July 7

DRC Energy Firm Nuru Obtains US $40 Million in Latest Round of Funding

By Simon Yuen

The Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC) energy company Nuru has secured US$40 million for the construction of a 13.7 MWp project.

After this series B equity funding, Nuru will begin work on three projects in the eastern cities of Goma, Kindu, and Bunia. Nuru claimed that the Bunia project will become the largest off-grid solar hybrid metrogrid in sub-Saharan Africa.

Source: PV-Tech (link opens in a new window)

Energy, Technology
off-grid energy, renewable energy, solar