middle east & africa

ABB bags 102 MW inverter order from Jordan

ABB, the Switzerland-headquartered power electronics company, announced it was selected to provide inverters for two PV projects totaling 102 MW ..

Italy’s CESI helps Bahrain implement solar program

Bahrain’s Minster of Electricity and Water Affairs, Abdul-Hussain Ali Mirza, has announced that Italy’s consulting and engineering company SECI was ..

New World Bank Program Explores CSP Potential in Middle East and North Africa

More than 100 senior energy officials from 7 MENA countries have gathered in Ouarzazate, Morocco for the first session of ..

Philips in traceable renewable energy first in Dubai

Philips Lighting is purchasing "traceable renewable electricity" from the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority's Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar ..

IFC Supports Mozambique’s First Utility Scale Solar Power Plant to Address Energy Gaps

Maputo, Mozambique, June 7, 2017 — IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, today announced a landmark financing package ..

SolarWorld Provides 1.2 MW of Solar Panels for Huge Refugee Water Project in Tanzania

SolarWorld Americas Inc., the largest U.S. crystalline-silicon solar manufacturer for more than 42 years, is providing 1.2 megawatts of high-performance ..

Ellomay Capital Announces its Entry into the Israeli Photovoltaic Market

Ellomay Capital Ltd. (NYSE MKT; TASE: ELLO) (“Ellomay” or the “Company”) an emerging operator in the renewable energy and energy ..

African Oil Trader Taleveras Takes First Step Into Biofuels

Taleveras Group, the African oil trading company, is making its first moves into renewable energy by setting up a joint ..

Lack of power lines delays sub-Saharan Africa’s biggest wind farm

Copenhagen: The biggest wind farm in sub-Saharan Africa is ready for launch but will remain idle until next year as ..

IFC plans to back Shapoorji Pallonji arm’s solar plant in Egypt

International Finance Corporation (IFC), the private-sector investment arm of the World Bank, is looking to invest in a 50 megawatt ..