ARE Member Inensus GmbH to increase the profitability of mini-grids in agricultural value chains through its joint venture Volt-Terra with grant funding from PREO

16 July 2021 - VOLT-TERRA seeks to increase profitability of mini-grids in agricultural value chains by applying the cutting-edge KeyMaker Model (KMM). READ MORE

Green People's Energy launches new funding window

The GIZ programme Green People’s Energy (GBE) launches a new 1 Million Euro grant funding window for projects in sub-Saharan Africa targeting two specific energy access challenges: Increasing Off-Grid System Sustainability and Reducing CO2 Emission READ MORE

ARE Member Bboxx secures grant to power homes impacted by Covid-19 in East Africa

1 July 2021 -  ARE Member Bboxx has announced a new grant awarded by KawiSafi Ventures Limited through the KawiSafi Technical Assistance Facility, to ensure energy access to the customers in Kenya READ MORE

ARE Member EDP funds seven solar energy projects in five African countries

8 July 2021 - Several sustainable and clean energy projects will receive a total funding of half a million euros through the A2E Fund. Initiatives could benefit more than 30,000 people. READ MORE

ARE Member InfraCo Africa invests in 22 solar mini-grids in Busia county

6 Jul 2021 - A shareholder agreement has been signed between ARE Member InfraCo Africa, an investment company of the Private Infrastructure Development Group (P READ MORE

CEO David Lecoque announces ARE’s Bold Energy Compact at the UN HLDE2021 Ministerial Forums

Brussels, 1 July 2021 - As part of its Energy Compact, Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE) has pledged to enable the private sector to deliver sustainable electricity services to at least 500 million additional people in its three focus regions, catalyse the creation of at l READ MORE

ARE & SIAZ sign MoU to accelerate achievement of energy access objectives in Zambia

Brussels & Lusaka, 28 June 2021 - A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between the Solar Industry Association of Zambia (SIAZ) and the Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE). READ MORE

SEFEA Demonstrates Decentralised Renewables Will Remain a Cornerstone to Achieve East Africa’s Energy Targets

25 June 2021 - Organised by the East African Centre of Excellence for Renewable Energy and Efficiency (EACREEE) and the Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE), the 2nd edition of the Sustainable Energy Forum for East Africa ( READ MORE