electricity supply


Ramaphosa on Eskom: We are making progress

In his weekly, ‘From the desk of the President’, President Cyril Ramaphosa commented on the strides being taken by the national utility, Eskom. Ramaphosa highlighted the work being done by the state utility to improve operational performance and new generation capacity
NERSA consultation

NERSA short-changing S.Africans on its electricity division’s activities

“We call on NERSA to reassess the public comment periods on these matters of strong public interest, to provide more realistic consultation,” says Liz McDaid, OUTA’s Parliamentary and Energy Advisor.
GE and NDPHC restores 360MW in Nigeria amid COVID-19 challenges

Umeme raising the stakes, unveils $83.3m energy policy delivery plan

Meeting the Electricity Connections Policy 2018-2027 head-on, Umeme outlines the six areas it will invest its capital expenditure plan for 2020.
Mineral Resources and Energy Ministry

Detecting the value in local content regulation

In Nigeria’s latest regulation update, a law firm considers some of the implications that the Regulations & Minimum Specifications have for stakeholders.

Rwanda receives additional funding to improve electricity supply

The government of Rwanda has signed a €229.20 million ($265 million) funding agreement with the African Development Bank to improve the country’s electricity supply.

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...
energy access

Kenya: North Rift region to receive $19m electricity supply boost

Kenya Power has set aside KShs.1.63 billion ($19 million) to finance various projects aimed at strengthening the distribution network in North Rift region, to...

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