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The pay-as-you-go solar company M-Kopa has electrified homes in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. It now boasts 300,000 customers, equating to 1 in 20 households in Kenya alone.
After winning a Zayed Future Energy Prize award last year, Liter of Light has moved beyond simple water-bottle solar lights and launched new programs, including one that trains citizens how to make solar-powered street lights.
The Abu Dhabi Fund for Development is financing clean energy projects in Antigua and Barbuda, Burkina Faso, Cabo Verde, and Senegal, which together will receive low-interest loans totaling US$46 million.
The fact that the COP21 climate talks in Paris ended up with an agreement is a turning point well worth celebrating, though much work remains to be done.
Solar power is playing a central part in Uruguay's clean energy transformation.
SunEdison had a market cap of almost $10 billion three months ago, but investors became nervous and now the firm has started layoffs and restructuring.
Signed by Gov. Jerry Brown during a ceremony this week, Senate Bill 350 mandates that California produce 50% of its electricity from renewables by 2030.
Sweden’s Prime Minister Stefan Löfven recently declared that his nation of 10 million people would become one of the first fossil-free nations on earth.
Clean energy, particularly solar panels, offer schools more than just a great way to reduce unnecessary costs.
As you can see in recent months I have not been posting much, and that has been because I had returned to Abu Dhabi to work on some projects again for Masdar.
Oman, along with the rest of the Middle East, scores more than its fair share of sun, but solar power is still at its nascent stage in this country.
Ikea announced it is ratcheting up its climate change pledge to the tune of €1 billion ($1.1 billion) in new projects worldwide.