Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam under construction. Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ethiopia

Does South Africa need the Grand Inga?

Controversy continues to shadow the development of the DRC's Grand Inga III project, with latest commentary probing South Africa's commitment to the project.

African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa rescheduled to November

ANNOUNCEMENT: African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa has new dates and will run from 24-26 November 2020 at the CTICC in Cape Town, South Africa.
infrastructure agreement

DRC welcomes GE infrastructure agreement to accelerate energy access

A 3-year infrastructure agreement, signed between the DRC and GE, seeks to accelerate the economic and social development of the country.

Bboxx, DRC sign MoU to bring power to 10m people by...

British firm Bboxx, has signed a MoU with the Government of the Democratic Republic of Congo to bring affordable, reliable and clean electricity to 10 million citizens by 2024.
Central African Republic

Diesel generator sets to power Bangui in Central African Republic

A project undertaken by a Tunisian-based EPC is set to remedy the electricity problems in Bangui, the capital city of Central Africa Republic (CAR).

Water and energy savings solutions for the mining industry

Flowserve believe that what was possibly the best solution and way of doing things 10 or 20 years ago has been replaced by more innovative solutions.
investment

Equatorial Guinea carries Year of Investment initiative into 2020

Equatorial Guinea in partnership with the African Energy Chamber will be continuing its outreach to global investors with the Year of Investment 2020.
Africa

Fifth Investing in Africa Forum leverages partnerships

The 5th Investing in Africa Forum in Brazzaville opened with the host country’s president emphasising that Africa “must not be condemned to stagnation”.
WEF

Equatorial Guinea touted favourable economic indicators at WEF

The government of Equatorial Guinea, represented by the Ministry of Economy, Finance and Planning, has concluded a successful mission at WEF on Africa.
Mambilla

Three accords finalised for the 147 Ruzizi III hydropower project

IPS together with SN Power, have signed project agreements for the Ruzizi III hydropower project with the governments of Burundi, DRC and Rwanda.

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