University of Johannesburg’s School of Electrical Engineering will be hosting the Shell Eco-Marathon South Africa on 27 and 28 October, where students will battle out in the self-built energy-efficient vehicles.
The African Development Bank’s executive directors this week approved a €7 million equity investment in the Partech Africa Fund.
South Africa stands at the precipice of anonymity and risks losing its permanent seat at the IAEA Board of Governors, writes Gaopalelwe Santswere.
Finance and Policy
AfDB’s Director for Energy Financial Solutions, Policy and Regulation, Wale Shonibare said: "We are looking to connect 200 million households to electricity – 75 million of those will be off-grid."
The world’s multilateral development banks (MDBs), taxpayer-funded institutions charged with helping end global poverty, are still not moving fast enough to scale up their support...