COVID-19

Fireside chat 23 Nov: GenderLens with Karen de Bruyn

Tune in for this popular broadcast, the GenderLens season 1 in conversation with motivated women in energy in South Africa.

Fireside chat 23 Nov: GenderLens with Naniki Nzuza

Watch this fireside chat about work and life during the COVID-19 pandemic as experienced by a senior operations engineer.

Fireside chat 23 Nov: GenderLens interview with Nomalungelo Mbewu

Watch the fireside chat with Nomalungelo Mbewu, General Manager: Strategy & Performance City Power, about work and life during COVID-19.
women leadership

Women in energy affected disproportionately by COVID-19

The world of work is profoundly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, and this is especially true of the energy sector.
COVID-19

Tony Blair: COVID-19 exposed Africa’s development landscape flaws

COVID-19 has exposed the challenges and opportunities of Africa’s development landscape, former British prime minister Tony Blair said in an African Development...
Kangnas Wind Farm kicks off operations

South Africa: Kangnas Wind Farm kicks off operations

Two years after construction kicked-off, Kangnas Wind Farm has achieved its commercial operations sign-off on 15 November 2020.
Eskom CEO answers tough questions on first day of Digital African Utility Week on 24 November

Eskom CEO answers tough questions at Digital #AUW on 24 Nov

At the Digital African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa, on 24 Nov, Eskom CEO André de Ruyter will talk about his time so far at the company.
Municipal Leaders Forum next week: Helping local government survive

Municipal Leaders Forum next week: Helping local government survive

On 18-19 November, the Municipal Leaders Forum will run two live webinars focusing on the future of municipalities in South Africa.
Renewable Energy

Renewable energy sector is booming despite pandemic lockdowns

“Renewables appear to be immune to Covid-19,” said Fatih Birol of the International Energy Agency this morning, as he revealed that clean energy had defied the pandemic downturn that has hit all other areas of the power sector.
Key measures to help SSA recover from climate change and COVID-19

Key measures to help SSA recover from climate change and COVID-19

A new report highlights six key measures that governments use in sub-Saharan Africa to address the impacts of COVID-19 and climate change.

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