Last month the Foundation, the charitable arm of German engineering giant Siemens, launched its 2015 Awards to find the next batch of innovative development projects.

A "great" development for people in developing countries...

Over 60,000 teachers have so far been trained in the government's ambitious plan to roll out digital learning in primary schools.

Akon Lighting Africa concluded its African road show last night in Benin.

Installation of self-developed "Power Supply Container", a stand-alone photovoltaic power package, at the National Elementary School Malabar.

KfW development bank group plans to establish a specific line of credit “to fund renewable and energy-efficient projects” in Africa.

The trend of reducing costs for battery technologies suggests that there will be a dramatic shift towards these technologies in the next one to two decades.

Nothing helped solar electricity kits for homes succeed in Bangladesh as much as the light emitting diodes (LEDs) people used with them.

Bank has stopped funding new coal projects except in ‘rare circumstances’

UNCDF is seeking applications from qualified research partners (e.g. commercial for profit firms, educational/research institutions, and non-profit organizations) with the capacity to conduct research on the energy ladder in East Africa.

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