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Tanzanian Solar News

Renewable energy funding mechanism founded by government

The Tanzanian government started up a funding mechanism named the Renewable Energy Project Development Facility (REPDF). The facility will fall...
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Contract signed for building Stiegler’s Gorge dam

The Tanzanian and Egyptian government have signed a contract for building the hydroelectric Stiegler's Gorge dam in the Selous Game...
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Over 32 million to electrify 145,500 households in Tanzania

On December 10th, 2018, FMO and Symbiotics announced a $32.5 million solar investment for a Tanzanian project by ZOLA Electric....
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Increased amount of solar panels sold in first 6 months of 2018

In the Global Off-Grid Solar Market Report by The World Bank andĀ GOGLA, a modest increase for the off-grid solar market...
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Wood Mackenzie report: In less than 20 years, renewable energy will be the norm

By 2035, 20% of the power needs will be provided by renewable energy, namely solar and wind, states the Wood...
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Electricity access for 600 million people in sub-Saharan countries by the means of solar plus storage

According to a study done by the University of California (Berkeley, USA), the option of decentralized solar-plus-storage will give 600...
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Sustainable Energy Transformation to Tackle Climate Change: A Large Role for Solar

IRENA, the International Renewable Energy Agency, has released an article which highlights the potential of renewable energy sources to tackle...
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44 billion for renewable energy in Africa by Afrik21

The European Union will invest 44 billion euros into the development of renewable energy in Africa, posts Afrik21. Right now,...
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Renewable energy to be the cheapest source of energy

PV Magazine says the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) shows renewable energy to be the cheapest source. This...
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Upcoming Solar Events

Are you interested in visiting conferences and other events that cover the potential and use of solar power? Below, you...
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Investors in renewable energy needed in Tanzania

The Tanzania Electric Supply Company (Tanesco) is seeking seeking private investors in renewable energy, mainly solar and wind energy. Above...
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SolarPlaza Report: Africa Solar Impact Cases

Report: Africa Solar Impact Cases by SolarPlaza Want to know more about off-grid, microgrid, mini-grid and utility scale solar segments...
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Off-Grid Solar Report by GOGLA: Powering Opportunity, The Economic Impact

GOGLA, the global association for the solar industry, has published a report on the economic impact of solar in the...
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