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

UK announces £100m for African renewable energy access

The projects are expected to bring new and improved electricity to around 2.4m people each year

Nigerian bank invests in solar power solutions

Daystar Power is working with Unity Bank to help it transition to clean solar generation

Africa tunes in to solar TV

Developer Azuri says the technology provides not just entertainment but also education and community bonding

South Africa joins IEA as association country

It opens new opportunities to jointly work towards a more sustainable and secure energy future for Africa and the world