Electromobility and photovoltaics are becoming increasingly interesting for commercial enterprises. Becoming a prosumer of PV electricity and electrifying a fleet is the essence of this guidline, which was coordinated by the German Solar Association and supported by the European Union. It provides suggestions and ideas, as well as technical concepts and gives information on legal framework conditions for commercial enterprises in Germany.
Africa, as a continent, is almost as populated as China. However, Africa comprises 54 countries. The energy consumption on the African continent cannot be comprehended with mere numbers: they would not do justice to the variety of energy sources available. The same goes for the prospects and challenges ahead.
This report boldly claims “Solarize Africa” as a call to action to finally untap the potential for photovoltaics (PV) on the continent. The report will cover ten key markets on the African continent as well as trends, opportunities and business models.