“Open Africa”, a project to visualize the positive impact of sustainable energy on Africa

The photo-book and web-documentary were presented at Minerva Roof Garden in Rome

Open Africa, RES4Africa’s latest project consisting of a photographic book and a web documentary, was presented at Minerva Roof Garden in Rome on 20th June. Developed by RES4Africa with the support of Enel Foundation and in collaboration with Akronos, Open Africa was produced to visually illustrate how access to sustainable energy positively impacts African livelihoods. The reportage presents […]

RES4Med&Africa’s first flagship publication presented during 2018 Annual Conference

First edition captures multi-disciplinary views on scaling renewables for Africa’s sustainable growth

“Unlocking Value from Sustainable Renewable Energy”, RES4Med&Africa’s first flagship publication, was presented during the 2018 Annual Conference, held in Rome on the 22nd of June. This publication, the first of a series of annual features that will focus on specific key priorities and themes about Africa’s sustainable energy future, aims at showing how renewable energy […]

A focus on Tunisia: auction and job creation study now published

          In occasion of RES4MED&Africa’s upcoming conference in Tunis on 27 June 2018 titled “Renewables and infrastructure for the clean energy transition of Tunisia: The Italian journey on the renewable energies: Excellency and Best Practices”, RES4MED is relaunching two reports that respectively focus on auction mechanisms and the job-creation effect of renewable energy […]

2018 edition of Morocco Country Profile launched

From announcing a 52% renewable energy target at COP 21 to launching the first phase of what was at that time the world’s largest CSP plant (580 MW) under Noor Solar Power project in Ouarzazate, Morocco has been making impressive headlines and has positioned itself at the forefront of the renewable energy world. Having no […]

RES4MED published a position paper on the liberalization of the moroccan electric market focusing on MV

RES4MED and Pöyry carried out a study to speed up the integration of renewable energy resources on the medium voltage (MV) grid in Morocco. The study aims to identify a successful path towards an effective liberalization of the moroccan electric market and encourage this debate among the stakeholders involved. This study reveals that there is no one-size-fits-all approach for […]

RES4MED released white paper on innovation in cooperation with IRESEN

“Aggregation platforms for distributed energy resources: enabling the development of decentralized renewable energies in Africa”

RES4MED released a white paper on innovation titled “Aggregation platforms for distributed energy resources: enabling the development of decentralized renewable energies in Africa” which aims to assess the potential of the aggregation platforms for customers and utilities in interconnected rural and peri-urban areas in Africa; as well as analyst the economic potential of a micro-grid monitored by the […]

RES4Africa Ethiopia Program Launch

3-4 October – Ethiopia, Addis Ababa

About the event Addis Ababa, 3-4 October, 2017 – RES4Africa returns to East-Africa to launch its Ethiopia program during a 2-day high-level conference at the Sheraton Hotel in Addis Ababa. Over 350 participants and more than 90 speakers meet for a multi-stakeholder exchange on Ethiopia’s renewable energy transition. The event is organized with the support of […]

RES4MED signs MoU with MEDENER and RCREEE to enhance cooperation on renewable energy and energy efficiency in the Southern-Mediterranean

Rome, 25 July 2017 – During a signature ceremony at the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Rome, RES4MED signed a Memorandum of Understanding with MEDENER and with RCREEE to further enhance cooperation on renewable energy deployment and energy efficiency in the Southern-Mediterranean region. MEDENER Chair, Dario Chello, RCREEE Executive Director, Ahmed Badr, and RES4MED […]

Enerray connects 23.1MW PV project to Jordanian national grid

Global EPC contractor and Saudi renewable energy company Desert Technologies announced Thursday that the 23.1MW Falcon Ma’an solar plant has been connected to the Jordanian national grid. The PV project covers a surface area of 500,000 square metres and is expected to provide 147 million kWh of electricity to the Jordanian national grid ever year […]