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Djermaya Solar Power Plant Project in Chad gets €18mn loan-approval from AfDB

The African Development Bank’s board of directors has recently approved a loan of 18 million euros and a Partial Risk Guarantee (GPR), for the establishment of the solar power station of Djermaya in Chad. The planning of constructing and operating the Djermaya photovoltaic solar power plant was previously made 30 kilometres north of N’Djamena. The […]

Substandard products slow down solar power development

Imported low-quality solar panels and components have flooded the domestic market, causing concern among the relevant government agencies. According to market insiders and government officials, a sizeable volume of such solar modules are being imported into the country in the absence of clear regulations and compliances. To streamline solar product imports, the power division has […]

Africa to shut coal power plants, make world’s largest solar zone: Akinwumi Adesina

Is Africa on the verge of shutting down all coal power stations? The President of African Development Bank, Akinwumi Adesina received disclosed his ambitious plans to scrap coal power stations across the continent and switch to renewable energy. The Chief of African Development Bank revealed his intentions while addressing a gathering of leaders and officials […]

ABCO Energy Announces Commercial Sale Of Solar Power And HVAC Installation For $185,000

TUCSON, Ariz. : ABCO Energy, Inc. (OTCQB: ABCE), the Arizona provider of integrated energy solutions, is pleased to announce the successful sale of a performance-based energy efficiency solution concept for a Tucson industrial building facility. Performance-based systems rely on the savings from analyzed energy efficiency improvements to reduce their overall electrical energy cost, which is […]

$147 MILLION DEAL USED TO BUILD UTILITY SCALE SOLAR POWER IN KENYA

Financial close has been reached for the US$147m (£118m) Radiant and Eldosol solar projects, which will supplied to thousands of Kenyans with energy. The European Investment Bank and FMO, the Dutch entrepreneurial development bank, have acknowledged financing construction and operation of the two new solar photovoltaic plants. Each will give US$53m for the two projects, […]

Australian billionaire to back $18.7b project to supply solar power to Singapore by subsea cable: Report

MELBOURNE : Atlassian Corp co-founder Mike Cannon-Brookes has pledged to help fund an ambitious A$20 billion (S$18.68 billion) project to supply solar power from northern Australia to Singapore by a subsea cable, an Australian newspaper reported on Wednesday (Sept 25). The plan unveiled earlier this year by Singapore-based firm Sun Cable is to build the […]