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Eskom

Eskom will release its integrated long-term strategy in November

Post the Board’s appointment, the Eskom management team presented the Strategy Journey map to the Board in March 2018 after which work commenced on...
PPP

Tunisia in partnership with IFC organise PPP forum

A number of projects that could be implemented using PPP were presented and discussed in special workshops during a high-level forum in Tunis, including...
DEWA

DEWA to use autonomous systems for renewable energy and storage

The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has formed a strategic partnership with Berkeley Artificial Intelligence Research (BAIR) Lab, in bids to supporting the...
the Gambia

The Gambia seeks consultants for solar PV plant advisory

Deadline date: 4 October 2018 The National Water and Electricity Company of the Republic of The Gambia is inviting eligible consultants to indicate their interest in...
African Domestic Bond Fund

AfDB, Mauritius Commercial Bank launch African Domestic Bond Fund

The African Development Bank (AfDB) and Mauritius Commercial Bank Group (MCB) have launched the African Domestic Bond Fund (ADBF) ahead of its listing on...

Tshwane Mayor elected as chair of global sustainable procurement network

At the recent Global Climate Action Summit in the US, Solly Msimanga, Executive Mayor of the City of Tshwane (South Africa) was announced as...
nuclear energy

Nuclear energy can contribute to curbing climate change, says study

A new study notes that unless nuclear energy is meaningfully incorporated into the global mix of low-carbon energy technologies, the challenge of climate change...
low-carbon

US airliner, a pioneer in clean-fuel aviation

US airliner United Airlines has made a commitment to reduce their fleet’s greenhouse gas emissions by 50% by the year 2050 through efficient aircraft...

38 days until live webinar | South Africa IRP2018 litmus test

Webinar broadcast date: 25 October 2018 15:00 Cape Town •14:00 London • 09:00 New York • 15:00 Paris REGISTER TODAY The South African government’s draft IRP (Integrated...

Global green bond partnership to accelerate issuance of bonds

The Global Green Bond Partnership (GGBP) was launched on Thursday at the Global Climate Action Summit and aims to support efforts of sub-national entities such...

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