German Institution DEG Funds Solar Micro-Grids Development in Nigeria

Investment is picking up in Africa and the developed world seems to be making efforts to ensure that the continent is not bereft of access to green energy. The ace development finance institution of Germany, Deutsche Investitions- und Entwicklungsgesellschaft (DEG), is now funding the USA-based Husk Power Systems with $750,000 to build eight community solar […]

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EBRD Steps-Up Wind Power Generation In Uzbekistan With $520 million Funding

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has announced a fresh deal to support Uzbekistan’s renewable energy through investment in low-carbon technologies to help align the country’s power-sector development with its commitments under the Paris Agreement. EBRD has said that it has arranged two syndicated loans worth $520 million to help construct and put […]

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Avaada Energy to Implement 2 GW Open Access Solar Plants

This renewable arm of Avaada Group has already commissioned more than 1.8 GW of renewable assets in the solar and wind space. Vineet Mittal-promoted Avaada Energy is in the process of implementing 2 GW of open access solar plants in five states i.e. Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Haryana, Karnataka and Orissa. This renewable arm of Avaada […]

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Kenya’s 1st Utility Scale IPP Solar Proj to Kick-off Construction Post Financial Close

Meanwhile, it is expected that the plant will reach commercial operation in mid-2020 as the construction work likely to take around twelve months. With an aim to power Africa’s growth trajectory, Globeleq is mulling to begin the construction of Kenya’s one of the first IPP-owned utility scale solar power plants post the financial close. This 40 […]

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Avaada Energy Secures Rs 1000 Cr Investment From ADB, DEG and FMO

Avaada is targeting an extensive portfolio of 5 GW solar projects across Asia and Africa of which about 2.4 GW capacities are under implementation. Avaada Energy has announced that it has received an investment of Rs 1,000 crore for financing its 2.4 GW solar energy portfolio of the targeted 5 GW capacity in Asia and Africa. The investment has come from Asian Development Bank; DEG, the […]

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