Posted on :Friday , 20th October 2023
The winners are finally known. The winners of the fourth AFSIA Solar Awards were announced live from Nairobi in Kenya at the Renewable Energy Forum Africa (REFA). A total of 15 companies were honoured in the competitionâ€™s 13 categories. Among the winners was Gigawatt Global in the â€œUtility Project of the Yearâ€ category.
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Posted on :Wednesday , 26th July 2023
Residents of Ewangan village within the Sekenani area in Maasai Mara National Reserve are a happy lot after a group of tourists collaborated with Super Africa Wildlife and Adventure Safaris to light their village.
The tourists from Hong Kong, Taiwan and China, led by Allen Yeh, donated 15 solar panels to the village so as to improve their living standards.
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Posted on :Friday , 23rd June 2023
The Kesses solar photovoltaic (PV) plant, with a capacity of 40 MW, has become operational in Kenya. Developed by the Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF) in partnership with Standard Bank Group, Stanbic Bank Kenya, and Alten Kenya Solarfarms, the project was completed at a cost of $87 million. Located near Eldoret in Kenyaâ€™s Rift Valley province, the plant is set to pr. . .
Posted on :Thursday , 1st June 2023
Sun King, a provider of solar energy products for off-grid homes in Africa and Asia, has closed the 1st Kenyan-Shilling-denominated securitisation deal, injecting $130 million into the East African nationâ€™s off-grid solar energy sector.
The 4 year deal is issued under Sun Kingâ€™s sustainable financing framework, allowing the company to sel. . .
Posted on :Wednesday , 24th May 2023
Shakti Pumps (India) Limited, a leading manufacturer of stainless-steel submersible solar pumps, pressure booster pumps, pump-motors, controllers, and inverters among other products, has expanded its presence in another export market with the commencement of operations in Uganda and opened a branch office in the country. Dr. S Jaishankar, the External Affairs Minister along with the esteemed Ug. . .