2020 – Issue 3
Transmission and Distribution
Linking resources together would enable renewable energy trading between SSA countries, writes Energy and Economic Growth programme director Simon Trace.
This article, which first appeared in the Africa Energy Yearbook 2020, explores regional energy transition and provides case studies.
Bifacial solar technology results in an overall increase in energy generation of the asset, but also calls for unique financing writes UL.
Big data analytics enables the energy utility sector to optimise power generation and planning. But this is not always a smooth sailing practice.
By mid-April 2020, 13 African countries had announced free electricity as part of their COVID-19 crisis for poor households.