circular economy

Why Africa needs a Circular Economy framework

Europe officially adopted the Circular Economy Package imposing ambitious recycling and waste recovery targets on its member countries, but what of Africa?
Factory of the Year

Who made the Factory of the Year award shortlist?

Find out which companies made the shortlist of the inaugural Factory of the Year award, a global benchmarking competition run by A.T. Kearney.

Will the latest aid keep China ahead in renewable energy?

China has been approved a $300 million loan by the World Bank, for its Renewable Energy and Battery Storage Promotion Project.
Clarion Events

Acquisition of Ulusoy Elektrik reinforces Eaton

Through acquiring Ulusoy Elektrik, Eaton now complements its medium voltage IEC portfolio, improves market access and adds manufacturing capacity.
Solar module efficiency

Solar module efficiency increasing as demand rises

In Africa, it is estimated that by 2035 solar PV projects will contribute 9.8% of electricity generation making way for solar module efficiency development.

Eaton | Utility industry challenges

Eaton Africa, a BBBEE Level 1 multinational power management company, looks at key challenges facing the utility industry with particular focus on South Africa.

Vestas to deliver EPC solution for Wesley wind project in South...

Sustainable energy solutions provider Vestas has developed a full EPC solution for the 35MW Wesley wind project located at the Eastern Cape.

Canadian innovation behind African sector development

ESI Africa spoke with Keith Banerjee of the Canadian Pavilion at African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa, around the country's technology innovators with a vested interest in Africa.

Ed’s Note: Why would you include desertification in the nexus?

The message for 2019 UN’s World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought is “Let’s grow the future together” but does the nexus have a role to play?
Climate change bill

Beat air pollution for World Environment Day through energy programme

World Environment Day, which encourages worldwide awareness and action for the protection of the environment, is focused on air pollution this year.

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