The Alliance for Rural Electrification is the only international business association in the world focusing on the promotion and the development of off-grid renewable energy solutions for rural electrification in developing countries. ARE serves as a platform for sharing knowledge and best-practices and is a privileged partner of stakeholders in the energy field who want to engage the private sector.
Our mission is to:
- Attract and unite all relevant actors in order to speak with one voice about rural electrification with renewable energies
- Produce and dissiminate information about technical and financial solutions for rural electrification
- Communicate and advocate for rural electrification using RES to all relevant stakeholders, namely governments, donors, financial institutions, NGOs, international organisations and the broader private sector.
- Support our members in the field of CSR projects.