entrepreneurs

EIB-ENGIE initiative to bring reliable and affordable energy to 1.4million Ugandans

Using solar home systems to financially empower rural Uganda

Millions of people in rural Uganda are set to access reliable and cheap electricity for the first time under a new off-grid solar scheme.
energy solutions

Africa Energy Generation prize extends to health and agribusiness

The competition rewards creativity, innovation and daring by offering support and training states Astria Fataki, the founder of Energy Generation.
Afreximbank

Entrepreneurs seek financial inclusion, reveals WBAF Global survey results

The World Business Angels Investment Forum revealed that financial inclusion will empower entrepreneurs to survive the impact of COVID-19 while a survey reflects on company's survival confidence.
digital skills

Only in Africa: Changing the way we change Africa’s story

Changing the quip "Only in Africa" from a negative connotation to a positive narrative about living in or doing business in Africa.

Initiate! energy start-up and innovation programme goes global

“We’re so proud of how Initiate! has evolved and become a global movement that breeds talent and empowers next-gen energy entrepreneurs."
Virtual reality

African Energy Chamber to empower young energy professionals

The African Energy Chamber is launching its first Fellowship Programme to provide young energy professionals with the tools to become future leaders across the industry.
Eskom Contractor Academy

Eskom Contractor Academy equips entrepreneurs within the energy space

The Eskom Contractor Academy recognises 14 budding entrepreneurs for having completed a gruelling academic programme in Cape Town.
CEO Forum

Energy survey: The gender imperative

GreenCape surveys embracing gender diversity in the energy sector and will host a networking funciton to discuss the results.
IFC

Egypt partners with IFC to back innovative start-ups

Egypt’s Ministry of Investment and International Cooperation (MIIC) together with the International Finance Corporation (IFC) have signed an agreement to support young entrepreneurs and...

Access Power launches 2018 innovative funding programme

Dubai-based energy developer, Access Power, has announced the launch of ACF 2018, the third edition of the funding and support platform for renewable energy...

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