Global geothermal power capacity snapshot for 2017

An estimated 0.7GW of new geothermal power came online in 2017, bringing the global total to an estimated 12.8GW, according to REN21’s Renewables Global...
energy projects

Global progress lags behind energy target for 2030

The world is not on track to meet the global energy targets for 2030 set as part of the Sustainable Development Goals, however real progress is being made in areas of expansion of access to electricity in least developed countries as well as industrial energy efficiency.
large power projects

Emerging markets to boost SCADA market growth

The global supervisory control and data acquisition system (SCADA) market will primarily be driven by increased investments in infrastructure development within emerging markets. The report, SCADA...

World Water Development Report seeks nature-based solutions

The UN World Water Development Report 2018, aligned with the World Water Day theme, demonstrates how nature-based solutions can provide the means to address...

Rebuttal of World Bank’s utility affordability report

“The World Bank has very creditably assembled data with which it was able to draw a conclusion that old power watchers like me have...
M&A forecast

M&A forecast for African market looks progressive

Increased activity forecast for the African M&A market in the next two years spells opportunity for the energy sector on the continent as indicated...
Wind turbine

Top 5 wind turbine OEMs hold sway

Wind turbine market intelligence finds that Danish manufacturer Vestas holds the title as the world’s largest supplier of wind turbines in 2017. This is due...
Africa Energy Track challenge

An islanded Microgrid in Africa

Traditionally control of electrical power networks has been a centralized, top down system approach. These larger systems offered a wide span of control allowing...
Exergy White paper

Exergy report: Enable turbine efficiency and power cycle performance

In recent years, the ORC (Organic Rankine Cycle) market expanded rapidly in terms of installed plants, produced power and number of ORC manufacturers. New...

The African Power Elites 2017

This unique annual publication boasts high level industry profiles who share their leadership insights and industry views. Alongside these leaders, innovation-driven projects showcase their success and...

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