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Access to power is a major issue in Africa, and in solar, many people feel they have the solution.

Yet solar is doing more than switching on off-grid...

A new twist on the use of renewable energy is saving children's lives in Africa. The innovation—a-solar powered oxygen delivery system—is providing...

01.02.2016 , The Overseas Development Institute (ODI), GOGLA, Practical Action and SolarAid

Accelerating access to electricity in Africa with off-grid solar

These reports present evidence of the impact of solar household systems, reviews the market in the region and 13 selected countries in sub-Saharan...

In October the Stiftung Solarenergie - Solar Energy Foundation started with Anuel Energy the Community Energy Entrepreneur project (C.E.E.) which is a...

The UNCDF CleanStart Energy Access Challenge supports financial institutions and other enterprises serving low-income people that want to pay for...

Uganda and South Sudan use solar PV to lower cost of pumping water


In Africa today more than 350 million people lack access to clean water, leaving...

Electrification practitioners often emphasise the need for productive use of energy (PUE) to enhance the incomes of home businesses and enterprises....

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President Yoweri Museveni has said that unless solar becomes a cheaper alternative source of clean...

If you don't have an independent solar system then you are depending on grid power. Which leads you...

52 private sector organizations — including foundations, impact funds, venture capital funds and...

Partnering a group of financial lenders, this is arguably the largest credit commitment towards...

GIZ will subsidise the power to ensure it is affordable.. More mini grid projects are expected in...

Structured as a bankruptcy-remote special purpose vehicle, the syndicated receivables financing...

ENERGIA and Solar Sister are making plans to extend the partnership and, with it, the support they...

Through the tender, the government of the African country will grant a concession for the operation...

Each cart costs US$600 to make. Musana Carts sells them for US$750, with the vendor owning it...

"Women in Energy Challenge" was launched to find female entrepreneurs that are making a difference...

Scale-Ups are tackling energy access, small farm irrigation, portable medical diagnostics, online...

SENDEA is a practice oriented business facilitator and network of entrepreneurs. The unique concept...