Solar Pumping & Irrigation Newsletter

Published Apr. 2, 2019

About Powering Agriculture

Powering Agriculture: An Energy Grand Challenge for Development supports the development and deployment of clean energy innovations that increase agriculture productivity and stimulate low carbon economic growth in the agriculture sector of developing countries to help end extreme poverty and extreme hunger.

Powering Agriculture Founding Partner Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GIZ) is happy to announce the launch of a newsletter on Solar Pumping & Irrigation. The Solar Pumping & Irrigation Newsletter has been developed in the context of the online Toolbox on Solar Pumping & Irrigation Systems (SPIS), a joint product of Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and GIZ, under the global initiative Powering Agriculture: An Energy Grand Challenge for Development (PAEGC).

The quarterly Solar Pumping & Irrigation Newsletter will showcase the newest developments and research in the field as well as feature contributions from organizations and companies working in the solar pumping and irrigation sector. The newsletter will also include updates on upcoming trainings, workshops, and conferences all around solar pumping and irrigation.

If you work in solar pumping and irrigation, don’t miss out! You can sign up to the Solar Pumping & Irrigation Newsletter here:

Related News & Events: 
Oct. 29, 2019

In this Issue: the Powering Agriculture Policy Round Table. Bulk Procurement Incentives. Stories from the field: Ariya Finergy, Futurepump, and SunCulture. Powering Agriculture at the 2019 Social Capital Markets Conference.

Apr. 2, 2019

Powering Agriculture Founding Partner GIZ, in coordination with FAO, announces the launch of a quarterly Solar Pumping & Irrigation newsletter, featuring news, research, and event updates from the field of solar pumping and irrigation.

Mar. 5, 2019

In this Issue: 2018 Powering Agriculture annual report published. Innovators in Action: University of Toronto and KickStart. Energy Efficiency in Kenya’s Tea Sector. Powering Agriculture YouTube Channel.

Sep. 24, 2018

In this Issue: Powering Ag forms Investment Alliance. Innovators in Action: iDE Bangladesh & Village Infrastructure Angels. New Resources: Solar-Powered Irrigation Overview & Toolbox | Funding Guide for Innovators | Investa documents on Investment in Sustainable Energy Tech in the Agrifood sector.