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  • the CSU Energy Institute visit the Center.

    the CSU Energy Institute visit the Center. they spoke with the Director of the African Center of Excellence for Energy and Sustainable Development while visiting the microgrid lab at the University of Rwanda.They are working to develop the research capabilities of their lab - modeling thier lab at...
  • The 10th IEEE PES Asia-Pacific Power and Energy Engineering Conference 2018 (APPEEC)

    The 10th IEEE PES Asia-Pacific Power and Energy Engineering Conference 2018 (APPEEC) was held at Hilton, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, MALAYSIAfrom 7-10 October 2018. The aim of the conference was to provide a premier platform for electrical engineers and researchers to present their worksand to share...
  • International Conference on Advances in Big Data, Computing and Data Communication Systems (icABCD 2018)

    The International Conference on Advances in Big Data, Computing and Data Communication Systems (icABCD 2018) is aimed to be an annual conference for researchers, academicians and industry persons in the field of Computer Science, Information Systems & Communication Technologies, Engineering and...
  • World bank team visits UR’s Centres of Excellence

    A delegation from the World Bank conducted a half-day visit to the university of Rwanda’s centres of excellence to assess the achievements experiences and success stories. The Vice Chancellor Prof Cotton officially opened the meeting. In his opening remark; Prof Cotton said that the centres should...
  • ACE-ESD will partner with Italian Universities and private sector to support the development of 2 renewable mini-grids in Rwanda.

    Italian Interuniversity Centre of Research on Sustainable Development (CIRPS) has strengthen a partnership with ACE-ESD on a joint technical assistance for the development of 2 photovoltaic-hybrid mini-grids in Rwanda. The initiative, promoted by the private company Absolute Energy Rwanda, is...
  • Two staff from ACEESD visit Powerhouse Energy Campus’ Smart Village Microgrid Lab at CSU Energy Institute

    The partnership with CSU Energy institute has brought Aphrodis Nduwamungu, a research laboratory engineer, and Geoffrey Gasore, a post doctorate lecturer in electrical department from the ACEESD to Fort Collins and CSU’s Powerhouse Energy Campus. Now, Nduwamungu and Gasore has ended their month-...
  • The second batch of 16 PhD students of ACE-ESD have presented their research proposal

    The second batch of 16 PhD students of ACE-ESD have presented their research proposal from 28th May to 1st June 2018. Defense Committee was composed by local, regional and international professors (student’s supervisors), we were pleased to have also same of the professor through SKYPE as always,...
  • ACE-ESD training on Organic Semiconducting Materials

    Around 60 African from different institution (Public or Private institution) participated here in Kigali (university of Rwanda CST) on a training for 5 days organized by the African Centre of Excellence in Energy for Sustainable Development (ACE-ESD). The focus was to motivate Regional...
  • The 1st ACE-ESD Research Proposal Defense

    17 of our 34 PhD students of the ACE-ESD have presented their research proposal on this 16th to 20th April/2018. Mrs June Chiaka Levi-Oguike One of The PhD students Presenting. Defense Committee was composed by local, regional and international professors (students supervisors), we were pleased to...
  • the ACE-ESD retreat for evaluation and planning

    On this 3th -6th April 2018 the Africa Centre of Excellence in energy for sustainable development had a 3days retreat. And the Main Objectives of this retreat were: Analyzing the status of the center activities i.e. the current position of the center, and the progress of all activities. Look back...