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Abu Dhabi Fund for Development-financed US$15 Million Renewable Energy Project Launches in Cuba

Project contributes to Cuban government target of increasing renewable energy share to 24% by 2030 10-megawatt solar PV project providing energy to the equivalent of nearly 7,000 Cuban homes Will mitigate 12,700 t of CO2 emissions annually, reducing fossil fuel use Abu Dhabi – UAE: Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), the leading national entity […]

Gridworks to invest $300 million in African electricity infrastructure

Capitalised by CDC Group, Gridworks intends to invest over $300m of long-term capital in transmission, distribution and off-grid solutions. One of the biggest challenges in Africa is energy access. Future Energy East Africa creates a platform for suppliers to showcase their innovative solutions to all the key players in the power and energy sector. CDC-backed […]

Nigeria’s Solar Energy Startup Arnergy Raises USD 9 Mn Series A To Scale Operations

Victoria Island-based solar energy distribution company, Arnergy, has raised USD 9 Mn in Series A to fund its commercial growth with new business models, improve on partnership avenues, and expand its activities. The funding round was led by Breakthrough Energy Ventures, while Shell-funded All On Energy, the European Union-backed ElectriFI and the Norwegian Investment Fund […]

JinkoSolar Commissioned the World’s Largest Solar Project in Abu Dhabi

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates: JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the “Company”) (NYSE: JKS), one of the largest and most innovative solar module manufacturers in the world, today announced that the world’s largest[1] solar plant of 1,177MWp, which was jointly developed by the Company, Japan’s Marubeni Corp. and Emirates Water and Electricity Company (EWEC), […]