The Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE)
The Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE) is an international business association with the aim to promote a sustainable decentralised renewable energy industry for the 21st century, activating markets for affordable energy services, and creating local jobs and inclusive economies. ARE enables improved energy access through business development support for its Membership along the whole value chain for off-grid technologies.
GOGLA is the voice of the off-grid solar lighting and electrification sector. Established in 2012, GOGLA now represents over 120 members as a neutral, independent, not-for-profit industry association. Its mission is to help its members build sustainable markets, delivering quality, affordable products and services to as many households, businesses and communities as possible across the developing world. The products and solutions that GOGLA members sell transform lives. They improve health and education, create jobs and income opportunities and help consumers save money.
Africa-EU Renewable Energy Cooperation Programme (RECP)
The Africa-EU Renewable Energy Cooperation Programme (RECP) is a multi-donor programme that supports the development of markets for renewable energy. By focusing on renewable energy investments, RECP promotes access to energy, climate mitigation and economic growth.
The RECP connects African and European Developers and Investors by providing critical information on African energy markets, identifying concrete project opportunities through on-the-ground scouting activities, matchmaking between project developers, technology suppliers, and service providers as well as facilitation of access to finance.