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ALER is hiring
4 of September 2017
ALER is hiring

ALER is looking for a Technical and Communications Assistant. Check here the job and profile description and if you believe you comply with the requirements please send us your application via this online form (CVs sent by email will not be considered). Applications are open until 17 September.

Business Opportunities for Solar Energy in Mozambique
4 of September 2017
Business Opportunities for Solar Energy in Mozambique

Dear Readers,

The RECP trade missions aim to stimulate the market for renewable energy in Africa by encouraging and supporting private sector engagement. During the RECP Trade Mission to Mozambique, taking place from 23-27 October, you will have the opportunity to establish direct contacts to businesses, government, and institutions in Mozambique interested in the solar energy industry and market. 

Power Africa releases its 2017 annual report
4 of September 2017
Power Africa releases its 2017 annual report

Power Africa, a U.S. Government-led initiative to double access to electricity in sub-Saharan Africa, has released its annual report. The initiative consists of more than 150 public and private sector partners, which have collectively committed more than $54 billion towards achieving Power Africa's goals. It is among the world's largest public-private partnerships in development history.

New Heat Maps Pinpoint Energy Access Challenges
4 of September 2017
New Heat Maps Pinpoint Energy Access Challenges

Using the latest energy data from knowledge their partners, Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL) has launched newly updated ‘heat maps’ on its web site that help identify countries and regions around the world making the most progress – and facing the biggest challenges – on key sustainable energy issues (access to clean cooking, electricity access, energy efficiency and renewable energy).

ALER partners with RACEN
4 of September 2017
ALER partners with RACEN

ALER and the Central Africa Network for Renewables Energies (RACEN) signed recently a MoU to promote cooperation, coordination, and information sharing between both institutions for the promotion of renewables in the Portuguese-speaking countries in Central Africa.

Guinea-Bissau Towards New and Renewable Energies
28 of July 2017
Guinea-Bissau Towards New and Renewable Energies

Dear Readers,

Guinea-Bissau is a country that has experienced and continues to go through very delicate times concerning the supply of modern and sustainable energy services to the population, especially in rural areas. In order to reverse this situation, the country has adopted objectives and strategies aimed at minimizing this scenario by using alternative or clean energy sources.

Off-Grid Energy Roadmap - D-Lab's Energy Assessment Toolkit
27 of July 2017
Off-Grid Energy Roadmap - D-Lab's Energy Assessment Toolkit

Understanding the energy needs and market opportunities in the specific off-grid community or region is the first step in D-Lab's Off-Grid Energy Roadmap

Survey to assess the needs of the renewable energy sector in Mozambique to support the creation of AMER
26 of July 2017
Survey to assess the needs of the renewable energy sector in Mozambique to support the creation of AMER

ALER invite all stakeholders to participate in this survey and to contribute to the creation of AMER - Mozambique Renewable Energy Association.

New IRENA Report: Renewable Energy Statistics 2017
24 of July 2017
New IRENA Report: Renewable Energy Statistics 2017

A new report from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) that sets out to provide comprehensive, reliable data sets on the latest developments in renewable energy.

Mozambique and Angola attend the SADC meeting about energy
24 of July 2017
Mozambique and Angola attend the SADC meeting about energy

The SADC High level Ministerial Resource Mobilisation Workshop and Energy Investment Forum of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) took place on 12-13 July, 2017, in Swaziland, upon the 36th Joint Meeting of SADC Ministers responsible for Energy and Water.