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Banning fossil fuels in sub-Saharan Africa could slow the transition to renewable energy

Worldwide, the ugly consequences of a warming planet are rearing their heads....

By Samuel Ayokunle Olówósejéjé 16 Jul 2021

UN Security Council backs AU bid to broker Ethiopia dam deal

UN Security Council members on Thursday, 8 July, backed African Union mediation...

By Michelle Nichols 9 Jul 2021

Scaling up bioenergy production could substantially raise water stress - new study

According to a new study, biomass plantations for energy production need...

12 Mar 2021

AfDB approves funding for mini-grid advancement in Africa

The African Development Bank (AfDB) earlier this month approved a $7m grant from...

31 Dec 2020

Grid or solar: looking for the best energy solution for the rural poor

South Asia has made tremendous progress in connecting rural areas to the...

By Jörg Peters and Maximiliane Sievert 30 Dec 2020

AfDB approves Desert-to-Power technical support programme

The African Development Bank (AfDB) recently approved a Desert-to-Power (D2P)...

28 Dec 2020

#BestofBiz 2020: Energy & Mining

What a year 2020 has been! So, we've curated the year's most popular articles,...

14 Dec 2020

Africa's power demand to keep rising between 4-5% per year

Total electricity generation in Africa stood at 870TWh in 2019, an increase of...

3 Dec 2020

Getting real about virtual events

2020 sure has been event-ful. Online platforms have proven increasingly...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 9 Oct 2020

How the Grand Renaissance Dam might spark basin-wide water cooperation

Ethiopia's on-going construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam on the...

By Ashok Swain 3 Aug 2020

Post-Covid-19: Delivering sustainable energy across Africa

The coronavirus pandemic has disrupted the operating environment for both the...

By Siyabonga Mbanjwa 30 Jun 2020

The Bizcommunity: Not taking lockdown lying down

In true South African spirit, even in times of adversity, daily stories of...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 6 Apr 2020

#energyindaba: Africa's energy transition must focus on fairness, wealth creation, jobs

Africa has the will to transition to more sustainable energy, but the emphasis...

By Nicci Botha 5 Mar 2020

How heat can be used to store renewable energy

The effect that fossil fuels are having on the climate emergency is driving an...

By Antoine Koen and Pau Farres Antunez 27 Feb 2020




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