Earth Overshoot Day

South Africans urged to help push back Earth Overshoot Day

The South African National Energy Development Institute (SANEDI) is announcing its participation in the global Earth Overshoot Day as from today, 1 August 2018....

SA judiciary says 12-years in the slammer for meter tampering

With serious efforts to enforce zero tolerance towards electricity theft and vandalism on state assets, the South African judicial system is playing hardball. A suspect...

Kenya Power opens ‘Power Clinics’ to enhance customer satisfaction

In order to enhance customer satisfaction and improve service delivery, Kenya Power has opened customer service hubs across the country. Dubbed ‘Power Clinics’, these facilities...
ZESA Holdings operations

Global partnership brings solar and water solutions to Tanzania

Africa (iA), a non-profit organisation, and Bayport Management, a multinational financial services provider with a strong presence in Tanzania, have formed a partnership to...

S.Africa: Industrial action places Eskom on loadshedding alert

Eskom has warned that the risk of loadshedding today is high as a result of the current industrial action at Eskom power stations, which...
GO15

Eskom still ‘stuck in the mud’ despite short-term wins

South African state-owned utility Eskom is undergoing a strategy review to overcome its bad rap of financial and governance challenges. According to the parastatal, the...

Morocco to see world’s first utility-scale blockchain infrastructure

New York-headquartered computing firm Soluna, is building wind-powered blockchain computing infrastructure in Morocco, to bring a clean and sustainable alternative to the current cryptocurrency...
megaproject

Egypt’s Megaproject commences operations

In collaboration with the Egyptian Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy, Siemens and its consortium partners, Orascom Construction and Elsewedy Electric, have announced the...
WEF

African Development Bank to address Africa’s investment challenge

The African Development Bank (AfDB) in collaboration with the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry will hold a panel discussion on the Africa...

Eskom signs $2.5bn loan agreement with China Development Bank

On Tuesday, South African state-owned power utility Eskom, signed a $2.5 billion loan agreement with the China Development Bank at a signing ceremony held in...

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