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Avon River, UK’s vital water source, on verge of drying up: Anadolu Agency

Anadolu Agency 13 Aug 2022
- Drought has affected most of England's 14 regions, according to Environment Ministry 09.35 Hydro , Renewable , Europe , General ... -With net zero target by 2050, UAE has also significant potential for solar power 07.12.2021 Renewable , Hydro , Europe , Middle East-Africa ... Hydropower in Turkey lags behind growth in renewables.

Envisaging an African green economy

Gulf News 13 Aug 2022
As the global economy undergoes a fundamental transformation to decarbonise by 2050, the question for Africa is whether it can industrialise and rapidly develop without fossil fuels ... First, the international community should create a green-energy fund to promote an equitable energy transition in Africa ... The same is true across Africa.

Global leaders rush to Africa for future opportunities, experts say

Anadolu Agency 12 Aug 2022
Leading analysts have said that Africa is attracting huge interest among global actors who view it as a future global market owing to its growing population and vast natural resources ... He added that "Africa has a growing population of mainly young people, making it attractive." ... "The United States will not dictate Africa's choices.

People, Planet and Prosperity

Mail Guardian South Africa 12 Aug 2022
The issue of energy, energy efficiency and sustainable and renewable energy solutions is not new to South Africa, and the end to the country’s power woes is not yet in sight ... With unreliability from South Africa’s power utility Eskom, rising pressures to mitigate climate change, ...

PFAN and Serengeti Energy launch maiden renewable energy incubator programme

B & FT Online 11 Aug 2022
Speaking at the Umoja Incubator Roadshow on renewable energy across sub-Saharan Africa in Accra on Monday, August 8, 2022, the Deputy Director, Renewable Energy at the Energy Ministry, Ing ... According to him, Africa abounds in rich energy resources including renewable energy—home ...

Africa’s opportunity to fully exploit the green gold

B & FT Online 11 Aug 2022
How many battery production companies, photovoltaic production companies and renewable energy-based companies would have emerged from Ghana or Africa at large? Will we be in a position to make benefits from this revolution? Will we be in a position to manage and harness clean energy?.

Govt body asks Rain to retract its proposal to merge with Telkom

Reuters 11 Aug 2022
Register. "The publication of the announcement by Rain is unlawful, and Rain has been instructed to retract the announcement," it said ... Mostsepe runs a diversified business network that ranges from mining, financial services, telecom, renewables to investments in fledgling companies through Africa Rainbow Capital (ARC) Investments ... Register.

Global Citizen announces line-ups for 2022 festival in Accra, New York

Joy Online 11 Aug 2022
Having not contributed to the problem, it is unjust to expect that Africa shifts to renewable and clean energy without support from the wealthiest countries, who have indeed industrialized using fossil fuels over the past 150 years ... Africa is currently experiencing horrific food shortages as a result of Russia’s unjust invasion of Ukraine.


Victoria Advocate 11 Aug 2022
Having not contributed to the problem, it is unjust to expect that Africa shifts to renewable and clean energy without support from the wealthiest countries, who have indeed industrialized using fossil fuels over the past 150 years ... Africa is currently experiencing horrific food shortages as a result of Russia's unjust invasion of Ukraine.

‘Electricity can go anytime here’: how Zimbabwe’s iron men ran out of steam

The Observer 11 Aug 2022
Inside a grimy flat in the heart of Mbare, one of Zimbabwe’s oldest townships, steam billows from a hissing iron. It is 7am and Nhamo Chari, 42, is racing to finish ironing a client’s clothes before the power cuts out. “Electricity can go anytime here ... Photograph ... Africa can become a renewable energy superpower – if climate deniers are kept at bay ... .

South Africa's proposed electricity industry reform: lost in translation?

Beijing News 10 Aug 2022
South Africa's ruling party recently proposed establishing a second state-owned power company ... Ramaphosa then reportedly held up China's power sector as an example South Africa could learn from ... Ramaphosa acts to ease South Africa's energy crisis. impact will be felt in renewables ... South Africa's energy roadmap.

International Trade │Investment Promotions │Economic Diplomacy: Special Economic Zones to the rescue… Africa’s Economic Recovery

B & FT Online 10 Aug 2022
A major backing for Africa’s industrialisation is the establishment of Special Economic Zones ... Turning on Africa’s industrial growth engine. With Ghana’s renewed interest in SEZs, the country’s economic growth will be free from constraints such as regulatory regimes and infrastructure to land and trade logistics.

"Africa will decide its energy future": Obasanjo [GGP]

Natural Gas World 09 Aug 2022
“However, we must not allow Africa to be dictated to ... Paul Sinclair, VP of Energy and Director of Government Relations for AOW, says Africa is committed to a just and equitable transition to renewables. “Critics make the mistake of thinking that Africa has abandoned renewable energy strategies.

Dr Anyah awarded Africa’s Most Respected CEO in Mauritius

Joy Online 09 Aug 2022
There were about 35 Awards going to recipients from different African Countries such as Healthcare Incubator, Digital Solutions, Telecommunications, Brand Advertising and Renewable Energy going to Kenya, Mauritius, Ethiopia, South Africa and Zimbabwe respectively.

Kenya’s rise as a regional geothermal power

Mail Guardian South Africa 09 Aug 2022
Kenya is looking to capitalise on rising commercial drilling contracts in East Africa by growing its geothermal talent pool. Governments in the region are warming up to renewable energy in the race to net zero emissions ... pole position as Africa’s leader in geothermal production.

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