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ALER and AMER formalize their partnership in May
31 of May 2021
ALER and AMER formalize their partnership in May

ALER and AMER - Mozambican Renewable Energy Association, formalized in May the signing of a Partnership Protocol.

AMER - ALER: A lasting partnership
31 of May 2021
AMER - ALER: A lasting partnership

AMER and ALER have been working together and have achieved numerous accomplishments over the years. This partnership has indeed been beneficial for both associations and our Members. 

1st ALER talk: New Regulatory Framework for Renewable Energy Projects in Angola
28 of May 2021
1st ALER talk: New Regulatory Framework for Renewable Energy Projects in Angola

"New Regulatory Framework for Renewable Energy Projects in Angola" was the theme of the first ALER Talk held on May 27, sponsored by Source Energia, VdA - Vieira de Almeida and IFC - International Finance Corporation. The event had the institutional support of IRSEA - Electricity and Water Services Regulatory Institute.

Briefing and Animations: Renewables in Mozambique 2021 Evaluation Survey
28 of May 2021
Briefing and Animations: Renewables in Mozambique 2021 Evaluation Survey

ALER and AMER, in cooperation with GET.invest Mozambique - funded by the European Union and Germany, and part of the European programme GET.invest, presented the Briefing and animations: Renewables in Mozambique 2021. Now we want to know your opinion!

Launch of the tender for environmental and social impact assessment for Saltinho Hydropower Plant in Guinea-Bissau
28 of May 2021
Launch of the tender for environmental and social impact assessment for Saltinho Hydropower Plant in Guinea-Bissau

The Governments of Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau and Senegal, member countries of the Organization for the Development of the River Gambia (OMVG), received a contribution from the African Development Bank (AfDB) to cover the costs of the OMVG Energy Project.

Electrotechnical Forum of the Order of Engineers of Angola
28 of May 2021
Electrotechnical Forum of the Order of Engineers of Angola

The event took place on 19 and 21 of May. During the second day of the Forum the energy sector in Angola was highlighted and the recording is available online.

Girafa Solar wants to bring electricity to rural communities
28 of May 2021
Girafa Solar wants to bring electricity to rural communities

Girafa Solar is a project of the Carlos Morgado Foundation and the Nykani Mavoko Association, funded by the Irish Embassy in Mozambique, which enables residents of Mangunze, Gaza, to charge their cellphones, as well as use the space to gather, listen to music, news, and discuss district and national issues.

Solar cookers made with cork
28 of May 2021
Solar cookers made with cork

The Suntaste solar cookers, were chosen in 2017 to equip the homes of the Cabiri Village, in Angola, part of the Solar Villages initiative.

Application to host the renewable energy and renewable efficiency center in STP
28 of May 2021
Application to host the renewable energy and renewable efficiency center in STP

The Government of São Tomé and Príncipe through the Directorate General of Natural Resources and Energy (DGRNE) is mobilizing the application process to host the Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency in Central Africa (CEREEAC). This region is the only one in Africa that does not yet have such a center. 

ALER General Assembly and Annual Report
28 of May 2021
ALER General Assembly and Annual Report

The ALER General Assembly took place on April 30th, with the participation of our Members exclusively online, due to the constraints that remain related to Covid-19.