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First undergrid mini-grid deployment in Nigeria a success

Rocky Mountain Institute, Abadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC) and Nayo Tropical Technology have partnered to bring Nigeria’s first rural commercial undergrid mini-grid online.
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The ethos of giving: Infrastructure is more than bricks and mortar

Unpacking the ethos of giving and development of the invisible infrastructure that supports civil society in Africa through corporate social responsibility.

Is your organisation complying with data protection laws?

Best practice in the protection of personal information will become increasingly important as pan-African trade picks up, and as African countries seek to boost exports internationally.
energy solutions

Africa Energy Generation prize extends to health and agribusiness

The competition rewards creativity, innovation and daring by offering support and training states Astria Fataki, the founder of Energy Generation.

World Economic Forum: How to maintain cyber resilience

The World Economic Forum advises businesses to consider cyber resilience from a business perspective, looking at the cyber element of operational risks to their business.

Factors impacting the development of Africa’s infrastructure

The world is eager to do business with Africa, but finds it difficult to access African markets because of poor infrastructure.
water crisis

Smart device alleviates Polokwane City water crisis this Mandela Day

Smart metering systems manufacturer, Lesira Teq is donating two JoJo tanks level monitor device to Polokwane City to monitor the water crisis.
chilling prospects

Chilling prospects for over 1bn people at risk from lack of...

The Chilling Prospects Tracking Sustainable Cooling for All 2020 report looked at 54 countries finding 1.02bn people lack cooling access and remain at risk.
Seychelles

Seychelles plans to pilot two electric buses in 2021

Seychelles plans to conduct a pilot study in 2021 with electric buses to test whether they work well as a mode of public transportation.
energy poverty gap

Close energy poverty gap by empowering women with clean energy

"Energy is tied to everything. It is tied to security, agriculture, education and infrastructure," says Ifeoma Malo in this exclusive interview.

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