distributed energy

Rural energy holds an untapped jobs engine

William Brent is a leader at Power for All, writes about the potential of distributed energy in creating the much needed jobs in rural communities.
climate action

Global business leaders urge governments to drive climate action

Major global businesses representing more than $1.5 trillion in total revenue have appealed to world government leaders to accelerate climate action.
funding

It’s time to realign African aid and financing

Investing in the African energy market? A barrage of obstacles that deter access to African aid and financing are met. Here are possible solutions.
Ghana

Ghana: regulation remains a diamond in the rough

In Ghana, the emergence of renewables into the current Ghanaian market structure is proving a real challenge for the existing legislature.
Unbundling

Pathway to revolutionise regional energy markets

Examining the EAC's (East African Community’s) energy sector can reveal information on how neighbouring countries can benefit from interdependence.
economies

Will 2019 attract a bull or bear FDI market?

ESI Africa explores the impact that the African Renaissance 2.0 will have on foreign direct investments (FDI), which could result in a boost in infrastructure build.
SAISC

Constructing an economy through skills transfer

The construction sector forms a big part of infrastructure development, but what happens to the growth of the economy when the construction sector faces drawbacks?
ArmCoil

Don’t be caught off guard by unsettling market conditions

Morné Bosch, general manager at ArmCoil, speaks to ESI Africa about the changing energy market with the arrival of the independent power producers.
energy efficiency

The Big Question | How to achieve high levels of energy...

Energy efficiency sits at the centre of achieving the ambitions set out in the Nationally Determined Contributions announced as part of the Paris Agreement at COP21.
Smart cities

Cities are the next frontier for climate investments, says report

According to IFC, cities in emerging markets alone have the potential to attract more than $29.4 trillion of climate investments.

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