Renewable power capacity addition at 11.5 gw in fiscal 2017, just a shade below 11 gw added under thermal

This report aims to inform discussions on the fourth review of the implementation of the framework for capacity-building in countries with economies in transition established under decision 3/CP.7 at the forty-sixth session of the Subsidiary Body for Implementation.

In West Africa, the government of Liberia and the International Development Association (IDA) signed a $2 million loan agreement in Monrovia on Tuesday.
Loan agreement to boost renewables

The Energy Access Situation Report, 2016 Tanzania Mainland, reveals that solar power is the dominant electricity source in the country’s rural areas.

In Southern Africa, the ZTE Corporation has completed a feasibility study for Zimbabwe Power Company's Insukamini Solar Project.

European solar power developer Scatec Solar has achieved a major milestone in its efforts to expand its footprint in the Egyptian solar market.

Falling tariff is not the only trend that renewable energy is witnessing.

The world is unlikely to meet global climate goals if India carries through with plans to construct nearly 370 coal-fired power plants, new research warns.

Sweden is keen to collaborate with Maharashtra on waste management, smart cities, and renewable energy.

Assurances of timely payments from power distribution companies will push wind power tariffs down further, according to industry watchers.