Smart cities

Op-Ed: Smart cities are needed now, highlights from WEF

SANEDI's general manager energy efficiency provides the highlights from the recent World Economic Forum on Africa, where smart cities was a topical point.
energy transition

Europe making strides in the energy transition

Europe is moving towards an increasingly sustainable future driven by the energy transition, according to a new report titled Just E-volution 2030.

Democratisation of energy will enable Africans to move into the digital...

Democratisation of energy is necessary to enable Africans to move into the digital age, writes Sabine Dall’Omo, CEO of Siemens Southern and Eastern Africa.
world economic forum on africa

Counting on the WEF on Africa to be powerful

Ed's note: Will the gathered leaders find consensus and deliver some solutions from this year's World Economic Forum on Africa taking place in Cape Town?
decentralised renewables

New data platform helps expand access to clean electricity in East...

New analysis from data platform Energy Access Explorer shows significant renewable potential in unserved and underserved areas of Kenya,Tanzania and Uganda.
Amazon rainforest

South African tree, a backup for the Amazon rainforest

A South African tree called the Spekboom, which translates to “Bacon Tree” has the potential to reduce CO2 amid the tragedy facing the Amazon rainforest.

How energy can work better for Africans, Billions at Play

African economies are undergoing a transformative period and Africans capable to the continent successful, writes NJ Ayuk in his book - Billions at Play.

Don’t let Africa’s rekindling gas market take you by surprise

Ed's Note: One of ESI Africa's trending stories from last week caught my attention as it relates to the gas industry on the west coast of Africa.

Op-Ed: Corporates must seize the benefits brought on by PPAs

The adoption of renewables is an opportunity for corporates to reap the benefits of procuring energy from generators through the use of corporate PPAs.
solar pv

What does a solar PV GreenCard mean for your installation?

Finding a qualified professional solar PV installer who offers excellent service at a competitive price is essential. Here are some pointers from SAPVIA.

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