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

UNIDO, ECREEE and Sao Tomé e Príncipe join efforts to scale-up renewable energy and energy efficiency
17 of July
UNIDO, ECREEE and Sao Tomé e Príncipe join efforts to scale-up renewable energy and energy efficiency

UNIDO, ECREEE and the Government of Sao Tomé e Príncipe agreed on the main pillars of a strategic programme, finance by GEF, to promote rewable energy and energy efficiency in the country.  

The state of Renewable Energy and Energy Access in Portuguese-speaking countries: what do international statistics tell us?
5 of July
The state of Renewable Energy and Energy Access in Portuguese-speaking countries: what do international statistics tell us?

Dear Readers,
One of ALER's main objectives has been the dissemination of relevant and up-to-date information on the state of renewable energies and energy access in Lusophone countries. This was the rationale behind the publication of our Mozambique national renewables status report, which we intend to replicate for the other ALER priority countries, namely the African Portuguese-speaking countries and East Timor.

RECP Trade mission to Mozambique: Business Opportunities for Solar Energy
4 of July
RECP Trade mission to Mozambique: Business Opportunities for Solar Energy

Registration Open for RECP Trade Mission to Mozambique.

Smart Villages “pocket guide” to rural energy & smart villages
29 of June
Smart Villages “pocket guide” to rural energy & smart villages

This Smart Villages “pocket guide” is intended as a quick reference to off-grid technologies, policies, and impacts – including stories of successful village energy projects from across the global south.

Climatescope: The Off-grid Data Hub
29 of June
Climatescope: The Off-grid Data Hub

For the first time, the data hub allows users to discover all of the Climatescope dedicated off-grid sub-indicators. The Climatescope off-grid data viewer offers an overview and comparison of 23 countries, providing electricity prices and fuel prices for each country along with a multitude of indicators.