Off-Grid Europe part of business delegation to deepen energy access cooperation in Senegal

Christiane Kragh accompanies Federal President Steinmeier on his official visit to Senegal READ MORE

BRILHO launches 2nd call for applications to support businesses in Mozambique

The BRILHO Energy Africa programme launches a second call for applications for a market development fund to support business initiatives providing sustainable energy solutions to off-grid communities.  READ MORE

SunFunder expands into Southeast Asia with SunSource Energy deal

The investment is SunFunder’s first transaction in Southeast Asia and will support SunSource Energy’s growth across the region towards developing and operating solar projects for commercial and industrial clients. READ MORE

WaterKiosk Opens Largest Solar-powered Desalination Plant in Zanzibar

15 February 2022 - The young Nairobi-based company WaterKiosk Limited commissioned Zanzibar's largest solar-powered water desalination plant on February 12, 2022. READ MORE

ARE & EEP Africa Sign MoU to Promote Renewable Electrification in Southern & East Africa

Brussels & Helsinki, 14 February 2022 - A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between the Energy and Environment Partnership Trust Fund (EEP Africa) and the Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE). READ MORE

GuarantCo and SBM Bank guarantee $15 million for Bboxx solar kits in Kenya

26 January 2022 - GuarantCo, a Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG) company is teaming up with Kenyan commercial bank SBM Bank to provide a KSh1.6 billion (about $15 million) credit facility to READ MORE

ARE & Power Africa Enter Partnership to Advance Electricity Access in Sub-Saharan Africa

20 January 2021 - The Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE) and Power Africa has entered a new partnership to collaborate on the objectives of Power Africa to add 30,000 megawatts of installed generation capacity and 60 million new home and business connections in Sub-Saharan READ MORE

Solartia to Develop Hybrid Mini-grids in Honduras

14 January 2022 - With the aim of increasing the current energy access rate in Honduras (80%), the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), as a facilitator for sustainable socio-economic and environmental development in Latin America and the Caribbean, made available to the Govern READ MORE