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Investor Q&A with Michael Gera, EAV Africa

Investor Q&A with Michael Gera, EAV Africa

In our latest investor Q&A, GOGLA speaks with Michael Gera of Energy Access Ventures Africa. With a team that has substantial investment and operating experience, EAV bring a hands-on approach with their portfolio companies. Michael brings EAV’s portfolio companies several years of venture investing along with operating experience – most of it on the ground in Africa.

Liberia inks a MoU with Gigawatt Global

Liberia inks a MoU with Gigawatt Global

Liberia seals a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Gigawatt Global Cooperatief U.A for the financing and construction of a 10MW solar PV power plant in Monrovia.

South Africa’s changing energy landscape

South Africa’s changing energy landscape

South Africa shows how quick an energy transition can be. In four years, with coal and nuclear power stations on hold, South Africa’s renewable energy program has nearly 100 plants in development. Leonie Joubert takes an in-depth look.

Zimbabwe signs solar milling plants deal

Zimbabwe signs solar milling plants deal

Chinese Construction Company, Shandong Dejian, has stated that it intends to develop solar milling plants that is to benefit Zimbabwean agrarian businesses.

Top 50 African solar PV projects under development

Top 50 African solar PV projects under development

In preparation for Unlocking Solar Capital Africa, Solarplaza has created an overview of the largest plants under development on the African continent, including a Top 10 of projects under construction and a a Top 40 of announced plants.