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IFC Supports Mozambique’s First Utility Scale Solar Power Plant to Address Energy Gaps

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, today announced a landmark financing package of $55 million to build Mozambique’s first utility scale solar PV plant, which will help increase electricity sector climate resilience and deliver power to rural areas. It includes $19 million from IFC’s own account, $19 million from Climate Investment Funds, and […]

Ellomay Capital Announces its Entry into the Israeli Photovoltaic Market

Ellomay Capital Ltd. (NYSE MKT; TASE: ELLO) (“Ellomay” or the “Company”) an emerging operator in the renewable energy and energy infrastructure sector, today announced the execution of an agreement (the “Agreement”) to acquire 100% of the equity of an Israeli company that owns (through its subsidiaries, as set forth below) a photovoltaic site with fixed […]

SolarWorld Provides 1.2 MW of Solar Panels for Huge Refugee Water Project in Tanzania

SolarWorld Americas Inc., the largest U.S. crystalline-silicon solar manufacturer for more than 42 years, is providing 1.2 megawatts of high-performance solar panels to power the world’s largest solar-powered, safe-water treatment project. The project’s systems will serve more than 250,000 Congolese and Burundian people living in three refugee settlements in Western Tanzania. The high reliability of […]

SunEQ signs PPA for 5 MW solar project with Namibia’s largest cement factory

German solar development platform offers cost competitive and climate friendly energy supply to industrial customers in Africa Hamburg, 07. June 2017. SunEQ, a solar asset development platform based in Germany, announced the signing of the Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for a 5 MW solar project with Ohorongo Cement, one of the largest energy consumers in […]