Scaling up EU Commitment to Deliver REs Investments in Africa: the EU-Africa Partnership for a Common Green Deal

2nd meeting of renewAfrica signatories

  Seven months after its launch in June 2019, renewAfrica has made great strides. It became a well-defined initiative to scale up European private investments in Africa’s renewable energy potential, and it has also taken shape in a rapidly evolving policy context. The new Commission’s determination to pursue global leadership through the European Green Deal, […]

Session at Key Energy 2019

The internationalisation of the Italian renewables industry in promoting investment in Africa Key Energy, 7th November 2019 On 7th November, RES4Africa held a workshop titled “The internationalisation of the Italian renewables industry in promoting investment in Africa”. Held at Key Energy, the event aimed to showcase projects, experiences, perspectives and success stories of Italian and […]

RES4Africa Session at EXCO

RES4Africa is organizing a conference at EXCO2019, the International Cooperation Expo. The session, titled “The Role of Renewable Energy: Business Empowering”, will take place on Thursday 16 May at Hortensia Room, Pavilion 10 (Fiera di Roma) from 9:30 to 12:00. During the conference we will present our flagship initiatives created to support sustainable development in Africa, with a particular focus on the enabling role of new […]

IEA Renewable Industry Advisory Board (RIAB)

RES4Med&Africa took part of the Annual Meeting of the International Energy Agency (IEA)‘s Renewable Industry Advisory Board (RIAB), which took place in Paris on 2 April 2019. Roberto Vigotti, RES4Med&Africa Secretary General and RIAB Coordinator, coordinated the sessions; the morning was opened by Fatih Birol, IEA Executive Director. This Annual Meeting focused in particular on the […]

FSR Energy Transition Global Forum

RES4Africa was among the stakeholders of the FSR Energy Transition Global Forum, which took place at the Florence School of Regulation in Fiesole on 26-28 March. The four-days event aimed at fostering practice-oriented solutions on key aspects of the world energy transition, providing a platform for multi-stakeholder engagement to facilitate transnational knowledge exchange. Mainly sponsored by […]

RES4Med&Africa holds a business-to-government workshop in Jordan to accelerate the renewable energy transition

Amman, 20 March 2019 – RES4Med&Africa held a business-to-government (B2G) workshop focused on the acceleration of Jordan’s renewable energy transition, investigating the long-term energy strategies and grid solutions for integrating renewable energy systems, for attracting investments and for exploiting the socio-economic benefits of renewables. Jordan has made significant progress to create an enabling environment for renewable […]

ARE Energy Access Investments Forum

On 12-14 March we participated to ARE’s Energy Access Investments Forum in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. We participated as speakers in the panel “Business models for clean energy mini-grids: creating nexi between off-grid renewable energy and productive uses of energy”, and conveyed the following messages: To ensure that electrification has a broader developmental impact in Sub-Saharan Africa, four complementary […]

RES4Med&Africa hosts 1st B2G Workshop in Cape Town

Innovation and sustainability as key boosters for new business opportunities in renewables 11 March 2019 Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel – Cape Town RES4Med&Africa organised a conference on the role of the innovation in the African continent and how innovation can boost the RE sector providing new solutions, business-wise and technological-wise, to foster growth and health […]

RES4Africa holds a business-to-government (B2G) in Ethiopia

RES4Africa holds a business-to-government (B2G) workshop focused on the long-term strategies for integrating renewable energy into the national electric system, attracting investments and exploiting the socio-economic benefits of renewables in Ethiopia. During the event, the results of the study “Integration of variable renewable energy into the national electric system”, carried out by RES4Africa and Enel […]