IRENA Conference Set to Boost Off-Grid Renewable Energy Development Worldwide

Abu Dhabi, U.A.E., 2 August 2016 – Key stakeholders from the off-grid renewable energy sector – including policy makers, the private sector, financiers, and development institutions – will gather in Nairobi, Kenya from 30 September to 1 October 2016, to push forward the global off-grid agenda. The third International Off-grid Renewable Energy Conference and Exhibition (IOREC), organised by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) in partnership with the Kenyan Ministry of Energy and Petroleum and the Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE), aims to improve electricity access by scaling up off-grid renewables. READ MORE

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Procurement Notice: Supply and Installation of 5 micro-grids Photovoltaic Generators

TENDER NOTICE- RE-LAUNCH Supply and Installation of 5 micro-grids Photovoltaic Generators   READ MORE

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Sunlabob Renewable Energy completes 11 solar mini-grids in Myanmar villages

Yangon (Myanmar), 1 July2016 – ARE member Sunlabob Renewable Energy Ltd., the venture-backed company specializing in decentralized renewable energy and clean water solutions, recently finalized the turnkey implementation of eleven solar-powered mini-grids to nearly 1,000 households in remote villages throughout Shan State and Chin State, Myanmar. READ MORE

Mobisol provides reliable solar power for a quarter million beneficiaries in Africa

Berlin, 28 June 2016 - ARE member Mobisol, the leading provider of smart rent-to-own solar solutions in East Africa, has installed 50,000 solar systems for rural homes and businesses, thus reaching out to over 250,000 beneficiaries. READ MORE

[Press Release] Intersolar: ARE launches its off-grid job platform

Munich, 23 June 2016 - The 2nd Off-Grid Power Forum, which took place on 21-24 June 2016 at the Intersolar Trade Fair in Munich, was once again in the spotlight and served as the meeting point for the global off-grid sector and scientific community. READ MORE

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New five-year strategy will drive action for SDG7 and Paris Agreement

BRUSSELS, 15 June 2016 – Sustainable Energy for All – the global, multi-stakeholder platform that played a core role in putting universal access to modern energy services at the heart of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Paris climate agreement – is shifting gear with READ MORE


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Update: ElectriFI's first Invitation for Proposals

17 June 2016 - ElectriFI received 290 applications during its first Invitation for Proposals which was open from 15 April 2016 until 6 May 2016. ElectriFI sent all applicants a confirmation of receipt email with a unique application number for each project. READ MORE