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Mantashe sees new industries emerging from South Africa’s renewables-led drive to boost ...

Mining Weekly 03 Mar 2021
South Africa’s move to increase electricity generation capacity provided a “unique opportunity” for the development of ...
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Africa looks to green recovery strategy after COVID-19

China Daily 03 Mar 2021
The conversation in Africa is about substituting expensive, bad fossil fuels with something that is cleaner and cheaper ... "Africa has immense renewable energy potential to boost its economic growth through adoption of cleaner energy pathways, which are a boost to adaptation and climate mitigation," Muchanga said.
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The new prospect of African-Chinese partnership

China.dot.org 03 Mar 2021
At the beginning of each year, Chinese diplomats visit Africa as a symbol of the special relationship that exists between our peoples ... In Africa, we have the youngest population of any region ... Given the tremendous energy needs in Africa, there is a real opportunity to achieve a "green revolution" through investment in renewable energy.
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Africa: Africa Looks Likely to Continue Relying On Power From Fossil Fuels for Some Time

All Africa 03 Mar 2021
... is Africa's potential for a quick transition to renewable energy.
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Africa: 'The Legacy of Wangari Maathai Continues'

All Africa 03 Mar 2021
Wanjira Mathai spoke to Raphael Obonyo for Africa Renewal about continuing her mother's legacy.
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Eritrea At the UN - Rebuilding Towards a Fresh Narrative

All Africa 03 Mar 2021
In Africa Renewal's series profiling the African women representing their countries at ...
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Banks urged to steer clear of East Africa oil pipeline financing

Post Bulletin 02 Mar 2021
"In light of the climate change crisis, many countries have made commitments to clean up their energy systems by promoting renewable energy," said Diana Nabiruma from the Africa Institute for Energy Governance, one of the signatories, in a statement.
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Premier sheds light on start-ups, renewable energies being strike forces of new national economic paradigm

DZ Breaking 02 Mar 2021
Abdelaziz Djerrad highlighted the will of the authorities to promote “renewable energies to make Algeria a pole of excellence in Africa in the matter”, adding that “Algeria is facing major economic, social and environmental challenges which ...
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US, Russia warships dock in strategic Sudan port

Urdu Point 01 Mar 2021
It "highlights the willingness" of the US military to "strengthen their renewed partnership" with Sudan's armed forces, it added ... In December, Russia announced signing a 25-year agreement to build a naval base in Port Sudan, part of Moscow's latest push into Africa as it seeks to renew its geopolitical clout.
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Winch Energy secures largest funding to establish solar mini grids in Uganda and Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone Telegraph 28 Feb 2021
The investment comes from Winch Energy Limited in partnership with NEoT Offgrid Africa – a platform established by Meridiam, EDF and Mitsubishi Corporation ... “We are thrilled to have achieved the funding for our projects in Sierra Leone and Uganda through the creation of this new platform, Winch Energy IPP Holdings, with our partners NEoT Africa.
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Minister defends oil and gas exploration in Okavango

The Voice Botswana 27 Feb 2021
With Recon Africa reportedly at the initial stages, Moagi said their findings will inform the next stage of the project. However, the terms of the agreement state that upon declaration of commercial production by Recon Africa, the company holds the right to enter into a 25-year production license with a 20-year renewal period.
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Morocco V Tunisia - North African Exciting Derby in Nouadhibou

All Africa 26 Feb 2021
North African giants Morocco and Tunisia will renew their rivalry when they lock horns in the quarter finals of the Total U-20 Africa Cup of Nations, Mauritania 2021 ....
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Carbon offsets gird for lift-off as big money gets close to nature

Straits Times 26 Feb 2021
It's a step change ... Singapore-based digital exchange AirCarbon told Reuters it planned to launch an offset futures contract by the second quarter ... The retail price of an offset can vary from 50 US cents for a renewable energy project in Asia to US$15 for a clean cook stoves project in Africa to US$50 for a plastic recycling project in eastern Europe.
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