KenGen

The Big Question | geothermal training

The Rift Valley in East Africa is recorded to have about 15,000MW of potential geothermal capacity. With Kenya at the leading edge – set...
Eskom Expo

Is it possible to achieve zero non-technical losses?

Fraudsters never stand still – so why do you in your attempts to beat them? The threat of lost revenue poses an opportunity to...
prepaid water meters

Tech services deliver fluidity to water market

By David Green, research manager: smart utilities infrastructure group at IHS Markit, US Water utilities have historically been slower to adopt smart meter technology than...
tariffs

The rise of smart meters in South Africa

The rise in popularity of smart meter devices is steadily putting electricity distributors in South Africa in an advantageous position to reduce their reaction...
SAIEE

Off grid, on power: How minigrids enable electrification

Until recently, Gbamu Gbamu, a rural community in Nigeria’s Ogun State, was left without access to electricity – cash-strapped utilities could not justify the...

Harnessing the power of each kilowatt hour

The kilowatt hour (kWh) is a unit of trade for energy distribution utilities, which holds a hidden resource. Let’s examine why utilities should focus...

Nigeria urgently needs its Petroleum Industry Bills signed into law

With recent gas discoveries made in east African countries, Nigeria is no longer the only 'darling' of oil and gas whom investors pursued as...
Umeme

Strong leadership required to capitalise on opportunity

Amid widespread market disruption in the global power sector, Africa is faced with a wealth of new opportunities, but the continent will need to...
infrastructure gap

Private sector urged to close the infrastructure gap in Africa

Kenya’ President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged for the support of bankable projects in energy, transport, ICT, water and sanitation underlining that it provides unprecedented...
tidal energy

Digitisation set to transform energy transmission and distribution in Africa

As Africa faces emerging opportunities to help deliver efficient, affordable and reliable electricity to consumers, GE Power released a whitepaper on the Digitisation of...

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