These countries include Burkina Faso, the Central African Republic, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Liberia, Mali, Sierra Leone etc.

Through the $500 million, five-year, multiple-award contract, Abt will have the opportunity to bid on task orders addressing clean energy, access to electricity and capacity building within nations.

The 30 kWp solar off-grid system combines German solar technology with an innovative monitoring concept developed by the KYA-Energy Group.

The investment in the renewable energy firm comes against the backdrop of India’s growing strategic engagement with the UAE.

PEG said it sees big opportunities across all its business lines in Mali, a country of more than 18 million people that has a rural electrification rate of just 20 per cent.

In acquiring the stake, Shell is to help d.light move on to new projects in a move which the company said underscores the sector’s “increasing commercial viability”.

The Business Daily spoke to d. light Solar managing director for Kenya and Horn of Africa Michael Walekwa on how their work in Kenya and expansion plans in other African markets where they operate.

PEG Africa announced that it has moved into Mali.

Shell’s New Energies business has acquired a minority stake in the company.

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