energy access

Kenya: North Rift region to receive $19m electricity supply boost

Kenya Power has set aside KShs.1.63 billion ($19 million) to finance various projects aimed at strengthening the distribution network in North Rift region, to...

International tech firms introduce water innovation

Flemish technology company Tiger Power and De Watergroep have signed a declaration of intent to work together on the development of an energy-efficient drinking...
financial inclusion

NERSA announces decision on Eskom’s Regulatory Clearing Account

The National Energy Regulator (NERSA) has announced that based on the information at its disposal it has granted Eskom R32.69 billion following its Regulatory...
Eskom

Minister Pravin Gordhan holds meeting over Eskom salary negotiations

The Minister of Department of Public Enterprises, Pravin Gordhan, convened a meeting with the Eskom board and management and the three labour unions, NUM, NUMSA...

Global Wind Day | Local schools get involved in natural science...

Known for its sandy beaches and fresh onshore breezes, the Kouga region in the Eastern Cape plays a big part in South Africa’s wind...
Eskom

Eskom comments on NERSA RCA decision for 2015, 2016 and 2017

The National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA) has granted Eskom R32.69 billion following its Regulatory Clearing Account (RCA) application for the 2nd, 3rd and...
Umeme

South Africa’s lightning protection association welcomes new director

South Africa’s Earthing and Lightning Protection Association (ELPA) has a new national director, Richard Evert, replacing the outgoing Trevor Manas. The outgoing national director was...

Clarion Energy and VDE sign a global partnership for energy events

VDE Association, one of the leading technical associations based in Germany, and Clarion Energy, one of the world's leading event organisers, have announced a...

G20 countries set to invest over $1.6tn in ‘fossil gas,’ jeopardising...

New analysis finds G20 countries are investing heavily in fossil gas in direct contradiction  with Paris Agreement goals they have agreed to, according to a...
dialogue

Saudi firm signs MoU for power and water desalination opportunities

ACWA Power has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with China Energy Engineering Corporation Limited (ENERGY CHINA), to explore joint investment opportunities and cooperate...

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