About Local Southern African Manufacturing Expo 2019

Venue: Johannesburg Expo Centre, Nasrec Date: 21 - 23 May 2019 Website A showcase of South Africa's manufacturing capabilities. The Local Manufacturing Expo will showcase South Africa's manufacturing...

Partner with ESI Africa’s bumper Issue 5

Watch the video to discover how you can be a part of Issue 5, which will have a footprint in India and in the US. There's limited space - don't delay!
African LNG market

African LNG market projected to attract $103bn in 2019

The African LNG market holds 7.1% of proven global gas reserves and is expected to contribute nearly 10% of global production growth through to 2024.

Lekela reaches financial close for its West Bakr Wind project

Renewable power generation company, Lekela, announced that it has reached financial close on its first wind project in Egypt, West Bakr Wind.

Nuclear to remain part of South Africa’s energy strategy, says Mantashe

According to Gwede Mantashe, government is considering further implementing nuclear power in South Africa's long-term energy strategy.

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.

New deal signed to improve low-carbon energy supply in Ethiopia

Gaia has signed an agreement with 4R Energy to accelerate biomethane production and use to increase security of energy supply in Ethiopia.

Webinar 29 August: Wind energy growth, a dynamic outlook

Register for this webinar on how Africa can also enjoy in the global wind industry's market growth, which realised 51.3GW of new wind energy installations.

KenGen: “Private sector participation needed in geothermal development to enhance deployment...

Exclusive interview with Anne Kiburi, Senior Economist & PPP Officer at KenGen and speaker at the Future Energy East Africa in Nairobi in September 2019.
energy mix

Op-Ed: Progress at last for Kingdom of Eswatini’s energy mix dream

The Kingdom of Eswatini has issued a request for the development of a 40MW solar PV plant and a 40MW biomass-to-energy plant to boost the country's energy mix.
petroleum deals

Op-Ed: Negotiating petroleum deals in Nigeria, DRC and Senegal

Investors need to know that their investments are safe and that they will be protected by the law in case the other parties falter on their obligations.

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