The Chinese Edition of IEC Standards Released

…ear university degree or above education.For more information, please visit: www.sztu.edu.cn.   About Shenzhen Academy of Metrology & Quality Inspection Shenzhen Academy of Metrology & Quality Inspection (SMQ) was founded in 1985 by Shenzhen municipal government authorized by the State Administration for Market Regulation. Serving as an legal metrological verification and product quality inspection institute, we at SMQ provides technical services…

Lighting Asia/India’s Consumer Awareness Campaign wins 4 awards at the Flame Awards 2016!

…Din’ means the day has increased. For more details about the program, visit: www.lightingasia.org The campaign, whose objective was to increase the awareness of quality assured solar lighting products was implemented across 9000 + villages in Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan during November 2014 – December 2015. The campaign reached more than 2,00,000 people comprising men, women, children and retailers across these villages through mobile van u…

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Latest Off-Grid Solar Market Trends Report Reveals USD 922 Million Has Been Raised Since 2012, While an Estimated 130 million Products Have Been Sold to Date, Reaching 360 Million People with Life-Changing Technology

…the pack, attracting over 90% of all financing in 2016. Funding has also become more commercial in nature: the majority of financing since 2014 has been through equity deals, with a rapidly rising share of debt. While fundamentals remain strong, profitability has eluded the vast majority of players. Moving forward, an injection of capital will no longer be a substitute for a long-term, sound business model. Governments, too, are increasingly suppo…

PRESS RELEASE | 2020 Global Off-Grid Solar Market Trends Report

…gui Thuo +254 722 667505 gthuo@ifc.org   For more information, please visit: www.lightingglobal.org   新报告指出:离网太阳能产业已经成长为年价值17.5亿美元的市场   2020å¹´2月18日,肯尼亚内罗毕讯 – 世界银行集团(World Bank Group)与全球离网太阳能协会 (GOGLA) 的一份新报告指出:离网太阳能产业已经成长为年价值17.5亿美元的市场,为4.2亿用户提供照明和能源服务,并将保持坚实的增长曲线。 《2020年离网太阳能市场趋势报告》指出,在过去的10年中,离网太阳能产业取得了巨大的进步。自2017年以来,离网太阳能产业的收入继续快速增长,年增长为30%。迄今为止,全球已售出超过1.8亿个(套)离网太阳能单元;自2012年以来,该行业吸引投资达15亿美元。 由于全球至今仍有8.4亿人无法获得电力,离网太阳能产业的增长对于实现到2030年普及负担得起、可靠、可持续和…

Off-Grid Solar Market Returns to Robust Growth, According to Latest Sector Report

…port also captured the amount of solar capacity installed by participating companies: 22 megawatts between July and December 2017. Russell Sturm, the Global Head of Energy Access at IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, says clean, affordable off-grid energy solutions are delivering crucial private sector growth in emerging economies. “Innovation and investment are catalyzing a revolution in energy access.” said Sturm. “Recent findings suggest th…

As New Report Estimates the Off-Grid Solar Market has Provided Improved Energy Access to 360 Million People Globally, Sector Leaders Gather in Hong Kong to Chart the Future of the Industry

…sell transform lives. They improve health and education, create jobs and income opportunities and help consumers save money. To find out more, go to www.gogla.org. About Lighting Global Lighting Global is the World Bank Group’s platform to support sustainable growth of the international off-grid solar market as a means of rapidly increasing energy access to people without grid electricity. Through Lighting Global, the International Finance Corporat…

COVID-19 Energy Access Relief Fund Update

…ore Tuesday, 17 November, COB EST. Submissions will be reviewed on a rolling basis as they are received. If you have already submitted an EOI, your information is in review. To learn more, visit the SIMA Fund website or contact SIMA at earf@simafunds.com.   新冠肺炎疫情能源接入救济基金最新信息   SIMA 已被选为能源接入救济基金 (Energy Access Relief Fund, 简称 EARF) 的独家基金管理机构。SIMA 一直致力于与重要投资者合作,阐明基金的运作流程以及获取救济的资格标准。有意申请该基金的公司,请于美国东部标准时间11月17日(星期二)下班前提交申请意向书。SIMA 收到提交的材料后将会进行滚动式审核。如…