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Onshore Wind, Solar Power Costs To Halve by 2020-IRENA wind energy 1

The report was launched during the eighth IRENA Assembly, which welcomes more than 1,100 representatives of governments from 150 countries.
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Lawmakers Discuss Policies For Global Energy Transformation irena 1

International Renewable Agencys Director-General Adnan Z. Amin in a statement said legislators have a key role to play in enacting and overseeing the laws that govern the energy sector, and in widening the support for renewables.
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Uganda Maintains Nuclear Power Ambitions nuclear weapons 1 1

Muloni said that the Government of Uganda continues to prepare for the introduction of nuclear power as part of the diversification strategy for meeting future electricity needs for social economic development.
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Multi-billion Shilling Solar Park Opens in Tororo solar energy 1

The plant with a capacity of 10 MWp, consists of 32,240 photovoltaic panels distributed over a 14-hectare site. The facility is designed to generate around 16-gigawatt hours GWh of energy annually, catering to the energy needs of more than 35,838 people in the area.
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Battery Costs in Stationary Energy Could Fall, Says IRENA electric cars 1

The cost of battery storage for stationary applications could fall by up to 66 per cent by 2030, according to a new report published this week by the International Renewable Energy Agency IRENA.
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Can Uganda Achieve Universal Electricity Access by 2030? renewable energy 1 4 Top story

Dr Frank Sebbowa, a former Chief Executive Officer, in an interview expressed doubt on Ugandas ability to meet the National Development Plan aspirations. He noted the fact that power generation in the country is likely to double from the current 825 MW to 1757 by 2020.
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Western Uganda to Get Ten Mini Hydro Power Stations renewable energy 1 2 Top story

Henry Jumba, an Electric Engineer with the Company says the project feasibility studies were completed in June 2016. The nine mini hydro stations are expected to produce 0.5MW - 1.5MW of electricity for use in the communities as well as supply to the main electricity grid.
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Survey: Developing Countries Ask For Clean Energy Financing renewable energy 1 Top story

Countries in Africa, Asia and the Caribbean say they are finding difficulties implementing the recommendations of the Paris Climate Change Agreement in 2015 without financial support from the developed world.
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International Renewable Energy Agency Opens Seventh Assembly ministry of energy 1

Over 150 countries gather in global environment of falling renewable energy costs and rising deployment to accelerate global energy transition.
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Kenya hosts Off-Grid Renewables Electricity Conference solar 1

3rd International Off-Grid Renewable Energy Conference opens in Nairobi to drive off-grid deployment worldwide
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Solar Poised to Boom in Africa Says Report solar panels 1

IRENA estimates that with the right enabling policies, Africa could be home to more than 70 gigawatts of solar PV capacity by 2030. The report discusses challenges in policy making and proposes a co-ordinated effort to collect data on the installed costs of solar PV in Africa, across all market segments. Such information will improve the efficiency of policy support and accelerate deployment.
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Global Energy Investments Down by 8% solar energy 1

A new IEA report World Energy Investment 2016 shows the electricity sector leading a broad reorientation of energy investment but warns more is needed to meet climate targets and address energy security concerns.
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Solar Powered Bike Invented boda boda 2 1

The motor cycle is one of the latest innovations by the Chevy Volt, the manufacturer of electric cars. It is already being piloted in India with the manufactures saying the battery life is about forty five years.
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Clean energy attracts more investment, despite price crash in fossil fuel renewable energy 2 2

The rise of the global clean energy industry is now irreversible with latest figures showing a four per cent increase 2015 to reach a record high of close to 330 billion dollars.
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Renewable Energy: New technology capable of producing 1650 MW being introduced

According to Pandey, the technology is fit for relatively higher power needs like between 10,000 watts to 1 megawatt and above, meaning it is suitable for factories, big institutions and urban areas.
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