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16.04.2018 , Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

The Benefits and Risks of Solar Powered Irrigation - a global overview

The report gives a state-of-the-art overview of policies, regulations and  incentives for the sustainable use of solar-powered irrigation technologies...

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has released its latest data on renewable power generation capacity. Renewable Capacity Statistics...

Recently, I have been conducting a baseline survey of a renewable energy technology adoption in Ethiopia. Upon a visit to a rural community, one of...

Sun-Connect News publishes since 2012 practice-relevant articles from renowned international authors of the off-grid business. With 10,000 recipients...

Whereas M-KOPA addresses the off-grid customer base with solar home systems, Kenya Power and Lighting Company (KPLC) addresses the on-grid customer...

21.03.2018 , Laura Merrill and Shruti Sharma

Fossil Fuel Subsidies or $112 for Families? Let women decide

Mothers, grandmothers and daughters often have a lot on their plates—even more so in develo-ping countries where health, education and social...

For Africa to realize its full economic and social potential, the continent will require robust power infrastructure to deliver affordable, clean...

09.03.2018 , Tildy Bayar

New business models for energy access

Closing the ‘digital divide’ in areas currently without reliable access to power can not only change lives, but can also create huge development and...

Products city dwellers buy that are manufactured in other countries ought to be part of their "emissions" total, experts say.

Wealthy cities are...

Catherine Wakhu knows the value of a lighted room to a child's education – and also the expense.

The resident of Mayoni, a village in Western Kenya's...