Tag: solar energy

Greek Mytilineos contemplates investments in solar, battery storage projects in Egypt

March 30, 2023

Mytilineos, a Greece-based industrial conglomerate whose business units are active in the sectors of metallurgy and energy, is planning to inject investment in Egypt in ... Read More

Norwegian company wins $2Mln deal to power 4 poultry plants in Morocco with solar energy

March 28, 2022

Norwegian company “Empower New Energy” has won a $2 million contract to equip four poultry plants of Zalar Holding with solar photovoltaic panels for the ... Read More

Brazilian researchers to benefit from Morocco’s solar energy technology

August 4, 2021

Green Energy Park (GEP), an international research platform and training in solar energy located in the green city of BenGuerir, has inked a deal with ... Read More

Algeria scraps mega solar energy Desertec project

September 1, 2020

Algeria has decided to abandon German Desertec project, one of the world largest solar energy initiative to generate energy from the Sahara desert. “The Desertec ... Read More

Solar Energy: Morocco ready to share its experience with Chad

July 17, 2020

Morocco, which has one of the largest solar parks in the world, is willing to share its expertise and know-how in renewable energy with Chad ... Read More

Angola to install 30,000 solar energy production systems

September 23, 2019

The Angolan government plans to install about 30,000 solar photovoltaic systems in rural areas to produce 600 MW of electricity in the Central African nation. ... Read More

Egypt to lead solar energy projects in 7 African countries

August 14, 2019

Cairo-based Arab Industrialization Organization (AOI), a structure owned by the Egyptian government, has announced a plan to build solar power plants in seven African countries ... Read More

Proparco, EIB, IFC commit €47.5 million for solar energy in Senegal

July 25, 2019

The European Investment Bank and the International Finance Corporation have announced €47.5 million to finance the construction of two photovoltaic solar power plants In Senegal. ... Read More

Uganda: $200 million to boost Solar Power production

January 25, 2019

Uganda’s Xsabo Power Limited, which has constructed a new 24 MW solar power park in conjunction with the Uganda Electricity Transmission Company, said it plans ... Read More

Ghana: oil giant Total on track to lead in renewables

January 24, 2019

Total Petroleum Ghana Ltd., a locally listed oil marketing company, has opened its third solar-powered station in Ghana as part of its commitment to develop ... Read More