Solar Energy Workshop

Solar power as an alternative renewable source of energy has been debated by experts and stakeholders to be the viable option towards sustainability in power supply owing to the unrelenting epileptic power situations. Globally, efforts are been made at country levels to metamorphose into a green energy era because of the diverse benefits it portends […]

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Bill Gates Launches $1 Billion Clean Energy Investment Fund

Billionaire philanthropist and investor Bill Gates has gathered a group of about 20 like-minded investors, including Silicon Valley venture capitalists John Doerr and Vinod Khosla, former hedge manager John Arnold, Amazon.com CEO Jeff Bezos, Bloomberg LP founder and former New York City mayor Mike Bloomberg, Alibaba founder Jack Ma, and a handful of others to […]

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Creative Ways to Finance Solar and Storage Systems

Solar energy storage systems are not yet widely used. And this lack of popularity can make storage systems difficult to finance. Creative and tactical approaches to financing these systems were the topic of a crowded, overbooked panel discussion with a diverse audience. Speakers offered strategic advice on energy storage financing at the Solar Power Northeast […]

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Africa’s Bright Prospects for 2018: Sustainable Energy for All

In recent years, as the world has focused on the message from African leaders in government, business and civil society that Africa is rising, the price of grid connected renewable energy has plummeted. At the same time, business models for using decentralised renewable technologies have taken off. Add to that financial pledges to help countries […]

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