Key Energy Access Partners Launch CORE at COP26 to Address Skills Gap in the Sector

5 November 2021 – ARE, ICA, IRENA, SEforALL, UNEP and UNIDO have launched the Cornerstone of Rural Electrification Initiative (CORE) to address the immense capacity building and technical assistance needs to support the development of DRE systems as a means to achieve the SDGs.

Increasing local communities’ resiliency and empowering women

The long-term sustainability of DRE systems in peri-urban and rural communities is intrinsically linked to economic development through productive uses of electricity. Productive uses of electricity are agricultural, commercial and industrial activities, powered by renewable energy sources, which generate income for local communities. Increasing productive uses of electricity creates a win-win scenario for DRE companies, […]