Posted on :Thursday , 28th March 2019
The location of Rwanda is approximately two degrees below the equator because of which it is generally characterized by savannah climate and its location endows it with sufficient intense radiation from the sun (solar radiation) equal to 5KWH/m2/day and approximately 5 hours of peak sun hours.
The total solar energy installed on-grid in Rwanda is 12.08MW. Households that are far a. . .
Posted on :Wednesday , 3rd April 2019
EDP(Energias de Portugal) are one of Europe’s biggest energy operators. Through the A2E (Access to Energy) CSR Fund, EDP will support six sustainable and clean energy projects in East Africa in Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique and Malawi.
Posted on :Wednesday , 13th February 2019
British solar panel manufacturer gives a boost of £24.1m to expand into Kenya, Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo.The British solar panel manufacturer has already expanded more than 150,000 solar systems, allowing nearly 1m people in 35 countries and made over £20m in sales in 2017.
For people earlier off grid, it offers pay-as-you-go solar power that is cheaper and . . .
Posted on :Friday , 12th October 2018
The leading provider of consumer goods in Africa, Unilever Kenya and Azuri Technologies, a leading provider of pay-as-you-go solar home systems, announced a partnership to bring solar home solutions to millions of more off-grid homes across Kenya.
Unilever’s distribution network, which in Kenya is some 67,000 smallholder traders will be offering the Azuri’s Quad solar home s. . .
Posted on :Tuesday , 9th October 2018
Rwandan Minister of Infrastructure Claver Gatete said on the sidelines of a forum in Kigali, that Rwanda looks forward to increased investment in energy sources in order to achieve universal energy access by 2024.
The Rwandan government on recently announced a US $53 million(41 billion Rwandan francs) line of credit which is aimed at stimulating the development and establishment o. . .