H.E. Ambassador Mulu Solomon visited SUNfarming Food and Energy company headquarters located in Erkner, Germany
H.E. Ambassador Mulu Solomon, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Ethiopia to Germany visited SUNfarming Food and Energy company headquarters located in Erkner, in the outskirts of Berlin, Germany.
SUNfarming GmbH is one of the 10 major solar photovoltaic project development companies in Germany.
During the visit, discussion was made with the company’s chairman Mr. Peter Schrum on the company’s activities to invest and implement an efficient photovoltaic facility in Ethiopia with a total capacity of 100 MW electricity generation from solar power over 200 hectares of land. The project is an innovative platform for specialized training and sustainable food production in a single setting. Upon completion of the project, 100,000 youth and women will be potentially productive in bio-food production, handling, packaging, marketing as well as selling of solar technology.