Lighting Mumbi’s Dream – The Burden of Poor Quality Solar Products

In Africa, the burden of sub-standard quality solar products falls on unsuspecting consumers. They invest their hard earned income into solutions that are meant to improve the quality of life for their families, only to find that the product provides service for a short time. ACE TAF is working with governments, development partners and the […]

Importation Guidelines For Solar PV Products and Systems in Kenya 2019
Enhancing the Stand-Alone Solar (SAS) Market in Africa

During its inception period, between December 2018 and May 2019, the ACE TAF program carried out 6 Quick Win activities. These activities were chosen after stakeholder consultation was undertaken with a range of off-grid sector experts to identify potentially low-hanging enabling environment activities that could be started immediately, were likely to be able to achieve […]

Refreshing the Energy Compact in Sierra Leone

During the last 4 months (February to June 2019), the Africa Clean Energy Technical Advisory Facility (ACE TAF), identified  a few areas of support to the new Energy Ministry in Sierra Leone. The activity involved reactivating the Off-Grid working group – a platform for off-grid stakeholders that will coordinate and synchronise all off-grid efforts towards achieving energy […]

ACE-TAF Nigeria Launch
Supporting Rural Electrification in Nigeria

The United Kingdom has set up another funding window to improve electricity access to Nigerians and 14 other African countries, especially vulnerable rural communities and marginalised groups, using clean off-grid solar electricity. Expected to last for the next four years and funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID), the programme – Africa Clean […]

Programme Launch at the Africa Energy Market Place (AEMP) to support Off-grid solutions

The Africa Clean Energy Technical Assistance Facility (ACE-TAF) launched its programme in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, on 25-26 June, at the 3rd Round of the Africa Energy Market Place (AEMP). The AEMP is an African Development Bank’s energy sector platform involving country governments, private sector and development partners to review and fast-track priority transactions capable of […]

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