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Kibo to list clean energy projects as new company

Renewables Now 29 Sep 2022
"The market opportunities, government support and technical innovation in both South Africa and the UK are evolving and are at the ideal stage to position USE, and thus Kibo, as influential innovators in the renewable/clean baseload energy generation sector,” said chief executive Louis Coetzee ... Join Renewables Now's free daily newsletter now! ....

Scatec sets 1.5-GW annual capacity goal, to sharpen focus on H2

Renewables Now 29 Sep 2022
Specifically, the company will seek to further expand its renewable energy business, while paying greater attention to particular markets such as South Africa, Brazil, the Philippines, Hydro-Africa, Egypt, India, and Poland ... Join Renewables Now's free daily newsletter now! ....

Gan: FG Should Create Incentives to Attract Investors

This Day 29 Sep 2022
CHINT was established in 1984 as a leading smart energy solutions and renewable energy provider ... Can you tell us about CHINT’s involvement in this year’s edition, which is considered Africa’s largest gathering of energy professionals? ... As you know, the environmental and economic benefits of renewable energy cannot be overstated.

Sacci points fingers at Cabinet on Eskom board changes

Independent online (SA) 29 Sep 2022
IoDSA CEO Parmi Natesan said yesterday that the moves to renew that Eskom board should prompt corporate South Africa to ensure that its own boards are fit for purpose, and have the right combination of skills, knowledge and experience to add value to the company.

What South Africans need to know about Eskom’s new measures to tackle the energy crisis

Mail Guardian South Africa 29 Sep 2022
Facilities with an installed capacity of more than 100 kilowatts that need to be registered with the National Energy Regulator of South Africa (Nersa) may be stand-alone energy storage facilities or a combination of renewable technologies with energy storage.

South Africa's energy crisis continues to brew

Alternet 28 Sep 2022
Trade unions in South Africa have insisted that while a move to renewables is welcomed, undertaking it via privatization will raise the costs of electric power for the poor and the working class and result in a bias toward serving the needs of the capitalists and the rich. They have that renewables should be socially owned and managed.

Oil giant Shell snaps up African solar provider Daystar Power

Reuters 28 Sep 2022
LAGOS, Sept 28 (Reuters) - Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell will purchase African solar provider Daystar Power as it expands its global renewables portfolio, the companies said on Wednesday ... Shell earmarked $2 billion to $3 billion in capital expenditure for renewables and energy solutions in 2022.

Ghana calls for predictable and sustainable financing against terrorism

Ghana Business News 28 Sep 2022
Africa today carries the largest share of the international peace and security burden, which in fact should be a global responsibility” ... She also called for strengthening the capacities of these regional bodies, which is a reflection of renewed determination to silence the guns and achieve the “Africa We Want”.

Top renewables firm Daystar snapped up by Shell in latest push away from fossils

Business Day Online 28 Sep 2022
Global energy giant, Shell has made its first power sector acquisition in Africa with ...

Colonisation Was a Startup: A Renewed Call For Restoration Of Africa’s Heritage

This Day 28 Sep 2022
Sincerely, I love the visual attraction of the film but as a proud African man, the film is not merely another success story for Marvel Studios, the producers of the film, but a continued celebration of our heritage and the display of it to a global audience that has now realized how wonderful Africa, its people, and cultures are.

Tanzania and Mozambique Join Hands to Explore Hydrocarbons

All Africa 28 Sep 2022
Promising recent resource finds in Mozambique and Tanzania bode well for Africa's future. Exploration is being pursued with renewed vigour, and the world's energy companies are keenly eyeing the continent ....

Guinea opens trial over 2009 army massacre of protesters

The Associated Press 28 Sep 2022
Last week, Tigray forces accused Eritrea of launching a full-scale offensive along the border in what appeared to be an escalation of fighting that renewed in August after months of relative calm.Hub peek embed (apf-africa) - Compressed layout (automatic embed).
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The case for free-flowing electrons

Asiatimes 28 Sep 2022
The Desertec Industrial Initiative of 2009, which was conceived to bring renewable energy from North Africa to southern Europe, foundered on the realization that Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya and Egypt had urgent energy needs of their own, not to mention internal political problems and exterior squabbles.

East Africa Renewable Energy Market Size Valuable Growth Prospects, Size, Share, Demand And Current Trends ...

MENA FN 27 Sep 2022
(MENAFN - America News Hour) The East Africa renewable energy market is expected to grow at a CAGR of more than 6.5% over the period. Factors such as an increase in environmental awareness and ... .

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