF Portraits focusses on different SDG-7 dimensions such as energy access, its costs and options, its quality, its environmental implications as well as how energy efficiency and renewable energy may of READ MORE

ARE Members SunCulture & SunFunder collaborate to expand solar irrigation in Africa

10 February 2021 - ARE Member SunCulture, a solar irrigation company headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya, today received the first disbursement from a new $11m syndicated debt facility to expand READ MORE

ECREEE appoints Abdou Fall as Sustainable Energy Champion

1 February 2021 – The ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE) has appointed Mr. READ MORE