On the sidelines of the India-Africa Summit, colleagues from TERI met His Excellency Robert Gabriel Mugabe, the President of the Republic of Zimbabwe and the Chairperson of the African Union, on October 27, 2015.
On 30th June, 2015 TERI reached on an agreement with AFEsol Technology Plc to establish a biomass gasifier pilot project in Ethiopia. AFesol is a medium scale metal fabrication and machine innovation organization established in 2006. In parallel with the fabrication activities, AFEsol conducts various R&D activities on the areas of renewable energy use e.g Water to gas (H2 fuel as a source of energy) and wood to gas (biomass gasifier)...
With the support from SDC TERI, together with local consultant, has conducted biomass gasifier market assessment study to identify the energy Potential of Micro, Small Enterprises (SMEs) and Medium and large Enterprises (MLEs) and the accessible biomass potential of Ethiopia. The study focused on depicting the current energy practices including food processing units, textile dyeing, clay products making units, universities and detention centres. The Study was officially finalized on 27th June, 2015 in Addis Ababa at the presence of TERI biomass gratifier research team...