Water and energy sector talks next week at Virtual AUW &...

Unique, live discussions to learn, connect and engage, free for all online via the 2020 Virtual African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa.
pre-paid meters

Electric sub-meter market to exhibit 6% CAGR through 2030

The electric sub-meter market is anticipated to close in on $13 billion by 2030, with rapid resurgence expected post-COVID-19 pandemic according to FMI.
Draft Regulations

Draft regulations: New electricity order on the cards for South Africa

South Africans have 30 days as of 5 May in which to respond to the draft amendments to the Electricity Regulations on New Generation Capacity.

Water concerns: Pandemic could starve WASH sectors of resources

Paul Yillia is the moderator of the live discussion on “The impact of COVID-19 on Africa’s water sector” on Thursday, 14 May, during the Virtual African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa.
grid flexibility

Utilities shine brightest when the going gets tough

Ed's Note: Our #HeartForTheSector campaign sparked a global dialogue on how the COVID-19 pandemic has put utilities into crisis management mode.
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Nigeria pledges free electricity supply nationwide for two months

The Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors has aligned with government to provide a two-month period of free electricity supply to all customers.
Battery market

Op-Ed: Energy storage is the key to energy access in East...

Pumped hydro dams are prominently used as energy storage in East Africa, but that is changing with the increase in renewable energies plus battery storage.
water access

Municipalities urged to switch on the water supply immediately

The South African minister of human settlements, water and sanitation, has appealed to municipalities to refrain from cutting water supply to residents.
Green Outcomes Fund

Green Outcomes Fund launches to grow green SMMEs in SA

The Green Outcomes Fund, a first of its kind structure, incentivises local South African fund managers to increase investment in green SMME businesses.
Ikeja Electric

Ikeja Electric suspends disconnection activities during lockdown

Ikeja Electric will not be disconnecting its customers during the lockdown period enforced by the government to curb the spread of COVID-19.

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