Transmission and Distribution

ESI Africa supplies daily electricity news. Our coverage includes African and international electricity transmission and distribution stories.

Low-carbon economy

Op-Ed: South Africa transitions to a low-carbon economy

The Integrated Resource Plan 2019 is the latest addition to the array of legal instruments South Africa has adopted to transition to a low-carbon economy.

Mozambique: EDM seeks the supply of low voltage distribution boards

EDM invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for the supply of 3,600 low voltage distribution boards for the Mozambique Energy for All Project.
The Gambia

Op-Ed: Energy trading via power pools can ease energy poverty

There is need to facilitate and leverage on market power pools to enhance energy trading inorder to meet the growing demands in sub-Saharan Africa.
green bonds

Future Energy Nigeria: Lagos braces for energy invasion next week

Lagos braces for an energy invasion as Future Energy Nigeria comes to town on 12-13 November 2019 where business opportunities will unfold.
loadshedding

Protecting your home and business during loadshedding

Small to medium-sized businesses may be most at risk from loadshedding because of their limited ability to generate revenue during the loadshedding period.
virtual power plants

Virtual power plants in South Australia set to knock down tariffs

Partnership with an energy trading software firm creates virtual power plants for South Australian households, giving unprecedented control over energy use.

Skipper “proud to partner with Future Energy Nigeria”

Over the last 10 years, Skipper has been expanding rapidly across Nigeria, with clients and projects spread across most of the Nigerian States.
The Global Power & Energy Elites

Global Power & Energy Elites showcases innovation and leadership

Who are the leaders and projects shaping the future of the global power and energy space? Find out in the 2020 edition of the Global Power & Energy Elites.
energy plan

South Africa’s energy plan takes a road trip

Since receiving the go-ahead from Cabinet on 16 October, Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe has taken South Africa's energy plan on a spontaneous road trip.
distribution networks

Close examination of the global protection relay market

Research anticipates the global protection relay market to expand at a CAGR of ~9% during the 2019-2027, owing to numerous factors.

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