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Yellow, an African PayGo Solar Startup Secures $14m to scale in Africa

Yellow, an asset financier for solar energy and digital devices in Africa, has raised $14 million in series B funding

Daystar Power
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Shell Acquires West African Hybrid Solar Power Solutions Provider, Daystar Power

Daystar Power, a West African provider of hybrid solar power solutions, has announced its acquisition by Shell. Shell will acquire

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STANBIC IBTC BANK Rebuts Ascon Oil Story

The attention of Stanbic IBTC Bank PLC (“the Bank”) has been drawn to a publication by various online media, which

Energy Hackathon

Win N7 Million in Lagos Smart Meter Hackathon 2020

Despite significant investment and resolutions around power generation and distribution, over 60% of users in Lagos are estimated to still

Energy Investment Renewable Energy

Renewable Energy Startup, Rensource Secures $20m to Save Nigerians From Bane of Generators

Rensource, a Nigerian renewable energy startup has secured a $20 million Series A investment to reduce Nigeria’s heavy reliance or

Shell Foundation
Africa Energy Funding

This New $120m Shell Foundation & FMO Fund Aims to Support African Energy Startups

Shell Foundation, a UK-registered charity, in partnership with FMO, the Dutch entrepreneurial development bank, has launched a US$120 million Energy

DOEN Land Restoration Prize
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Seedstars Announces Selected Startup Finalists For DOEN Land Restoration Prize

Seedstars has officially announced the finalists of its first Land Restoration Prize, launched in August in cooperation with the DOEN

PEG Africa
Energy Renewable Energy SMEs

PEG Africa Expands Solar Energy Services to Mali

PEG Africa, a West Africa-based pay-as-you-go (PAYG) solar company, has disclosed that it has expanded to Mali following a profitable

Energy Investment Renewable Energy

Africa-focused Renewable Energy Provider, PowerGen Secures Undisclosed Series B Funding

PowerGen, an African renewable and microgrid provider, has signed a Series B investment with funding from Shell’s New Energies business,

Yange Henry
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Interview: Yange Henry Talks About His Electric Generator

Nigeria has a huge power deficit. Despite having 23 power generating plants connected to the national grid with the capacity to generate 11,165.4