How results based financing is spurring solar market development in Tanzania

ARE member SNV Netherlands Development Organisation is among the first organizations world-wide piloting Results Based Financing (RBF) in the energy sector, aimed to overcome market failures constraining private sector delivery of modern en READ MORE

Energy Access Ventures Fund launched: Boost for access to energy in Sub-Saharan Africa

March 2, 2015 (Rueil-Malmaison, France) – ARE member Schneider Electric in partnership with, CDC Group – the UK Department for International Development (DFID), European Investment Bank, FISEA – PROPARCO,OFID, and AFD- FFEM, announce the launch of the Energy Access Fund to improv READ MORE

Environmental sustainability of bioenergy in Africa

26 February 2015 - PANGEA is proud to announce the release of the second of three animations looking at the opportunities and challenges of bioenergy in the African context.  READ MORE

First ARE Call for Proposals: Mini-grid installation, hybridisation and/or grid expansion projects in the developing world

16 February 2015 - Based on their common commitment to turn SE4ALL objectives into practical action at the OFID Symposiu READ MORE

How bioenergy can help Africa achieve economic development

22 January 2015 - PANGEA is proud to announce the release of the first of three animations. READ MORE

Melanesia’s Million Miracle program taps ARE member Sunlabob for solar lighting

12 January 2015 - The Million Miracle Program (M3P), a multi-stakeholder initiative focused on access to electricity in Melanesia, has chosen Sunlabob to provide 600 solar-powered lanterns centered on 16 locally-managed charging stations as well as the accompanying community trai READ MORE

EES INTERNATIONAL: Energy Storage increases access to electricity in Asia

16 December 2014 - Energy storage is increasingly becoming a hot topic in the debate on how to improve efficiency, reliability and price-competitiveness of electricity services, as well as on how to achieve deeper integration of intermittent renewable energies. READ MORE

Mini-grids have potential to meet energy needs of 50% of world’s rural population

14 October 2014 - New publication guides policy makers in the effective use of mini-grids to provide desperately needed competitive energy services for rural populations. READ MORE

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