27.05.2016 , Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE)

Unlocking Africa's Rural Powerhouse: renewable mini-grids

Sub-Saharan Africa faces great challenges with 76% of its rural population living under the poverty line, 85% is un-electrified and low consumer...

"In 2013, the Global Off-Grid Lighting Association (GOGLA) convened a working group on impact metrics to produce a harmonized industry standard for...

Network operators are usually keen to underline the importance of the grid – to both them and to their consumers – but survey by Western Power of...

Caterpillar became the latest big infrastructure company to unveil a microgrid play with the recent launch of its hybrid microgrid into the global...

PwC report says new renewable off-grid technologies, in combination with innovative business models and mobile payment systems hold the key to rural...

As blood is to human beings, so is energy to business enterprise. The different between the developed countries and under-developed countries of the...

19.05.2016 , Rodel Alzona (BusinessMirror)

Here comes the sun: off-grid solar energy in Philippines

OVER dinner during the middle of last week, I learned two important things:  It still costs a fortune to move from on-grid power supply to renewable...

18.05.2016 , provided by Sun-Connect News and Sendea

Funding opportunities: June 2016

Here are three funding opportunities for off-grid companies and/or projects with deadline in June 2016:

 

Toyota Foundation -- International Grant...

18.05.2016 , Sun-Connect News and Sendea

Growing Market place: Solar TV available in Cambodia

Good news for the off-grid market: the marketplace service, provided by Sendea and Sun-Connect News, is growing more and more!

Now we can offer...

17.05.2016 , Shweta Maheshwari and Jeanne Finestone

Lighting the Way to Women’s Economic Empowerment

The women of East and Northeast India no longer need to fear the dark. ONergy, an award-winning social enterprise, has developed a number of...