Update

Graduation year for responsAbility Renewable Energy Holding

Following a strenuous start-up phase, responsAbility Renewable Energy Holding went operational with stakes in six power plants and received a vote of confidence from investors that took AuM to USD 120 m.

One of Malawi’s first solar energy projects reaches financial close

Initial site works have begun in Nkhotakota in central Malawi, and construction of the first phase is targeted for completion by March 2020. Once complete, the project will add 46 MW of clean energy to the local power supply.

Capital increase takes rAREH to USD 120 m of AuM

responsAbility Renewable Energy Holding (rAREH) has attracted USD 48 m in new funding from all of its existing shareholders. The capital round has seen assets increase by 65%, allowing the company to further scale its activities of sustainably fighting energy poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa.

rAREH starts construction on greenfield hydropower plant

responsAbility Renewable Energy Holding has officially started construction on the 7.8 MW Nyamwamba II run-of-the-river hydropower plant located in Western Uganda. Once it becomes operational it will produce enough renewable energy to supply 34,000 households.

rAREH acquires two operational hydropower plants in Uganda

responsAbility Renewable Energy Holding (rAREH), has acquired two operational small-scale hydropower plants with a total capacity of 27.2 MW. Together, the plants supply over half a million people with clean energy in one of Africa’s most energy-starved regions.

Korea International Cooperation Agency supports rAREH Technical Assistance facility

The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) and responsAbility Renewable Energy Holding (rAREH) are teaming up to drive the development of renewable energy generation in Sub-Saharan Africa. KOICA today announced that it has donated USD 1m to rAREH’s dedicated Technical Assistance facility.

rAREH TEAMS UP WITH LEADING SOUTHERN AFRICAN HYDROPOWER DEVELOPER REH

responsAbility Renewable Energy Holding (rAREH) has acquired a 26% interest in Renewable Energy Holdings (Pty) Ltd (REH), a leading South African based developer, owner and operator of run-of-river hydropower projects in Southern Africa.

Joining forces with WWF to promote the restoration of the Nyamwamba river in Uganda

responsAbility Renewable Energy Holding (rAREH) and the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Uganda are teaming up for a USD 240,000 restoration project on the Nyamwamba River Watershed in Western Uganda.

First rAREH power plant becomes operational

Located on Rwanda’s Mukungwa river, the 2.7 MW run-of-the-river hydropower plant Rwaza I is the first plant in responsAbility Renewable Energy Holding’s portfolio to take up operations.