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Lusophone Compact already signed by Cape Verde, Angola and Guinea Bissau
31 of July 2019
Lusophone Compact already signed by Cape Verde, Angola and Guinea Bissau

In July, Cape Verde, Angola and Guinea Bissau joint the Lusophone Compact, an MoU signed by Portugal and AfDB in November 2018, with the aim to foster the development of the private sector in the African Portuguese Speaking Countries (PALOP) in several areas, including renewable energies.

Mini-grids training workshop and launch of new funds for Mozambique
31 of July 2019
Mini-grids training workshop and launch of new funds for Mozambique

In July took place  in Maputo, green mini-grids training workshop: data collection and productive use in mini-grid development. Also were launch  funding initiatives for Mozambique aimed to support the private sector, namely  BRILHO Program, Energy Africa Mozambique and the Fund for sustainable access to renewables (FASER).

Recapping the SEforALL Charrettes
31 of July 2019
Recapping the SEforALL Charrettes

From 18thto 20thof June SEforALL Charrettes happened in Amsterdam, with the purpose of generate new ideas for achieving Sustainable Development Goal 7 (SDG 7 ) for access to clean, affordable, reliable and sustainable energy for all by 2030.

International Conference on Solar Technologies and Hybrid Mini-Grids 2020
31 of July 2019
International Conference on Solar Technologies and Hybrid Mini-Grids 2020

ALER is partner of the 3rdInternational Conference on Solar Technologies and Hybrid Mini-Grids that will be held at Universitat de les Illes Baleares, in Palma, Spain, from 1-3 April 2020, and it’s organized by EnDev, KIT, GIZ, REPIC, Siemens Stiftung, SNV e WISE.

ALER welcomes the new Members!
31 of July 2019
ALER welcomes the new Members!

ALER is delighted to welcome the latest Members: Saigrene, Source Energia, Resul Angola, FRES e LNEG.

AMER website launched!
31 of July 2019
AMER website launched!

We are very pleased to announced that AMER website was launched! The website has been developed and launched in close cooperation with ALER and GET.invest’s predecessor RECP.

Become a Sponsor of the São Tome and Principe Report!
31 of July 2019
Become a Sponsor of the São Tome and Principe Report!

We invite all interested parties to be sponsors of the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Situation Report in Sao Tome and Principe and take advantage of its widespread distribution to increase your visibility in the international renewable energy sector.

Renewable capacity auction in Portugal
28 of June 2019
Renewable capacity auction in Portugal

The Government of Portugal has launched a tender for 1,400 MW of injection capacity in the Public Service Electricity Network for solar power plants, through an electronic auction system

New Renewables 2019 Global Status Report
28 of June 2019
New Renewables 2019 Global Status Report

Renewables now supply more than a quarter (26%) of global electricity production but current trends in the sector show that bolder policy decisions are needed across all end-use sectors to make our energy systems sustainable.

Socio-economic gains of the renewable energy sector
28 of June 2019
Socio-economic gains of the renewable energy sector

Renewable power is the cheapest source of electricity in many parts of the world and eleven million people were employed in renewable energy worldwide in 2018.