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06 07 2021

Modern energy solutions by women for women in Kenia

In Kenya, 90% of households lack access to modern energy and clean cooking services. Women in rural areas, who heavily rely on traditional sources of…

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30 06 2021

Decarbonising St. Vincent while minimising land use

 
The scarcity of open land spaces is characteristic for small Caribbean island states like St. Vincent. Using industrial buildings minimises lan…

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28 06 2021

European LIFE subsidy for climate and nature to open soon

Probably mid-July, companies and organizations will be able to submit a subsidy application for the European LIFE subsidy for climate and nature prog…

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11 05 2021

Coega Biomass Centre will produce top-quality pellets

Test results indicate that Coega Biomass Centre (CBC), located in Port Elizabeth South Africa, is primed to produce first-rate pellets from biomass re…

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10 05 2021

Lidl’s commitment to sustainable packaging

 
Lidl is strongly committed to sustainability. In addition to the major steps they are making in making their assortment more sustainable, Lidl …

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05 05 2021

Cooperation increases biomass opportunities in South Africa

The cooperation between Dutch and South African companies and organisations has had a demonstrably positive effect on biomass business opportunities …

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19 04 2021

One step closer to producer responsibility for floor coverings

Manufacturers and importers of floor coverings recognize the added value of extended producer responsibility (EPR) for floor coverings. As long as th…

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16 04 2021

New application round GET.invest Finance Catalyst

Get.invest Finance Catalyst has opened a new application round. Seeking free support in getting your clean energy project in Sub Sahara Africa or Carr…

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29 03 2021

Design for goodbye to smart phones

If we want to bring the circular economy closer, we will also have to deal with old mobile phones in a different way. Nowadays, designers of circular…

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10 03 2021

Powering up off-grid homes in Mozambique and Malawi

SolarWorks! offers solar home systems and energy services on a pay-as-you-go basis to customers in Mozambique and Malawi. Today, SolarWorks! supplie…

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05 03 2021

Circular business models spearhead EIT RawMaterials BoosterCall

Start-ups or SMEs that offer innovative products or services for the raw materials sector can apply for the EIT RawMaterials BoosterCall. This start-u…

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03 03 2021

Clean Cooking for thousands of Rwandan households 

Geni Green Solutions is a producer and last mile distributor for improved cook stoves and cooking fuel, offering locally-manufactured solutions for R…

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24 02 2021

82 MW solar project for Guinea

CleanPower Generation develops renewable energy solutions for sub-Saharan Africa. The German company is currently working on an 82 MW solar project …

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15 02 2021

Bringing off-grid power to rural fishers and farmers in Tanzania

In East Africa, where agriculture is a main contributor to the economy’s GDP, climate change-induced drought and unpredictable weather patterns have…

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04 02 2021

Call for small-scale renewable energy project in developing countries

EKOenergy is looking for 4-8 renewable energy projects in developing countries. Organizations are invited to submit project proposals of  €15,000- …

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03 02 2021

Reaching last-mile communities in Cameroon with tailored solar solutions

In Cameroon, four in five households are not connected to the national grid.  Clean energy developer upOwa is working to narrow this energy access ga…

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01 02 2021

Business case torrefaction for black pellet production investigated

In order to start producing black pellets, Partners for Innovation and Yilkins investigate the business case for an investment in torrefaction equipm…

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27 01 2021

Irrigating Sudan’s alfalfa fields with solar power

In Sudan, local corporation Haggar, Dutch solar developer Photon Energy and Swiss Energy Vault are developing a captive solar PV transaction with a g…

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13 01 2021

Pit Pure Power recognized as sustainable start-up boutique advisory 2020

Established by Daphne Pit, Pit Pure Power is an internationally focused advisory boutique aiming to accelerate the transition towards a more sustaina…

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21 12 2020

Listen to Sub-Sahara African solar success stories

This Christmas holiday, take some time to listen to the interesting stories of Solar Companies in Sub-Saharan Africa.  In cooperation with GET.inves…

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18 12 2020

Watch Masterclass Biomass Opportunities in South Africa

During the African Utility Week, the Dutch embassy hosted an online masterclass ‘Biomass opportunities in South Africa’ on November 25 , 2020. Th…

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09 12 2020

Call for clean energy projects in Africa

The Portuguese Utility Company Energias de Portugal (EDP) has opened a new call for its Access to Energy (A2E) Fund Program. The main objective of th…

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27 11 2020

Biomass beneficiation has huge potential for South Africa

In an exclusive interview in Africa’s Power Journal ESI Africa, Emiel Hanekamp shares his insights on the new ‘Coega Biomass Centre’ and th…

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23 11 2020

Restarting the Largest Wood Pellet Export Plant in Africa

Biomass processing and wood pelletisation plant for cleaner energy to be refurbished and recommissioned in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. Hive Energy…

