Prysmian Group joins RES4Med&Africa

RES4Med&Africa’s Executive Committee, which met on 4 March, approved the joining of Prysmian Group as Supporter Member. Prysmian Group is at the forefront of growth and innovation in the supply of cables to the energy and telecom sectors, ultimately delivering sustainable growth and profit. “We warmly welcome Prysmian Group as our member” stated Roberto Vigotti, […]

Enel Foundation launches Open Africa Power 2019 in Ethiopia

Enel Foundation‘s 2019 Open Africa Power edition is launched today in Ethiopia. Open Africa Power is an education program dedicated to high profile African graduates interested in developing a holistic know-how on electricity to work in private or public sector towards the sustainable electrification of Africa. Click here to read more.

The fifth Micro-Grid Academy training session begins today in Nairobi

The fifth training session of the Micro-Grid Academy, the RES4Africa project developed in collaboration with Kenya Power Lighting Company (KPLC), AVSI Foundation, Strathmore University and the St. Kizito VTI technical training center and with the support of Enel Foundation, begins today in Nairobi, Kenya. The objective of the course, which is free for participants, is […]

The Micro-Grid Academy now has a e-learning platform

An agreement with LEDsafari will enable students to follow online courses

Micro-Grid Academy (MGA) students now have an e-learning platform to use thanks to the agreement between RES4Med&Africa and LEDsafari. The Micro-Grid Academy is a regional capacity building platform that provides theoretical and practical training on access to energy and decentralized renewable energy solutions to young East-African and international technicians, entrepreneurs and engineers. Launched at the […]

RES4Med&Africa and UN Environment sign a Memorandum of Understanding to jointly develop capacity building and water-energy-food nexus initiatives

On 14 December RES4Med&Africa and UN Environment signed a Memorandum of Understanding to institutionalise their ongoing collaboration. RES4Med&Africa and UN Environment’s collaboration began in April with the second Micro-Grid Academy training, a regional capacity building platform that provides theoretical and practical training on access to energy and decentralised renewable energy solutions to young East-African and […]

RES4Med&Africa holds a B2G workshop in Cairo to accelerate the development of renewables in Egypt

RES4Med&Africa holds a high-level business to government (B2G) workshop in Egypt titled “Accelerating the development of renewables in Egypt”. The event, which sees the participation of 80 people from the private sector as well as government representatives, international organizations, IFIs and press, aims at discussing the role of project finance and how it can secure […]

RES4Med&Africa holds a B2G in Egypt

RES4Med&Africa will hold a B2G workshop in Cairo to accelerate the development of renewables in Egypt on 4 December 2018. Titled “Accelerating the development of renewables in Egypt”, the event gathers representatives from the private sector as well as government, international organizations, IFIs and press, to discuss the role of project finance and how it can […]

RES4Africa supports Zambia’s renewable energy transition officially launching its programme in a two-days conference

RES4Africa launches its program in Zambia during a two-day regional conference titled “Enhancing non-programmable renewable energy transition in Zambia”, which is held in Lusaka on 27-28 November. Organised in collaboration with many partners, the conference gathers more than 250 participants from international and African stakeholders such as government representatives, international organizations, private sector actors, IFI’s, […]

Renewable energy investments in the Mediterranean and beyond

Renewable energy investments in the Mediterranean and beyond Jointly organized by ANIE, Elettricità Futura and RES4Med&Africa in cooperation with Assolombarda Milan, November 20th 2018 ANIE | Via Lancetti, 43 Elettricità Futura, the national association of electric companies in Italy, ANIE & ANIE Renewables, the national federation of electrotechnical and electronic companies, and RES4Med&Africa, under the patronage […]