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On July 31–August 1, in Dhaka, Bangladesh, the Clean Energy Ministerial’s Global Lighting and Energy Access Partnership (Global LEAP) and the...

In Bogota a hundred university students are manufacturing street lights, using soda bottles: "A 3-watt LED lamp is connected to a controller and a...

Project Navigator is a platform to facilitate the effective development of renewable energy projects worldwide. The tool, launched by IRENA, provides...

Solar power is going intergalactic.

In an announcement late last month, SolarCity, the country’s largest installer of rooftop solar arrays, announced...

Access to finance is the largest near term barrier to ending energy poverty for hundreds of millions around the world – and foundation capital may be...

We’ve already seen how 3D printing can tackle plastic waste and even create nutritious food. And now, the ever-expanding technology is also bringing...

Almost five years ago, in May 2010, during the 2nd “Lighting Africa Conference” in Nairobi, the idea of creating an Off Grid Lighting association was...

15.04.2015 , Joshua Brugeman

Smart Lighting's Emerging Business Models

In the world of “smart lighting,” technology and applications are evolving faster than ever before. From bulbs that allow you to remotely control...

South Africa plans to produce 9,600 megawatts more of nuclear power than the 2000 megawatts it already produces at Koeberg, and a stakeholder says...

It's 7 p.m., but it feels like midnight. The city of Patan in Nepal is already sleeping. The large city subsumed in the greater Kathmandu area is...