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Azuri and APA Insurance Introduce Affordable Income and Funeral Cover for Solar and Off-grid Customers

NAIROBI, Kenya: Off-grid solar consumers can now opt in to an affordable insurance cover for loss of income and funeral expenses thanks to Azuri and APA partnership Azuri Technologies, a leading provider of pay-as-you-go solar power in conjunction with APA Insurance, Kenya’s leading insurer, today announced the launch of HospiCash, a low-cost micro-insurance product for […]

Azuri and APA Insurance introduce affordable income and funeral cover for solar and off-grid customers in Kenya

Off-grid solar consumers can now opt in to an affordable insurance cover for loss of income and funeral expenses thanks to Azuri and APA partnership FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Azuri Technologies, a leading provider of pay-as-you-go solar power, in conjunction with APA Insurance, Kenya’s leading insurer, today announced the launch of HospiCash, a low-cost micro-insurance product for […]

The Trade and Development Bank and USAID Sign MoU to Power Africa

The Eastern and Southern African Trade and Development Bank (TDB) and USAID’s Power Africa initiative have today signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) that will finance power projects in 22 African countries. The memorandum was signed at African Development Bank’s inaugural Africa Investment Forum, where emphasis on investment is at the core of tens of […]

Renewable energy in Africa: African Development Bank and Moroccan agency Masen join forces to roll out ‘Desert to Power’ initiative

The African Development Bank Group President Akinwumi Adesina and Mustapha Bakkoury, President of Moroccan agency Masen (Moroccan Agency for Sustainable Energy), have signed a letter of intent marking a new cooperation initiative as part of the ‘Desert to Power’ programme. The ceremony took place on the first day of the Africa Investment Forum, in Johannesburg, […]

Wartsila Wins Contract to Build Two Kenyan Solar-Power Farms

Wartsila Oyj’s East African unit won two engineering, procurement and construction contracts to develop grid-connected solar farms in Kenya, each with a capacity of 40 megawatts. Construction is expected to begin next year, according to George Oywer, a business development manager at Wartsila Eastern Africa Ltd. The East African nation, which has an electricity supply […]

SINN Power initiates second phase of renewable energies project in Guinea

It has installed an autonomous measurement station for wave, wind and solar data in Guinea’s capital Conakry New Delhi: Germany-based renewable energy firm, SINN Power, has initiated the second phase of renewable energies project in Conakry, the capital of West African nation Guinea. It is gathering data to evaluate the renewable energy potential of the […]