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Renetech earns Solar Impulse Foundation Efficient Solution 2020 label

juli 01, 2020  |   Blog   |  

The Institutional Solar Thermal Stove system, adapted for Kenyan schools, has received an "Efficient Solution June 2020" label issued by the Solar Impulse Foundation. The applicant Renetech AB (https://solarimpulse.com/companies/renetech-ab) is set to commercialize the technology in Kenya in collaboration with its local partner Ecobora Ltd. You can read more about the innovation following this link (https://solarimpulse.com/efficient-solutions/institutional-solar-thermal-cooking-stove)

Ecobora Ltd wins ASME ISHOW KENYA 2020 with Solar Cooking Boiler

maj 28, 2020  |   Blog   |  

In collaboration with Renetech AB and Sunfuria AB, the Kenyan company Ecobora Ltd has won (along with Inteco Kenya and Microfuse Technologies) the prestigious ISHOW Kenya 2020 Award, consisting of a cash prize and one year of coaching to progress the development of the Solar Cooking Boiler. Congratulations to Justine for the good work. We look forward to continuing the journey forward and upward to the benefit of the environment and the many thousands of rural schools in Kenya. ASME ISHOW Kenya 2020 link

Music to your lungs

april 24, 2020  |   Blog   |  

The current pandemic calls for changed behavior. Several African artists have presented brilliant takes on what is needed from us all. Please enjoy their music (click on the links below) and do your part: Y'en a Marre, Senegal "Fagaru Ci Coronavirus" https://youtu.be/06YbY1MLp4A Bobi Wine, Uganda "Corona Virus Alert" https://youtu.be/PUHrck2g7Ic the Liberian president George Weah "Coronavirus Song" https://youtu.be/sMZBxAKJuhY Sho Madjozi, South Africa "Coronavirus Song" https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=kT7ibxfUF5Y and last, but not least, the Ndlovu Youth Choir, South Africa "We've Got This - Fight against Coronavirus/COVID-19" https://youtu.be/GN94pZqP1Rc

Greener transportation in Côte d’Ivoire

april 02, 2020  |   Blog   |  

Biofuel is an important element of the development of public transport in the nation's capital Abidjan. https://www.ekn.se/en/magazine/success-stories/scania-brt/

Renetech at the International Power Summit 2020

februari 25, 2020  |   Blog   |  

Renetech attended the International Power Summit in Hamburg, February 20-21 2020, this year in part (25%, there is still potential for improvement) travelling by train. Our CEO Tom Walsh served as the chairman for one of the two days, and our CTO David Bauner gave an overview presentation on the supply and demand of electric power in four SSA countries.

Upcoming EEP call presented at popular SWEACC meeting

februari 24, 2020  |   Blog   |  

SSACC, the Sweden- Sub Saharan Africa Chamber of Commerce, held a seminar on February 19 in Stockholm regarding funding for renewable energy. NDF Project Officer Mr Jussi Viding presented the EEP call Clean Energy Powering Green Growth, with particular focus on impact driven companies working in Clean energy for productive use and Clean energy in circular economy solutions.

Solar stove development

februari 18, 2020  |   Blog   |  

Renetech and its innovation partner Sunfuria are developing sustainable cooking solutions for Kenyan schools. Recent progress (as presented on the Sunfuria homepage, scroll to "pilot test #3", and IRL in Kenya) paints a sunny picture for the near future. Here is also a direct link to a short video on the progress.

Public presentation of Biofuel study in Côte d’Ivoire

februari 12, 2020  |   Blog   |  

Results from the ongoing feasibility study on sustainable vehicle fuel in Côte d'Ivoire was presented in Abidjan on February 10, 2020.

Happy Holidays and New Decade from Renetech

december 22, 2019  |   Blog   |  

Renetech extends the greetings of the season to everyone, and wishes to thank its customers, partners, suppliers and other nice people for an excellent year. We look forward to continue the development of renewables in the 20's.

Studies on biofuel in West Africa.

december 13, 2019  |   Blog   |  

Scania announces an ongoing study to assess the feasibility to produce local biofuels from agricultural waste in Côte d'Ivoire. https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/scania-delivers-450-buses-to-abidjan---studies-local-biofuel-production-300973084.html