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AfDB & EIB join forces to boost Africa’s infrastructure investment

The African Development Bank (AfDB) and European Investment Bank (EIB) have signed a joint partnership action plan highlighting their strengthened cooperation and mutual development priorities and a strong shared emphasis on boosting public and private sector investment in Africa.

UK-Africa Summit: Renewables critical for Africa’s economic recovery

Renewables will be a critical driver of Africa’s post-COVID-19 growth recovery and economic prosperity, said experts at UK-Africa Summit.
Tlou Energy and Botswana Power Corporation execute a pilot PPA

Tlou Energy and Botswana Power Corporation execute a pilot PPA

A pilot PPA has been fully executed between Tlou Energy and Botswana Power Corporation for the first 2MW of power from the Lesedi project.

Smart meters for Kenyan businesses to improve customer service

Kenya Power is rolling out a smart meter project targeting 55,000 small and medium enterprises across the country.

How to finance the just energy transition in South Africa and...

CDC Group, TIPS and NBI announced the launch of the 'Just Transition Finance Roadmap' in South Africa and India.
MIGA issues $26m in guarantees supporting Escotel Mauritius

MIGA issues $26m in guarantees to Escotel Mauritius’ solar investment

MIGA guarantees will support the provision of electricity to telecommunication network sites in Liberia and Sierra Leone.
energy storage

Innovations in energy storage will reduce carbon emissions

Investment in battery energy storage research is key to reducing carbon emissions and boosting electrification says the newly appointed head of global battery research hub Consortium for Battery Innovation, Dr Christian Rosenkrantz.
hydrogen fuel cell

Impala Platinum invests in a fund for hydrogen energy

Baker McKenzie has advised Implats on its investment into a fund that focuses on companies developing sustainable hydrogen energy.
solar world record

New solar world record reaches conversion efficiency of 23.01%

JinkoSolar's N-Type solar panels hit a record-high conversion efficiency of 23.01%, breaking the previous world record of 22.39% set by JinkoSolar themselves in January 2020.
Ghana wind plans

SAWEA: Mpumalanga is a key location to drive just energy transition

Due to the large number of energy intensive users in Mpumalanga, it is seen as an ideal location to promote the just energy transition.

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