Tag: renewables

Middle East Policy Council underscores Morocco’s renewable energy headway

June 4, 2021

The Middle East Policy Council zoomed on Morocco’s leadership in renewable energies, highlighting the country’s steady march to meet its ambitious goal of generating 52% ... Read More

US hails King Mohammed VI’s bold leadership making of Morocco a world leader in renewable energies

April 1, 2021

The US State Department hailed Wednesday the "bold leadership" of King Mohamed VI, making of Morocco a "world leader" in investing in renewable energy and ... Read More

Noor Ouarzazate Solar Plant supplies electricity to nearly 2 Mln Moroccans, Minister Says

February 24, 2021

The Noor Ouarzazate solar power plant supplies nearly two million Moroccans with electricity and prevents the emission of nearly one million ton of greenhouse gas ... Read More

Morocco aims to reduce energy consumption by 20%

December 7, 2020

Morocco said it targets a reduction of 20% in its energy consumption by 2030 in tandem with a plan to generate 52% of its electricity ... Read More

Morocco poised to develop sea currents energy

November 11, 2020

Morocco is about to draw a roadmap for the exploration of marine current energy, announced the Minister of Energy. A specialized commission, including representatives of ... Read More

African Union, IRENA to advance renewables in response to COVID-19

April 17, 2020

The African Union Commission (AUC) and the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) have agreed to work closely to advance renewable energy across the continent to ... Read More

Nexans Maroc to Set up 2.5 MW Photovoltaic Rooftop at its Mohammedia Plant

February 1, 2020

Nexans Maroc and ENGIE Services Maroc recently signed a 15-year contract for the design, construction, supply, upkeep and maintenance of a photovoltaic rooftop plant with ... Read More

Double the Share of Renewables in the ‘Decade of Action’ to Achieve Energy Transition Objectives – IRENA

January 13, 2020

The share of renewables in global power should more than double by 2030 to advance the global energy transformation, achieve sustainable development goals and a ... Read More

Tendrara gas wells to cover 30% of Morocco’s needs- Minister

December 17, 2019

The recently found gas in Tendrara in eastern Morocco would cover up to 30% of Morocco’s gas needs, said Energy Minister Abdelaziz Rebbah. Currently 13 ... Read More

CNN zooms on Id Mjahdi, Africa’s first solar-powered village

December 15, 2019

On Morocco’s Atlantic coast lies Id Mjahdi a small village near the coastal city of Essaouira that secures all its energy needs from solar-energy, the ... Read More