UNEP and RES4Africa trained a delegation of African Women Energy Entrepreneurs at Micro-Grid Academy in Nairobi

    The Micro-Grid Academy (MGA) is a regional capacity building platform based in Nairobi, Kenya, that provides theoretical and practical training on energy access and decentralised renewable energy solutions to young East-African and international technicians, entrepreneurs and engineers.The project is a joint initiative between RES4Africa, Kenya Power Lighting Company (KPLC), AVSI Foundation, Strathmore University and […]

RES4MED held 2nd edition of high-level Executive Seminar in Algiers with Sonelgaz

RES4MED, in partnership with Sonelgaz, under the framework of the Memorandum of Understanding signed by the two parties on May 26th 2015, organized an Executive Seminar on renewable energy solutions. The seminar was directed to engineers and middle managers, working at Sonelgaz, covering roles that range from regulatory experts to project engineers. The seminar aimed at […]

Morocco Country Profile 2018

From announcing a 52% renewable energy target at COP 21 to launching the first phase of what was at that time the world’s largest CSP plant (580 MW) under Noor Solar Power project in Ouarzazate, Morocco has been making impressive headlines and has positioned itself at the forefront of the renewable energy world. Having no […]

Auction Study – Algerian case study

The “Auction Study – Algerian cause study” is a case study presenting Algeria’s mechanisms and main factors of a RES auction. This report includes an introduction to the auction mechanisms, three case studies of renewable energy tenders in Zambia, Morocco and Egypt, an analysis of the Algerian case and recommendations for preparing a suitable auction […]

ORIGINATE: supporting the development of decentralized Renewable Energy solutions across Africa by aggregating project and industry operators’ data

Originate is an initiative conceived by RINA and RES4Africa to improve the project origination process for decentralised Renewable Energy solutions by aggregating opportunities across Africa, streamlining development, and applying standards in line with technical, commercial, environmental and social requirements of development funding institutions. In the form of a match making platform, Originate aims at creating […]

FAO International Forum on Solar Technologies

13 April 2018 – Rome, Italy

The International Forum on Solar Technologies for Small-Scale Agriculture and Water Management will present the opportunities and challenges of the application of solar technologies in small-scale agriculture and water management. The tools developed by FAO and its partners to enhance the use of solar technologies for small-scale agriculture will also be introduced. The forum will bring […]

Med-TSO Mediterranean Project closing conference

10 April 2018 – Brussels, Belgium

Mediterranean Project Closing Conference “Towards a future Secure and Sustainable Electricity Infrastructure in the Mediterranean Region”  Organized by Med-TSO – Hosted by MEP Simona BONAFÈ 10 April 2018   h. 9.00 – 12.00 Registration and Welcome coffee from 8.00 to 8.45 European Parliament, Rue Wiertz 60, Brussel Building: ASP Altiero Spinelli – Room A5E-2  The conference […]

Accelerating the development of renewables on the MV market in Morocco

RES4MED and Pöyry carried out a study to speed up the integration of renewable energy resources on the medium voltage (MV) grid in Morocco. The study aims to identify a successful path towards an effective liberalization of the moroccan electric market and encourage this debate among the stakeholders involved. This study reveals that there is no one-size-fits-all approach for […]