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Investec Bank

Investec Bank backs a bridge facility funding renewables

Revego Africa Energy Limited has announced a R1.25 billion bridging facility with Investec Bank, aimed at bringing the vehicle to market.
UK

Renewable energy output: UK vs Southern Africa

Data reveals that renewables only account for 11% of the UK’s final consumption - far from the 2020 target of 20%
Green bond issuance

Power Africa, Africa50 deal to attract financing in SSA power sector

A MoU signed by Power Africa and Africa50 aims to attract investments in the energy industry in Sub-Saharan Africa
Anadarko

US financier supports gas infrastructure development in South Africa

The US International Development Finance Corporation has approved $40 million loan to Tetra4 Proprietary to support the development of critical gas infrastructure in South Africa.
SAWEA

New board members add diversity to the SAWEA leadership

The board represents a blend of developers (30%), IPPs (60%) and OEMs (10%), the critical role players in the wind energy value chain,” explained Ntombifuthi Ntuli, CEO of SAWEA.
multi-donor

Eskom to receive an injection of R230bn over the next 10...

Finance Minister announced in his mid-term Budget Speech that National Treasury will assist Eskom with cash inject of R230 billion over the next 10 years.
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.
Enel Foundation

Brown to Green emissions report released, SA not measuring up

The Brown to Green emissions Report published by the Climate Transparency partnership states that ghg in South Africa have increased by 39% since 1990.

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.
Wind energy

South Africa: Local content to boost wind energy capacity

According to investment group Hulisani, local content will be key in boosting wind energy capacity in South Africa required to meet the energy goals.

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