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Future Energy Nigeria: Solar interview with SEPAN Director

At the upcoming Future Energy Nigeria, Dr Magnus C. Onuoha, President of SEPAN will be moderating a Knowledge Hub “The A-Z of installing solar panels”.
renewable energy sector

New initiative to empower women in renewable energy sector

IFC launched a four-year Energy2Equal programme to increase opportunities for women in the renewable energy sector in sub-Saharan Africa.
Waste

Europe’s largest waste-to-energy project gets support of IFC, MIGA

IFC and MIGA are providing a €259.57 million for a waste-to-energy project in Belgrade that will clean up one of Europe’s largest uncontrolled landfills.
greenhouse emissions

DEWA recognised for its commitment to reducing greenhouse emissions

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has been awarded the ISO 14064-3:2006 certification in reporting of its greenhouse emissions.
Carbon pricing

Carbon pricing is a key transition to a low-carbon economy

Carbon pricing can be an effective, flexible, and low-cost approach. But how can this be done in a way that preserves competition in the marketplace?
Investing in Africa

Fifth Investing in Africa Forum leverages partnerships

The 5th Investing in Africa Forum in Brazzaville opened with the host country’s president emphasising that Africa “must not be condemned to stagnation”.
Rockefeller Foundation

Off-grid solar lights up 60% of Papua New Guinea households

Papua New Guinea has achieved dramatic growth in the use of off-grid solar products with 60% (up from 2% in seven years) of households using solar lighting.

Brazil commissions Latin America’s first digitally-enabled substation

The 156MWp Juazeiro Solar Plant in Brazil is now fully operational and is expected to generate an estimated 357GWh yearly.
WEF

Financial position of the World Bank Group entities show strength

World Bank Group commitments to help countries improve living standards and achieve better development outcomes were $59.5 billion in fiscal year 2019.
Ntuli

IFC, MIGA ink deal for 252MW wind farm in Egypt

IFC and MIGA, members of the World Bank Group, signed an agreement to support the development of a 252MW wind farm by Lekela in Egypt’s Red Sea governorate.
Senegal

Op-Ed: Avoiding the gas curse in Senegal’s energised renaissance

After decades of struggle against a deficient power generation system, Senegal is now on the verge of a shift involving the renewables and gas markets.
African Energy Chamber

How digital trends are moulding your future workforce

A recent report by IFC, in cooperation with L.E.K. Consulting hightlights the importance of investing in human capital to keep up with digital trends.

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