Renewable Energy: Solution for Africa Energy Needs!

Africa Renewable Energy Market Intelligence

April, 2017 Edition

G7 Energy, focus on green Africa!

Africa 2030: Empowering the continent through innovation, green tech solutions and capacity building ...

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UN Environment: New Renewable Power Capacity Added at Lower Cost

As the cost of clean technology continues to fall, the world added record levels of renewable energy capacity in 2016...

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Renewable energy trends to keep an eye on in 2017

From blockchain to energy storage to microgrid, experts outline some of the most exciting renewable energy technology trends , ...

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Renewable Energy: Africa’s 5 Biggest Wind Energy Farms

Electricity experts and renewable energy advocates agree that wind energy can provide a clean and sustainable alternative ...

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African Union appoints AfDB’s Abou-Zeid as new energy commissioner

Amani Abou-Zeid, dubbed one of Africa’s most influential women, was elected as the AU...

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We can revolutionise renewable energy funding in Africa

The cost of business-as-usual will not take us anywhere – so what do we need?...

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"At UN Environment, we have a unique position and opportunity to bring together governments, businesses, scientists, civil society and the public. We can inspire, influence behaviour and policy, and help shape the way forward with good science and knowledgeable experts. But while we have great science, we need to translate that science into a language that everybody can relate to. For example, pollution is one of the main causes of death in the modern world – and by helping improve air quality we can also have a big impact on climate change. In other words, we have to better connect with people so that they can act, and encourage their governments to act. " Erik Solheim, UN Environment Executive Director