Mitsubishi invests in pay-as-you-go London solar start-up

BBOXX currently operates in 12 countries in Africa and intends to expand to Asia

Guinness and Smirnoff owner pours £180m into greener operations in Africa

Diageo’s investment will deliver solar energy, biomass power and water recovery processes across 11 of its brewing sites

Africa’s largest wind farm enters full operation in Kenya

The consortium behind the project claims the facility now makes up around 17% of the country’s installed capacity

UK pledges £250m to tackle climate change in Africa

It is the Department for International Development’s largest single direct climate investment in the continent

Wind energy
Global wind energy launches Africa Task Force

The alliance of developers, manufacturers and associations hopes to help add 33GW of new wind energy capacity by 2028

Africa
African energy gets £30 million UK aid boost

The finance aims to give people and companies across Africa improved access to affordable, clean electricity

BBOXX raises €6m in crowdfund for African energy access

The firm is using the money to install pay-as-you-go solar home systems across a number of countries

Wind turbines in Egypt
Africa and Middle East sail towards wind-powered future

The region installed a massive 962MW of new wind capacity in 2018

Off-grid home in Africa
BBOXX sells stake of solar energy-access business for $31m

The deal will enable the firm to bring electricity to 10 million people across Africa

Uganda celebrates completion of 24MW solar farm

The $25 million Kabulasoke Solar Power Park has completed vital critical commissioning tests