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

10.04.2018 , Chijioke Mama / SolarPlaza

Off Grid Solar in Nigeria: Enablers and Hurdles

Nigeria as a country is more populous than the entire economic bloc of East African Community – EAC. (180 million & 169 million respectively)....

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...

Solar-powered irrigation pumps are without a doubt one of Africa’s most promising solutions to climate change impacts and chronic hunger. As efforts...

03.04.2018 , Susann Roth and Filipe Silva

3 ways investing in energy makes people healthier

A steady and reliable source of electricity is essential to meeting the healthcare needs of peoples in Asia. Here’s how to consider and implement...

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...

23.03.2018 , Lindsay Brooke

Who wants Afreecar?

One billion people globally survive on less than $2/day but desperately need personal mobility and electric power. One of the auto industry’s most...

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...

Government has taken an initiative to popularize solar power in the face of the severe shortage of power in Bangladesh. But when the power deficit is...

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