distributed energy

Digitisation is a 'must' to manage the network complexity

Digitisation is a ‘must’ to manage the network’s complexity

The integration of distributed resources to the electricity network opens an opportunity for utilities to move to digitisation.
data centre EADC Nairobi

Largest data centre for East Africa to be sun-powered

Mettle Solar and Distributed Power (DPA) have announced a joint investment into a solar power plant to power the largest data centre in East Africa.
grid defection

Resist or embrace, grid defection can’t be ignored

Combined distributed generation and storage, give a customer the option to go from grid connected to grid defected. What are utilities to do?
Distributed PV

The big question: The future skyline of energy generation in cities

The Big Question we asked the experts is: What are Africa's cities and metros doing to encourage the uptake of distributed energy resources?
Access to energy strategy

Access to energy strategy delivers a decentralised market in Africa

ENGIE Africa has announced that it has successfully accelerated the Access to Energy strategy that it launched in 2018 across nine countries.
Low-carbon economy

All energy companies will be affected by clean energy transitions

“No energy company will be unaffected by clean energy transitions,” according to IEA's Executive Director, Dr Fatih Birol.

Op-Ed: Technology is at hand to achieve sustainable energy for all

Africa's burgeoning technology scene is the light at the end of the tunnel, writes Muhammadou M.O. Kah, Vice President of Academic Affairs.

Developing the last mile connectivity in Africa

In conversation with Emily Moder, COO at SteamaCo, we learn about the dynamics involved in last mile electricity distribution.
tender solar

Invest in distributed generation to enable business growth

Justin Schmidt from Absa Bank writes about the opportunities of investing in distributed generation, which in turn enables business growth.

IRENA ease investments and renewable energy projects in Africa

IRENA is increasing it's on-ground impact with 15 regional and sub-regional platforms which aim at scaling up renewable energy projects and investments.

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