ALGIERS – Algeria has Africa’s third largest installed capacities in renewable energy with 0.5 gigawatts (GW) in late 2020, after South Africa and Egypt, said the REN21's Renewables 2021 Global Status Report.
ALGIERS- A training centre for technicians and senior technicians in the field of renewable energy will soon be created in Cherchell (Tipasa, 100 km west of Algiers) in partnership with the Turkish Cooperation and Development Agency (gvTika), Minister of Vocational Training and Education, Hoyem Benfriha anouunced.
ALGIERS- Algerian-German will meet Wednesday to discuss investment and partnership opportunities in local manufacturing of equipment and development of renewable energies and in exploration and production of hydrocarbons and petrochemicals, the ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement.
ORAN (Algeria)- The development of renewable energy sector, a priority for the government, will experience "major changes" in the near future, said Monday in Oran CEO of the Sonelgaz group, Chaher Boulakhras.
ORAN- The 11th International Renewable Energy, Clean Energy and Sustainable Development Exhibition (ERA 2021) kicked off Monday, in Oran, with the participation of about fifty companies.
ALGIERS- President of the Republic Abdelmadjid Tebboune ordered Sunday, in the periodic meeting of the Council of ministers, the immediate implementation of an action plan on the development of production of green hydrogen and the launch of the project to produce 1000 MW of solar energy in the current year.
ALGIERS- The new Algerian Renewable Energy Company (SHAEMS), jointly owned by the Sonatrach and Sonelgaz groups, will be charged with carrying out the national program for the development of renewable energy for the production of electricity, said Wednesday the Ministry of Energy Transition and Renewable Energy in a statement.
ALGIERS- The extraordinary general meeting of the groups Sonatrach and Sonelgaz approved Tuesday the creation of a joint company to implement the National Programme of Renewable Energy, under the supervision of the ministry of Energy Transition and Renewable Energies, the ministry of Energy and Mines said in a statement.
ALGIERS-Sonelgaz Group seeks to position itself as an investor in renewable energy projects, CEO Chaher Boulakhras affirmed Sunday.
ALGIERS- A team of the Research Center in the field of Renewable Energy in Algeria has been charged with setting a specification for the building, in the Grands Vents Parc (Algiers), of a 5 KW-wind turbine for self-consumption, said Thursday in a statement, the Ministry of Energy Transition and Renewable Energy.