Entries by Solar Business Hub

World record total of $286 billion invested in renewables in 2015, says UNEP’s report

“Global Trends in Renewable Energy Investment 2016“, the 10th edition of UNEP’s annual report, launched today by the  Frankfurt School-UNEP Collaborating Centre for Climate & Sustainable Energy Finance and Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF), says the annual global investment in new renewables capacity, at $266 billion, was more than double the estimated $130 billion invested in coal […]

Solar Finance Solutions Africa to bridge funding gap for solar and energy storage projects in Sub-Saharan Africa

Solarplaza’s Africa-featuring event series returns for the sixth time to help Africa get one step closer to viable generation and consumption of sustainable energies. Project manager for the Africa-EU Renewable Energy Cooperation Programme (RECP), Ina de Visser, recently said in an interview with global events organizer  Solarplaza, that project developers in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) states are confronted by […]