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We've gathered local experts from around the continent to provide the latest and most reliable data on renewable energy in Africa.

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Can Africa Green Bonds be the future of funding? Climate Bonds Initiative Expert tells...

The Bond Market and especially the African Green Bond Market is a topic that is attracting a lot attention and also lots of...
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How to invest with confidence in Africa? A discussion with AIIM Trailblazing Head of...

At the AEF 2019, we had great conversations with leaders of the industry, talking to Samaila Zubairu from AFC, Ricardo Machado from...
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Africa Infrastructure Investments and Trade – AEF 2019 CEO Interview: Samaila Zubairu from AFC

In this Interview, RiA has been talking to Mr. Samaila Zubairu, CEO of Africa Finance Corporation

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I'm a Father, a Husband, an Engineer, and above all...Your good Renewables Conscience:-) My mission, simple: To boost your Technical Awareness of Renewable Energy!!

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On-Grid vs Off-Grid: What is the difference?

Quick Summary In this article, Rachel Sekibo, a Southampton University Student and Tony Tiyou are revisiting the concept...
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How does a Green Mini-grid work?

Quick Summary: In this article, we are talking about Green Mini-grids in Africa. Find below the main talking points: What is a mini-grid? What are...


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Interview with Olivier Drücke: Solar is changing the game in Africa

Quick Summary In this article, RiA is very honoured to interview a key individual in charge of german initiatives in Africa. Olivier Drücke works as independent...
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Bino And Fino: The Hit Cartoon That Makes You Love Renewables And African Culture

Black Panther and Wakanda made adults dream, Bino and Fino make kids smarter. How? The popular cartoon made in Nigeria combines education and entertainment...


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Catching up with Terje, the prolific EMPOWER CEO who is funding Small and Medium-scale...

We first met Terje during the Solar Finance Conference in London about 2 years ago and spoke about the fund he was...
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From Africa to Africa, meet Aenergy Exceptional Founder and CEO:Ricardo Machado

Following the great interview we had with Samaila Zubairu, CEO of African Finance Corporation, we are continuing this week with another...

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