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economic growth

Degraded watershed impacts economic growth

responsAbility and the WWF Uganda are working on a restoration project on the Nyamwamba River Watershed to improve water quality for economic growth.
Lamu coal

Pressure mounts on Keter to call off Lamu coal plant

deCOALonize campaign, Greenpeace Africa as well as communities from Lamu and Kitui marched through Nairobi in a protest against Lamu coal plant.

Seychelles, home to Africa’s first IPP floating solar PV project

Implementation of Africa’s first independent power producer floating solar photovoltaic (FPV) project is continuing in the Seychelles.
electric distribution networks

Uganda: Bidders sought to install low voltage networks

The Rural Electrification Agency invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for the installation of 33kV lines and associated low voltage networks.

Solar pioneer announces $26m equity investment

Solar pay-as-you-go pioneer Azuri Technologies has announced a strategic investment of $26 million, led by Fortune Global 500 company Marubeni Corporation.
Africa Solar Industry Association

Rwanda: EUCL seeks supply of spare parts for Nasho Solar Power...

Deadline date: 10 July 2019 The Energy Utility Corporation Limited (EUCL) hereby invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for...
Mauritius

IPP successfully lists on the Stock Exchange of Mauritius

Africa Clean Energy Solutions Limited announced that it has listed its shares on the Official Market of the Stock Exchange of Mauritius. 
electrical power lines

Uganda: Bidders required for surveying of electrical power lines

The government of Uganda through the Ministry of Water and Environment, Water and Sanitation Development Facility-South West has allocated funds and intends...
China

Ethiopia: Renewable energy programme targets to install 1,000MW

Government's ongoing power sector reforms in Ethiopia will be supported by the World Bank's approved $200 million Renewable Energy Guarantees Programme.
Africa50

BBOXX bags $8m loan to accelerate solar home systems in Rwanda

BBOXX has secured a $8 million loan from the Facility for Energy Inclusion Off-Grid Energy Access Fund to accelerate solar home systems in Rwanda.

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