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06 07 2021

Modern energy solutions by women for women in Kenia

In Kenya, 90% of households lack access to modern energy and clean cooking services. Women in rural areas, who heavily rely on traditional sources of…

Read more
30 06 2021

Decarbonising St. Vincent while minimising land use

 
The scarcity of open land spaces is characteristic for small Caribbean island states like St. Vincent. Using industrial buildings minimises lan…

Read more
28 06 2021

European LIFE subsidy for climate and nature to open soon

Probably mid-July, companies and organizations will be able to submit a subsidy application for the European LIFE subsidy for climate and nature prog…

Read more
11 05 2021

Coega Biomass Centre will produce top-quality pellets

Test results indicate that Coega Biomass Centre (CBC), located in Port Elizabeth South Africa, is primed to produce first-rate pellets from biomass re…

Read more
10 05 2021

Lidl’s commitment to sustainable packaging

 
Lidl is strongly committed to sustainability. In addition to the major steps they are making in making their assortment more sustainable, Lidl …

Read more
05 05 2021

Cooperation increases biomass opportunities in South Africa

The cooperation between Dutch and South African companies and organisations has had a demonstrably positive effect on biomass business opportunities …

Read more
19 04 2021

One step closer to producer responsibility for floor coverings

Manufacturers and importers of floor coverings recognize the added value of extended producer responsibility (EPR) for floor coverings. As long as th…

Read more
16 04 2021

New application round GET.invest Finance Catalyst

Get.invest Finance Catalyst has opened a new application round. Seeking free support in getting your clean energy project in Sub Sahara Africa or Carr…

Read more
29 03 2021

Design for goodbye to smart phones

If we want to bring the circular economy closer, we will also have to deal with old mobile phones in a different way. Nowadays, designers of circular…

Read more
10 03 2021

Powering up off-grid homes in Mozambique and Malawi

SolarWorks! offers solar home systems and energy services on a pay-as-you-go basis to customers in Mozambique and Malawi. Today, SolarWorks! supplie…

Read more
05 03 2021

Circular business models spearhead EIT RawMaterials BoosterCall

Start-ups or SMEs that offer innovative products or services for the raw materials sector can apply for the EIT RawMaterials BoosterCall. This start-u…

Read more
03 03 2021

Clean Cooking for thousands of Rwandan households 

Geni Green Solutions is a producer and last mile distributor for improved cook stoves and cooking fuel, offering locally-manufactured solutions for R…

Read more
24 02 2021

82 MW solar project for Guinea

CleanPower Generation develops renewable energy solutions for sub-Saharan Africa. The German company is currently working on an 82 MW solar project …

Read more
15 02 2021

Bringing off-grid power to rural fishers and farmers in Tanzania

In East Africa, where agriculture is a main contributor to the economy’s GDP, climate change-induced drought and unpredictable weather patterns have…

Read more
04 02 2021

Call for small-scale renewable energy project in developing countries

EKOenergy is looking for 4-8 renewable energy projects in developing countries. Organizations are invited to submit project proposals of  €15,000- …

Read more
03 02 2021

Reaching last-mile communities in Cameroon with tailored solar solutions

In Cameroon, four in five households are not connected to the national grid.  Clean energy developer upOwa is working to narrow this energy access ga…

Read more
01 02 2021

Business case torrefaction for black pellet production investigated

In order to start producing black pellets, Partners for Innovation and Yilkins investigate the business case for an investment in torrefaction equipm…

Read more
27 01 2021

Irrigating Sudan’s alfalfa fields with solar power

In Sudan, local corporation Haggar, Dutch solar developer Photon Energy and Swiss Energy Vault are developing a captive solar PV transaction with a g…

Read more
13 01 2021

Pit Pure Power recognized as sustainable start-up boutique advisory 2020

Established by Daphne Pit, Pit Pure Power is an internationally focused advisory boutique aiming to accelerate the transition towards a more sustaina…

Read more
21 12 2020

Listen to Sub-Sahara African solar success stories

This Christmas holiday, take some time to listen to the interesting stories of Solar Companies in Sub-Saharan Africa.  In cooperation with GET.inves…

Read more
18 12 2020

Watch Masterclass Biomass Opportunities in South Africa

During the African Utility Week, the Dutch embassy hosted an online masterclass ‘Biomass opportunities in South Africa’ on November 25 , 2020. Th…

Read more
09 12 2020

Call for clean energy projects in Africa

The Portuguese Utility Company Energias de Portugal (EDP) has opened a new call for its Access to Energy (A2E) Fund Program. The main objective of th…

Read more
27 11 2020

Biomass beneficiation has huge potential for South Africa

In an exclusive interview in Africa’s Power Journal ESI Africa, Emiel Hanekamp shares his insights on the new ‘Coega Biomass Centre’ and th…

Read more
23 11 2020

Restarting the Largest Wood Pellet Export Plant in Africa

Biomass processing and wood pelletisation plant for cleaner energy to be refurbished and recommissioned in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. Hive Energy…

Read more