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Solar PV Poised to Boom in Africa Thanks to Declining Costs

Falling technology costs make solar PV one of the cheapest ways to meet power needs and increase energy access on…

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USTDA Launches its Largest Single Investment in Kenya’s Energy Sector

Today, during the U.S.-Africa Business Forum, the U.S. Trade and Development Agency launched its largest single investment in Kenya’s power…

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d.light Raises Over $22 Million to Expand PayGo Business into New Off-Grid Solar Markets

KawiSafi Ventures and Energy Access Ventures, along with USAID, Shell Foundation and others, partner with leading provider of solar energy in the developing world

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Kenya Scoops 6 Awards In World Energy Awards

In a colourful glitzy ceremony to recognize individuals and corporates that have made significant contributions in the energy sector worldwide, Kenya…

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GDC Announces New Organizational Structure for General Manager Positions

 The Geothermal Development Corporation (GDC) Board of Directors has re-organized senior management positions to enhance efficiency and service delivery. With…

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Power Africa Launches New Partnership With The Government Of Japan

Power Africa has announced a new partnership arrangement with the Government of Japan focused on reducing energy poverty and increasing…

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GDC, National Oil to offer joint oil and gas drilling services

The Geothermal Development Company (GDC) and National Oil Corporation of Kenya have entered into an agreement to offer joint oil…

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Third International Off-Grid Renewable Energy Conference To convene in Nairobi in September 2016

Key stakeholders from the off-grid renewable energy sector – including policy makers, the private sector, financiers, and development institutions –…

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Kenya, France sign Sh3.6 billion deal for Northern Kenya power grid

Kenya and France today signed a deal of Ksh3.63 billion for power grids in Northern Kenya counties, boosting the Government’s…

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Aquion Energy & SolarAfrica Deliver Sustainable Off-Grid Solar Power System at Wildlife Conservancy in Kenya

Aquion Energy manufacturer of Aqueous Hybrid Ion batteries and energy storage systems, and SolarAfrica, a leading African Solar Energy Services Company…