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Simbarashe Mhuriro shortlisted for the “Innovator of the Year” Award

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Africa GreenTec installs first solar container in Niger

After the launch of the project in Mali in 2014, the start-up Africa GreenTec has now successfully commissioned its first solar container in the...

Access Power and FMO launch second edition of Solar ‘Shark Tank’ Competition for Innovative...

Submission window opens as Solar Projects Compete for US$ 100,000 Grant to Develop their Projects FMO (www.FMO.nl), the Dutch development bank, and Access Power (www.Access-Power.com),...

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The facility is designed to provide a viable solution to one of the biggest challenges facing independent power producers (IPPs) operating in Africa. KfW (www.KfW-entwicklungsbank.de),...

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