Lenah Mabusela. Power Engineer. Globeleq South Africa

LENAH MABUSELA shares her views on renewables in South Africa

Lenah Mabusela, one of Globeleq South Africa’s power engineers, talks about the importance of the country celebrating Youth Day as well as diversity in the renewable energy sector.
Moyi Power

Moyi Power to provide 500,000 DRC residents with power

Moyi Power, a consortium led by Gridworks and including Eranove and AEE Power, has signed three concession agreements that will see the company develop, build and operate three large-scale solar hybrid off-grid utilities in the DRC.
hydrogen

IRENA and Morocco collaborating to explore hydrogen economy

IRENA and the Moroccan Ministry of Energy, Mines and Environment (MEME) have signed an agreement to actively pursue green hydrogen studies.
Wind turbine Sudan

Arrival of wind turbine in Sudan marks a significant milestone

The 63m-tall wind turbine marks the inaugural milestone towards the first commercial-scale wind energy plant in Sudan.
technical advisor

West Africa: $465 million approved for regional electricity access

Countries in the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) will expand access to grid electricity to over one million people, enhance power system stability for another 3.5 million people, and increase renewable energy integration in the West Africa Power Pool (WAPP).
green funding

Winch Energy seeks $2.1 million to fund renewable energy technology

Winch Energy, an off-grid utilities provider, is looking to raise up to $2.1 million through a crowdfunding campaign to accelerate the installation of renewable energy technology in Sierra Leone and Uganda.
Mozambique solar PV

Mozambique starts construction on first solar energy storage IPP

Globeleq, Source Energia and Electricidade de Moçambique (EDM) have started construction on the first IPP in Mozambique to integrate utility scale energy storage with a solar PV plant.
Municipal Energy Resilience

Western Cape opens RFI for its Municipal Energy Resilience project

Request for Information, open to private and public organisations, published by the Western Cape Government for renewable energy projects that will develop into new generation capacity in the region.
SAWEA

SAWEA welcomes threshold increase and moves to an open electricity market

The South African Wind Energy Association (SAWEA), has welcomed the announcement by President Ramaphosa to lift the threshold for companies to produce their own electricity without a licence to 100MW.
hydropower capacity

Latest growth figures on global hydropower capacity, not clean-cut

The IHA's 2021 status report shows that installed global hydropower capacity rose by 1.6% to 1,330GW over the past year but is falling short.

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