nuclear energy

S.Africa: Nuclear build essential for sustained economic growth and development

As the social grants queues get longer, and inequality gets wider, the high hopes of a nation which over two decades ago achieved a...
SREP

China and US see drop in renewable investments

In international news, Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) has reported a scale down in renewable investments from the US and China. The first quarter of...
hydroelectric power plant

Global pumped storage on the rise

The International Hydropower Association (IHA), has recently released a briefing which indicates that 31.5GW of new hydropower capacity was commissioned in 2016. The briefing titled, 2017...
hydroelectric power plant

Global pumped storage accelerates, says IHA briefing

According to a briefing recently released by the International Hydropower Association (IHA), 31.5GW of new hydropower capacity was commissioned in 2016. The briefing titled, 2017...
green energy technology

Nigeria: green energy tech on the rise

The National Power Training Institute of Nigeria (NAPTIN) has declared that in partnership with an indigenous technology firm, Tido Tech International, they are planning...

India’s solar sector set to soar

India's recent 750MW solar auction, has attracted bids from 20 global project developers, with a cumulative capacity of 7.5GW, Climate Action reported. According to media, the Rewa...
SAREC

China’s nuclear expansion to supersede US by 2026

In a recent report release by BMI Research, China’s rapid nuclear expansion will overtake the US as the region with the largest atomic power capacity...
Nigeria

DoE grants public comment extension for IEP

On Monday, the South African department of energy (DoE) announced that the closing date for written comments regarding the draft integrated energy plan (IEP)...

China to plug $36bn in clean energy 2020 plan

With efforts to reduce its increasing air pollution, China is exploring clean energy technology to potentially replace its existing coal-fired power stations. According to Climate...
Hwange Power Station expansion

China commits to backing Zimbabwe’s Hwange Power Project

The Zimbabwean government has approved a $1 billion loan facility from the Asian financial institution, Exim Bank of China, enabling work to begin on the...

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