Africa Renewable Energy Initiative works towards 10,000 MW of clean power by 2020

The Africa Renewable Energy Initiative is a collaborative project that aims to install 10,000 MW of clean power across the continent by 2020

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Africa Renewable Energy Initiative works towards 10,000 MW of clean power by 2020

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Africa Could Lead World on Green Energy

World Energy Outlook 2015 predicts Africa could be the first to power economic growth with renewable energy.

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Africa Could Lead World on Green Energy

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Africa’s ‘Light Bulb Moment’ and its Lead Role in the Global Renewable Energy Transformation

Africa’s 900 million people use less energy than Spain’s 47 million. In sub-Saharan Africa, 621 million people have no electricity whatsoever. Each year, 600,000 Africans — half of them children -…

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Solar Energy to Take Off in the Middle East and North Africa, Increasing Oil Exports

Oil has been the foundation of many Middle East and North African economies, but leaders of these countries are now looking to solar for their next energy revolution.

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Solar Energy to Take Off in the Middle East and North Africa, Increasing Oil Exports

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Even US Republicans agree with Obama on this: Africa needs electricity

Bipartisan support for a bill is increasingly rare in the waning days of the Obama presidency. But last week both Democrats and Republicans signed off on the Electrify Africa Act, which Barack Obama signed into law on Feb. 10. The act gives legal oomph to Obama’s key Africa initiative, Power Africa, a $7 billion project run by the US Agency for International Development. Its goal is to…

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Off Grid Solar Key To Lighting Up Africa

Of all the people around the world without access to electricity, nearly 50% live in Africa and most of those are in rural areas.

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AU Commission calls for Co-ordination in Africas Energy

Africa is endowed with vast renewable energy resources but many remained untapped because of of related cost, lack of technologies to extract them and poor cor-ordination at regional and continental levels.

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