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Kenya’s geothermal generation picking up steam

Kenya’s geothermal generation picking up steam

With the recent completion of the Menengai geothermal power plant, Kenya has now more than tripled its production from 198MW to almost 672MW in just six years.
Ethiopia’s Tulu Moye geothermal power project gets a US grant

Ethiopia’s Tulu Moye geothermal power project gets US grant

The US DFC has committed $1.55 million in technical development for the Tulu Moye geothermal power project in Ethiopia.
hydropower eco-friendly

Hydropower: The eco-friendly natural energy choice for Africa

To provide eco-friendly hydropower generation systems, Toshiba conducts research and development at its world-leading hydraulic research laboratory.
Talking points: How to set up shop in Rwanda’s mini-grid market

Talking points: How to set up shop in Rwanda’s mini-grid market

ESI Africa in partnership with Camco Clean Energy, brings you an exclusive interview with Karl Boyce, CEO of Rwanda-based mini-grid developer ARC Power.
Tanzania: AfDB aided project improves access to water and sanitation

Tanzania: AfDB aided project improves access to water and sanitation

The Zanzibar Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Project has provided water and sanitation services to around 287,000 people.
Kenyan renewable energy expert wins GWEC revolutionary award

Kenyan renewable energy expert wins GWEC revolutionary award

Wangari Muchiri, a Kenya-based renewable energy planning expert, is the winner of the first edition of the REvolutionaries: The Steve Sawyer Memorial Award.
faecal waste

Kenya’s 2-in-1 facility to treat faecal waste and produce biofuels

The 2-in-1 design is an innovative concept for the treatment of faecal waste while generating sustainable biomass fuel for local commercial buyers.
e-mobility Zembo Uganda

Uganda: E-mobility on a pay as you go model to boost...

E-mobility star-up Zembo is trying to create a new market for e-mobility in Ugandan capital Kampala with a lease-to-own business model for electric motorcycles.
Rwanda secures $150m to improve access to modern energy.

Rwanda secures $150m to improve access to modern energy

The World Bank approved $150 million to improve access to modern energy for households, enterprises, and public institutions in Rwanda.
KenGen seeks advisory for sale of certified emissions reductions

KenGen seeks advisory for sale of certified emissions reduction

KenGen intends to engage a transaction advisor for sale of certified emission reductions from the Clean Development Mechanism projects.

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