Two new Micro-Grid Academy sessions coming up in Kenya (May) and Ethiopia (June)

Two new sessions of the Micro-Grid Academy are coming up. The first one will be held on 6-11 May in Nairobi, Kenya. A second on Tour session will follow, taking place  on 17-22 June in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, in parallel with the first RES4Med&Africa Annual Conference in Africa. The theme of both is “Mini-Grids: From Design to […]

Prysmian Group joins RES4Med&Africa

RES4Med&Africa’s Executive Committee, which met on 4 March, approved the joining of Prysmian Group as Supporter Member. Prysmian Group is at the forefront of growth and innovation in the supply of cables to the energy and telecom sectors, ultimately delivering sustainable growth and profit. “We warmly welcome Prysmian Group as our member” stated Roberto Vigotti, […]

REnewAfrica white paper released

RES4Med&Africa, in collaboration with its members led by PwC, released the new white paper “A New Instrument to Foster Large-Scale Renewable Energy Development and Private Investment in Africa”. In this white paper RES4Med&Africa analysed RE financing mechanisms’ best practices and weaknesses, thus stressing the need for a new instrument to support large scale RE plant […]

RES4Med&Africa holds a B2G in Egypt

RES4Med&Africa will hold a B2G workshop in Cairo to accelerate the development of renewables in Egypt on 4 December 2018. Titled “Accelerating the development of renewables in Egypt”, the event gathers representatives from the private sector as well as government, international organizations, IFIs and press, to discuss the role of project finance and how it can […]

Renewable energy investments in the Mediterranean and beyond

Renewable energy investments in the Mediterranean and beyond Jointly organized by ANIE, Elettricità Futura and RES4Med&Africa in cooperation with Assolombarda Milan, November 20th 2018 ANIE | Via Lancetti, 43 Elettricità Futura, the national association of electric companies in Italy, ANIE & ANIE Renewables, the national federation of electrotechnical and electronic companies, and RES4Med&Africa, under the patronage […]

Forum QualEnergia

Forum QualEnergia 2018   27-28 November 2018 Rome, Italy RES4Med&Africa patronizes the 11th edition of Forum QualEnergia, which will be held in Rome on 27-28 November, titled “+1,5 °C: Accelerating the Energy Revolution”. For more information visit the Forum QualEnergia website. To register to the event fill in the registration form.

Key Energy 2018

Key Energy 2018   8 November 2018 Rimini, Italy RES4Med&Africa will host two sessions at Key Energy, the leading fair for renewable energies in the Mediterrean area, on Thursday 8 November. In the morning RES4Med&Africa’s Secretary General Roberto Vigotti will chair the session “Renewables around the world”, which will present scenarios and prospects for the renewable energy […]

RES4Med&Africa signes partnerships with UNECA and African Union

Partnerships include joint collaboration, UNECA’s joining as regional member and a training course with African Union

On the sidelines of the International Energy Agency (IEA) Renewable Industry Advisory Board (RIAB) Special Session “Africa’s Renewable Energy Transition: What Does It Take?”, organised by RES4Med&Africa and the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and held at the Farnesina Palace on 24th October, RES4Med&Africa announced and signed two new important partnerships. Antonio […]

BFP announces the creation of a joint venture in Spain

RES4Med&Africa member BFP and OnRenewables announced the creation of BFP OnRenewables SL, a joint venture company with head office in Marbella, Spain. The joint venture will allow BFP to serve its customers in Spain and Latin America, and OnRenewables to accelerate its footprint expansion. Click to read the press release