Crowding the private sector into Africa’s climate action

The global community for climate action was spooked by the November 8 election of Donald Trump as the next President of the United States....

Power to the people: Mobilizing Investment and Innovation for Sustainable Energy in Africa

High-level roundtable organized jointly by UN-OHRLLS and EnergyNet Ltd, 6 December 2016 The United Nations Office of the High Representative for Least Developed Countries, Landlocked...

247Solar signs agreement to commercialize in Southern Africa

247Solar and South Africa’s Stellenergy (Pty) Ltd. have agreed to build South Africa’s first 247Solar PlantTM to be followed by widespread commercial deployment in...

AFRICA LOOKS TO SOLAR FOR COMMUNITIES OFF THE GRID

He prefers to use solar energy to light up his evenings, listen to the radio or watch television, after abandoning a diesel generator he...

Scaling up climate policy and solutions requires “enabling environment”

The event was moderated by Mr Linus Mofor, ACPC Senior Natural Resources Officer responsible for energy, infrastructure and climate change The SARUA Programme for Climate...

An Enlightened Energy Solution for Rural Africa

Mobisol joins the Business Call to Action with a commitment to connect 800,000 Kenyans with clean, affordable solar energy. Solar energy provider Mobisol has joined...

Africa Climate Business Plan: Delivering on Climate Plan Promises

Less than a year after the World Bank unveiled and began supporting implementation of its ambitious Africa Climate Business Plan (ACBP) during COP21 in...

Africa Off Grid Solar Lighting Market size is expected to reach $1.41 billion by...

Africa Off Grid Solar Lighting Market Size By Product (Solar Lantern System, Solar Home System and Large Solar Home System) By Application (Residential, Commercial,...

UK aims to drive Renewable Energy Investment in Kenya

The British High Commission holds event to spur investment by British firms in Kenyan renewable energy sector. The British High Commission, in conjunction with Barclays...

Off-Grid Renewable Energy Bringing Universal Electricity Access to Africa

Off-grid renewable energy solutions can provide an estimated 60 percent of the additional generation needed to achieve universal access to reliable electricity sources, according...

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