innovation projects

Developing innovation projects to support sustainable development

Enel Foundation has reinforced its support to I4C, one of the major Italian innovation projects aimed at supporting sustainable development.

Op-Ed: Measuring the impact of SDGs commitments from businesses

This year marks just ten years to go to the deadline for completing the UN SDGs. How well are businesses doing on their commitments?
energy storage market

Electric mobility applications to drive energy storage market

The total energy storage market is expected to grow to $546 billion in annual revenue by 2035, according to a report released by Lux Research.
thermal power

New decade: Will thermal drown in the wake of clean power?

During the early days of energy supply, thermal power ruled the generation technology mix. It was reliable, robust and cheap. But that dominance is ending.

Utility transformation scenario planning for Eskom at AUW & PGAF

Utility transformation scenario planning for Eskom is just one of the thought-provoking sessions at #AUW2020 & #PGAF2020 taking place in May in Cape Town.

EdTech companies to advance ICT in the education system

The Mastercard Foundation Centre for Innovative Teaching and Learning in ICT is supporting 12 EdTech companies to advance ICT skills in Africa.

Five pointers for turning Eskom around

The ESI Africa and African Utility Week & POWERGEN Africa teams share some of the solutions that have been proposed for turning Eskom around.

East beats West in the rural electrification race

Watch the video clip as our editor shares her excitement about an east African country making inroads on its rural electrification programme.
Open market

The value of an open market pushes regulatory boundaries

An open market in South Africa will enhance electricity consumers' ability to generate power for own, which is currently reined in by outdated regulation.
Off-grid solar industry

Off-grid solar industry essential to achieve universal energy access

The off-grid solar industry has grown into a $1.75bn annual market, providing lighting and other energy services to 420 million users, states new report.

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