Jul 30, 2020
Africa is projected to experience increasing climate hazards for the remainder of the 21st century – so how is hydropower generation going to be affected and how can it enhance the continent’s resilience to climate change?
Jul 28, 2020
TANESCO has awarded Multiconsult consultancy contracts for the 222MW Rumakali and 358MW Ruhudji Hydropower and transmission lines projects in Tanzania.
Finance and Policy
Jul 22, 2020
InfraCo Africa has signed an agreement with lead developer Joule Africa to provide $6 million of funding to the 143MW Bumbuna Hydro II initiative in Sierra Leone.
Jul 21, 2020
Tembo Power is partnering with WK Construction to conduct detailed studies for the development phase of the 7.5MW Dama and 12MW Siguvyaye run-of-river hydropower projects located in Burundi.
Jun 30, 2020
The economic and energy benefits of green hydrogen, is one of the many prospects discussed during the recent South African Wind Energy Association’s webinar.
Jun 29, 2020
The Women in Hydropower Mentorship Programme is now accepting applications for the 2020/2021 year. Applications close on 3 August 2020.
Jun 24, 2020
The latest news on the world’s largest hydropower scheme is that the DRC is determined to move ahead with the Grand Inga project.
Jun 18, 2020
Eleven CEOs agree that economic stimulus packages involving investment in sustainable hydro and other renewables are essential to Covid-19 recovery efforts.
Jun 15, 2020
With Africa projected to experience increasing climate hazards for the remainder of the 21st century, and hydropower generation needed to enhance the continent’s...
Jun 1, 2020
The Smart Renewable Electricity Portfolios in West Africa study explores hydropower's support of intermittent solar and wind in a climate-friendly manner.
May 27, 2020
Power company Themis Group announced it has issued a Full Notice to Proceed with construction of the 44MW Singrobo Hydropower Project, in Ivory Coast.
Transmission and Distribution
May 26, 2020
To achieve decarbonisation cost-effectively, a report examines renewable energy carriers and new zero-carbon energy supply chains such as hydrogen and HVDC.