Orange outsources DRC network energy systems to GreenWish

Tuesday 22 August 2017 | 11:13 CET | News
GreenWish Partners, an independent renewable power producer in Africa, has announced a partnership with Orange to implement clean energy solutions for Orange's network of telecommunication towers in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The partnership involves GreenWish and its operational partner Sagemcom deploying hybrid power generation systems that combine solar, battery and diesel fuel. 

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Orange / Sagemcom
Countries: Congo, The Democratic Republic of the
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Orange to expand solar energy services in Africa with Orange Money

Published 28 Mar 2018 08:36 CET | Africa
Orange has confirmed its desire to become a key player in the energy transition sector in Africa, by providing services directly ...

MTN SAfrica offers SunStream solar charging panel in package

Published 04 Apr 2016 11:12 CET | South Africa
MTN South Africa is offering World Panel's SunStream solar charging panel in a promotional package. It lets users stream power ...

Engie, Orange to sell electricity in Africa

Published 29 Nov 2015 08:41 CET | Africa
Orange has signed a partnership with French international energy group Engie (formerly GDF Suez) to expand the rural electricity ...

Vodacom pilots 'green' base stations in farming community

Published 05 Sep 2012 10:26 CET | South Africa
Vodacom South Africa has installed base stations that use solar tracking and wind power in order to give a small farming ...

IHS opens multi-operator, solar-powered cell site

Published 30 Apr 2012 15:59 CET | Africa
IHS Africa has opened what it claims is the largest solar-powered cell site in Africa. Small, single operator solar sites are ...

Airtel Africa reduces reliance on diesel power

Published 14 Mar 2012 12:01 CET | Africa
Bharti Airtel has announced plans to build a 'green' environment friendly mobile network and reduce its carbon footprint in ...

Vodacom tests fuel-cell powered base station

Published 12 Dec 2011 11:22 CET | South Africa
Vodacom South Africa has tested a hybrid base-station powered by renewable energy and fuel cells, providing coverage to delegates ...

mobile service revenue market share Vodafone
Netherlands  |  2018 Q1

Calendar   /   Industry Events

20 Jul Telia Q2 2018
20 Jul Orange Belgium Q2 2018
20 Jul TIM Brasil Q2 2018
20 Jul Net Insight Q2 2018
20 Jul CLX Communications Q2 2018
23 Jul Netgear Q2 2018
23 Jul NOS Q2 2018
23 Jul Alphabet Q2 2018
23 Jul Inwit Q2 2018
24 Jul Etisalat Q2 2018
24 Jul AT&T Q2 2018
24 Jul Verizon Q2 2018
24 Jul Texas Instruments Q2 2018
24 Jul Orange Polska Q2 2018
24 Jul Telecom Italia Q2 2018
24 Jul Telekom Austria H1 2018
24 Jul Smith Micro Q2 2018
24 Jul Megacable Q2 2018
25 Jul Qualcomm fiscal Q3
25 Jul Corning Q2 2018
25 Jul Hutchison Telecom HKH Q2 2018
25 Jul TE Connectivity fiscal Q3
25 Jul ATN Q2 2018
25 Jul Telefonica Deutschland Q2 2018
25 Jul KPN Q2 2018
25 Jul Turk Telekom Q2 2018
25 Jul F5 Networks fiscal Q3
25 Jul STMicroelectronics Q2 2018
25 Jul Vodafone Group fiscal Q1
25 Jul SCF Rural and Remote Summit
::: More Calendar Items