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Africa Poised for Rapid Renewable Energy Growth

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Africa has the potential and the ability to fuel the majority of its future growth with renewable energy, according to a new report from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA).

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African countries are experiencing some of the world’s

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Global Atlas Launched to Help Countries Assess their Renewable Energy Potential

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The world’s first open-access Global Atlas of renewable energy resources has attracted a surge of new interest since going live yesterday – with 37 countries having joined the initiative to date.

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The Global Atlas contains high quality resource maps on

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Finance Needed for Large and Small Renewable Energy Projects in Africa

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Africa needs ambitious financing for renewable energy projects of all sizes in order to stimulate investment, maintain rapid economic growth and provide universal energy access around the continent, according to the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA).

Frank Wouters, IRENA’s

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