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petroleum deals

Revision of the Gas Act will aid the planned LNG hub...

Speaking at the Africa Oil Week, Gwede Mantashe said South Africa intends to establish the first LNG hub in the Coega Industrial Development zone.
lithium-ion

Africa commits to batteries development, particularly lithium-ion

The MegaMillion Energy Company announced the launch of Africa's first lithium-ion mega-factory at the 2019 Batteries and Electric Vehicles Conference.
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.

Webinar recording: How to maximise performance and shorten the payback period...

Access the interactive recorded discussion where the experts outline the impact of ultra-high efficiency modules on LCoE and the yield benefit in harsh environmental conditions.
WEF

Moody’s downgrades Eskom CFR to B3

Moody’s Investor Services (Moody’s) has downgraded to ‘B3’ from ‘B2’ the long-term corporate family rating (CFR) of South African power utility Eskom.
wind energy

Karusa and Soetwater wind farms start construction

Enel, through its renewable subsidiary Enel Green Power RSA (EGP RSA), has started construction of the Karusa and Soetwater wind farms, with an installed capacity of 140MW each.
alleviate loadshedding

Two solar PV projects to alleviate loadshedding in Zambia

A Spanish-Japanese renewable energy business group is set to invest more than $200 million in two solar power projects in Zambia to alleviate loadshedding.
Senelec

Lesotho Electricity Company seeks consultancy services for a substation

The Lesotho Electricity Company invites bidders to submit tenders for consultancy services for the undertaking of environment and social impact assessment for Khukhune – Letšeng 132kV line.
EV charging stations

Three major South African airports unveil EV charging stations

Airports Company South Africa (ACSA) in partnership with BMW SA unveiled EV charging stations across three of ACSA’s airports in the country.
IRP

Op-Ed: IRP, a good start for South Africa’s energy sector

Although the IRP and the ministerial explanation are welcome, there are risks which cannot be ignored, writes Regional Managing Director, SENER.

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