Kenya launches KSh 4.7 Billion financing for Private Sector to provide Solar Solutions in...

The project targets 277,000 households (approximately 1.3 million people from the 14 marginalized counties) The government today launched a USD 47 million (KSh 4.7 billion)...

Solar Energy to Power Humanitarian Hub in Malakal by 2020

Norwegian company, Scatec Solar, has selected South Sudan among the first of its locations to pilot projects in humanitarian settings Thanks to a new private...

German-African Energy Forum Gives a Boost to Africa’s Energy Security and Investment

For over a decade, the German-African Energy Forum has attracted thousands of participants from over 50 countries The African Energy Chamber congratulates the German Government...

Renewable energy programme attracts R209.4 billion to SA economy

The Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme (REIPPP) is making a significant impact on the economy, job creation, community upliftment, economic transformation and...

SA: Smart grid technology to change the face of energy

South Africa needs to move with speed in deploying smart grid technologies if it is to take advantage of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, says...

10 developments that will shape Africa’s energy sector in 2019

This year will be key for the advancement of new exploration and production development projects from West to East Africa After a year of rebound...

Is 2019 the Year of Solar Power in South Africa?

With Eskom falling deeper, it begs the question whether 2019 could be the year for solar power. Even though the lights could stay on this...

Huge desert solar initiative to make Africa a renewables power-house

The details of the “Desert to Power Initiative” have been outlined as part of the Paris Agreement climate change talks at COP24 in Katowice,...

In 2018, Benin, Burundi, Malawi, Uganda and Zambia made significant progress in de-risking renewable...

In 2018, Regional Liquidity Support Facility (RLSF) supported a 7.5 MW Solar PV plant in one of the four partner countries, which will add...

Electrifying the Deserts of Africa

Solarplaza unveiled ‘The Solar Future: Deserts of Africa’, a new platform aimed at exploring the opportunities that accompany solar PV development in Africa’s deserts. During...

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