Africa’s desert solar initiative to provide electricity to 250m people

Solar projects under the desert solar initiative, stretching across the Sahel region are expected to connect 250 million people to electricity.
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Nigeria: Kaduna State to develop 30MW solar PV plant

Nigeria’s Kaduna State Governor, Nasir Ahmad el-Rufai, has signed a MoU to build lower-cost, utility-scale solar-electric generating facilities.
Climate change impact assessment

Climate targets can save millions of lives, finds WHO

A new report by the World Health Organisation (WHO) has found that by meeting the targets set at the Paris Agreement, millions of lives will be saved.
COP24

Fifteen initiatives fighting climate change, honoured at COP24

Fifteen game-changing initiatives in 14 countries were honoured as winners of the United Nations Climate Action Award at a special ceremony at the COP24 in Poland this week.
BP Energy Outlook 2018

Utilities to rely on advanced IT to manage energy distribution

According to a new study conducted by Navigant Research, utilities will rely on advanced IT systems to manage energy distribution and distributed energy resources.
Sustainable Development Report

New Africa’s Sustainable Development report calls for improved planning

Africa’s sustainable development report urges governments to strengthen their urban planning capacities to manage the potential of the region’s ever-expanding cities and address environmental challenges.
EDF Pulse Africa

Ikeja Electric wins innovation award

Nigeria’s electricity distribution company, Ikeja Electric Plc (IE), has won this year’s edition of the SERAS Innovation Prize at the SERAS Awards.
waste to power

Energising the hidden value of waste

There is a global increased interest in waste-to-power, which should bring a spike in both direct and indirect business opportunities.
climate change

Multilateral Development Banks align climate change goals

Multilateral Development Banks have established a joint framework for aligning their activities with the goals of the Paris Agreement, reinforcing their commitment to combat climate change.
Energy management

Viable reasons to modernise your energy management systems

The energy-intensive user market stands to optimise assets when deploying energy management systems via digital technologies.

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