Market News | LIGHTEXPO Rwanda 2017

Market News

  • Officials break ground on Rwanda's 3.6-MW Musanze small hydropower project

    Posted on :Wednesday , 9th August 2017

     Work on Rwanda's 3.6-MW Musanze hydroelectric project is now under way following a groundbreaking ceremony held earlier this week.

    The small hydropower plant is to be located on the Mukungwa River and will actually be built in two phases. The first, a 2.6 MW project called Rwaza 1, is expected to be completed within 18 months, while a second 1 MW addition bein. . .

  • East Africa: Lighting East Africa

    Posted on :Wednesday , 9th August 2017

     In East Africa, more than 200 million people are off the grid, accounting for around 80 per cent of its population. Ethiopia, Kenya and Uganda are among the most populous countries in the region, and have the largest populations both with and without access to electricity. The region, much like the rest of Africa, has continued to display a diverse range of economic and energy sector deve. . .

  • Police light more villages with solar energy

    Posted on :Wednesday , 9th August 2017

     One of the many community development activities that Rwanda National Police (RNP) is currently engaged in as part of the ‘Police Week 2017’, is to connect at least one village with solar home systems, in each of the 30 districts across the country.

    On Friday, Kirebe Village in Rwimiyaga Sector, Nyagatare District, and Cyabuti Village of Suti Cell,. . .

  • Leapfrogging into the light

    Posted on :Wednesday , 9th August 2017

    Mobile phones were the “leapfrog” infrastructure of the last decade. They allowed governments and companies in developing countries to skip installing landline systems underground.
    Off-grid solar home systems are proving to be the leapfrog infrastructure of the current decade. They have helped the government of Rwanda, for example, to switch its role. . .

  • Expogroup Wins Big at the Tanzania Leadership Awards 2016

    Posted on :Friday , 3rd February 2017

      On the evening of Friday 27th January 2017, members of the business community in Tanzania gathered at the Hyatt Regency Hotel to celebrate the most accomplished businesses of 2016. The event was the Tanzania Leadership Awards (TLA), which honors successful businesses that range from conglomerates with more than 500 employees, to small start-ups with a staff count of 2 to 4 employees. . .


Expogroup is a full service exhibition organiser with over 20 years experience in International trade exhibitions. Our current portfolio includes 27 annual exhibitions from a diverse range of industries being held across the Middle East & Africa.

EXPOGROUP © 1996 - 2017 | Privacy policy

Find us here

  • 1910, 19th Floor, Monarch Office Tower

  • P.0. Box - 333840,

  • One Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai - UAE

  • P: +971-4-3721421

  • F: +971-4-3721422

  • Please Write to us :