60% of Papua New Guinea using off-grid solar
A study by the International Finance Corporation says PNG has one of the highest rates of use of off-grid solar lighting in the developing world.
First large scale solar power plant in Mozambique
Scatec Solar and partners have grid connected and started commercial operation for the 40 MW Mocuba solar power plant in Mozambique.
Off-grid solar market returns to robust growth
The off-grid solar sector has returned to robust growth, reversing a brief dip in sales that was mostly due to localized shocks, according to a new report released by the World Bank Group's Lighting Global program and the Global Off-Grid Lighting Association.
IFC backs Ioxus for Series C funding
Ioxus, a manufacturer of premium performance ultracapacitor technology for use in transportation, industrial and energy applications, today announced the completion of its series C funding with receipt of $21 million from investors.
MSPI to invest US$20 million in G24i
Companies with proven technology are still able to attract significant investment even with concerns over the impact of the credit crunch on the renewables sector.