Tuesday , 22 June 2021

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  • A story to be read with the lights off

    A story to be read with the lights off

    Millions across Africa live without access to the grid. A businessman from Nairobi has a plan to change that, but first he wants you to turn off the lights. from HUMPHREY KARIUKI i ...

  • R45 billion to tackle South Africa’s energy woes

    R45 billion to tackle South Africa’s energy woes

    by TINTSWALO BALOYI JOHANNESBURG – A multibillion-rand investment by the private sector is set to ease South Africa’s energy crisis from August next year. That is according to Pres ...

  • Dough firm gives electricity problems the goosebumps

    Dough firm gives electricity problems the goosebumps

    from DION HENRICK in Cape Town CAPE TOWN – CONSUMERS of bread and similar foods are enjoying the benefits of a move by a proudly-South African company to move towards sustainabilit ...

  • Malawi to lead in renewable energy sector

    Malawi to lead in renewable energy sector

      from MAVHUTO BANDA in Lilongwe, Malawi LILONGWE - MALAWI is boosting its generation capacity with the addition of 20 megawatts (MW) of clean power to its grid. The Golomoti ...

A story to be read with the lights off

A story to be read with the lights off

Millions across Africa live without access to the grid. A businessman from Nairobi has a plan to change that, but first he wants you to turn off the lights. from HUMPHREY KARIUKI ...

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R45 billion to tackle South Africa’s energy woes

R45 billion to tackle South Africa’s energy woes

by TINTSWALO BALOYI JOHANNESBURG – A multibillion-rand investment by the private sector is set to ease South Africa’s energy crisis from August next year. That is according to Pre ...

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Dough firm gives electricity problems the goosebumps

Dough firm gives electricity problems the goosebumps

from DION HENRICK in Cape Town CAPE TOWN – CONSUMERS of bread and similar foods are enjoying the benefits of a move by a proudly-South African company to move towards sustainabili ...

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Malawi to lead in renewable energy sector

Malawi to lead in renewable energy sector

  from MAVHUTO BANDA in Lilongwe, Malawi LILONGWE - MALAWI is boosting its generation capacity with the addition of 20 megawatts (MW) of clean power to its grid. The Golomoti ...

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Africa energy summit preparations gather pace

Africa energy summit preparations gather pace

by DION HENRICK in Cape Town CAPE TOWN – THE upcoming Africa Energy Indaba will introduce attendees to some of the most influential figures in the sector. Energy experts will asse ...

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First-of-kind app tackles South Africa energy challenge

First-of-kind app tackles South Africa energy challenge

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – A NEW application is poised to improve investment decisions around energy use in lighting of buildings across South Africa. The South African German ...

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Solar orchard addresses SA fruit bowl’s power woes

Solar orchard addresses SA fruit bowl’s power woes

by DION HENRICK  CAPE TOWN - THE installation of a solar plant by an innovative farmer could herald the end of electricity shortages in South Africa’s fruit bowl, as the Ceres Val ...

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Solar parks switch Angola to renewable energy

Solar parks switch Angola to renewable energy

from PEDRO AGOSTO in Luanda, Angola LUANDA - THE construction of photovoltaic solar parks is poised to strengthen electricity supply in Angola and help the Southern African countr ...

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Eskom retrenches thousands, no bonus for bosses

Eskom retrenches thousands, no bonus for bosses

by AKANI CHAUKE  JOHANNESBURG – ESKOM, South Africa's power utility has cut its workforce by 2 000 this year in an effort to control costs and service its multibillion rand debt. ...

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Zimbabwe energy framework lauded among the best

Zimbabwe energy framework lauded among the best

from MARCUS MUSHONGA in Harare, Zimbabwe HARARE - ZIMBABWE’S regulatory framework, especially in institutional capacity, agenda for renewable energy and tariffs, is among the best ...

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