GOGLA: Solar home systems proves hit in India

A recently released report by GOGLA, the global association for the off-grid solar energy industry, has established the huge positive impact of Solar Home Systems (SHS) on livelihoods in India.
specialised transformers

Specialised transformers supplied to solar PV project in South Africa

In South Africa, Zest WEG’s local manufacturing facility supplied 36 specialised photovoltaic transformers to a solar power plant in the Northern Cape.

5 questions you should ask your off-grid solar panel supplier

The more you know about how your off-grid solar supplier operates and the more they know about your plans the better the job can be done says OPES Solutions.
specialised transformers

Two solar plants to bring power to Ghana’s Upper West Region

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on 4th February cut the sod for the construction of two solar power plants in Kaleo and Lawra, under the 17MW peak solar power project.
Niger

Niger awards French-Indian consortium to build hybrid power plant

Niger, a country with one of the lowest power access rates in Africa, is set to construct a 6MW solar-diesel hybrid power plant.

SARETEC: More wind and solar farms means more jobs

SARETEC Director Naim Rassool is cautiously optimistic about the potential for employment created by IRP2019, aiming to add 1,600MW to the grid.
Utilities

The Innovation Hub: Utilities should be creative

Dr. Rethabile Melamu of Green Economy at The Innovation Hub advises utilities to be creative in providing basic services such energy, water&sanitation.
Off-grid Solar

Mubuga solar plant marks Burundi’s first grid-connected project

Full construction works of the Mubuga solar plant is set to begin imminently after Notice to Proceed was issued to Gigawatt Global.
Solar Mini-grids

Design Engineer – Solar PV Systems

A globally recognised company is looking for a Design Engineer with 2 – 3 years’ experience with expertise in the design of solar PV systems.
open source solar contracts

Now available: Open source solar contracts to simplify transacting

Despite the fall in the cost of PV technology, transaction costs remain high but open source solar contracts are set to make contracting cost-efficient.

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