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Africa’s response to reducing greenhouse gases and preparing for COP26

With COP26 drawing closer, we reflect on current policies, laws and mechanisms of six countries and how they have developed and implemented policies in response to their undertakings under the Paris Agreement.

Over $2m renewable energy project inaugurated in The Gambia

The Vice President of The Gambia, Dr Isatou Touray recently inaugurated the Renewable Energy Potentials in The Gambia (REPGam) project.
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Talking points: The power of a pay-per-use battery sharing model

Mobile Power provides electricity to off-grid customers in sub-Saharan Africa through an innovative business model involving solar-powered pay-per-use battery sharing.

Off-grid solar access solutions for Africa identified in report

A new European Investment Bank and International Solar Alliance study outlines key affordability and investment issues holding back off-grid solar investment. The analysis identifies solutions to transform clean energy and how these could potentially unlock energy access for 120 million households.
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ITFC approves $250 million to support economic sectors in The Gambia

The International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC) a member of the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) Group has signed a new five-year framework agreement that aims at boosting trade development across The Gambia’s agriculture, energy, healthcare, and private sectors.
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$43m grant to strengthen access to energy and water in The Gambia

The grant comes at an important moment in the reform process underway that looks to address the many challenges around access to energy and water.
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The Gambia wins World Bank aid to reform the energy sector

The World Bank has approved a $30 million grant to help The Gambia to improve financial viability and service delivery in the energy and telecom sectors.

JinkoSolar empowers a women led solar project in Gambia

JinkoSolar delivered 501,3kW of high-efficiency modules for the biggest solar hybrid project in Gambia to empower the Medical Research Centre of the Gambia.
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New power plant to feed 18MW into The Gambia national grid

MAN Energy Solutions will supply two of its 9L51/60 engines for a newly built power plant in Brikama, the second-largest city in The Gambia.

The Gambia: European Investment Bank backs €142m clean power initiative

The Gambia is set to be transformed under a new €142 million initiative to harness solar power and supply clean energy across the country, backed by the European Investment Bank (EIB), World Bank and...