Mpumalanga economy

No silver bullet but many ways to renew Mpumalanga’s economy

A range of potential economic activities and the growth of new sectors beyond renewable energy can and should be explored as part of a drive to revive the Mpumalanga economy as it moves away from an overreliance on coal.
wind power growth

Global wind power growth must triple over next decade to achieve...

2020 was a record year for the global wind power industry, but a new report by the Global Wind Energy Council warns the world needs to install new wind power capacity three times faster over the next decade to achieve global climate targets.

Supporting start-ups is integral to the off-grid industry

Sun Connect's Harald Schützeichel writes about how suporting start-ups is integral to the off-grid industry.

Powership group notches preferred bidder status in RMIPPPP

Karpowership SA, a 49% Black-owned group will provide power to South Africa’s national electricity grid under the Risk Mitigation Independent Power Producers Procurement Programme (RMIPPPP).

Ed’s note: Predicting the future using ones and zeros

There is a language that has become a valuable skill to have on your résumé. It's not Spanish, Russian or Mandarin—but it is very useful in commercial and public domains.
green bonds

Green investments into energy at the core of recovery post COVID-19

Green investments by the African continent especially in the energy sector needs to be a major building block in the foundation of a post COVID-19 recovery strategy.
geothermal spudding-in

Spudding-in marks progress for Tanzania’s geothermal aspirations

The principal research and innovation engineer at Tanzania Geothermal Development Company (TGDC), Eng. Chagaka Kalimbia announced the successful spudding-in of the first geothermal well in Tanzania.
ABB Mozambique LNG

ABB brought on board to power Total-led Mozambique LNG project

CCS JV has signed a deal with ABB to provide the comprehensive integrated and intelligent electrical systems for the $23 billion Mozambique LNG megaproject.
EV growth

Ask an expert: How to enable EV growth through smart solutions

Lucy Electric explores the solutions to overcome the EV growth challenge, which puts pressure on already highly utilised assets, especially in dense urban areas.
smart cities

Commentary: Smart cities play integral role in urban sustainability

Smart cities are much more than a city that is digitally enabled and teeming with technology. Smart cities are cities that centre innovation in all its forms in fulfilling their purpose and promote best practices in urban sustainability.

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