Policy can help to popularise the use of off-grid solar lighting solutions and small home PV systems in Africa by providing clarity to new market...

Samwel Nyakalege's life has recently become more of a grind - and that's a good thing.

The 33-year-old miller from Bwisya village, on Lake Victoria's...

Global efforts to end energy poverty by 2030 are likely to fail if development agencies do not change their investment strategies soon, say advocates...

Foreign embassies under various development cooperation programs organize small grants funding for NGOs in many countries. They can be a significant...

The biggest deterrent that prevents off-grid energy access enterprises from scaling up is the word off-grid! This and more was discussed during the...

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A guide to effective impact assessment

Measuring the outputs and outcomes of a social mission is crucial to understand how and if social missions are achieved. While there are now an...

Two days after assuming office, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared his intention to harness solar power to get every home in India access to...

For girls in Berta Massawe's Tanzanian village of Kibosho, every day was a race against the clock -- or, more accurately, against the sun.

When it...

Few months after start, more than 400 off-grid companies are now member of our database.

The company database is a unique service, provided by...

Renewable energy companies in emerging markets in Africa and Asia frequently lament the shortage of financing as the main barrier to scaling...