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Impacts of E, S and G on the energy landscape

An article covering the overall views from participants from an Energy Council session that undertook to consider environmental, social and governance (ESG) in the energy sector.

Mini-subs, dry-type transformers safeguard environment at vehicle plant

In South Africa, air-cooled dry-type transformers and mini-substations offer a new vehicle manufacturing facility environmental benefit and safety benefits.

New coal project in Zimbabwe counterintuitive or necessary?

With the majority of countries around the world moving away from coal, Dinde villagers in Zimbabwe fear immediate displacement and environment degradation from a new coal project.
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Prioritise ESG factors or risk losing investors

New research from PwC has found that environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors have now become a make-or-break consideration for leading investors globally. 
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Development bank prioritises energy transition through new ESG policy

Energy-focused multilateral development bank, the Arab Petroleum Investments Corporation (APICORP) has reinforced its commitment to the energy transition by committing to a new environment, social and governance (ESG) policy framework.
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Op-ed: The measure of socially responsible investments

The ESG approach as socially responsible investments grows, accounting for a good chunk of global mainstream investment strategies.
Vodacom installs new solar-powered sites

Schneider Electric judged most sustainable by ESG rating agency

The environmental, social and governance rating from V.E positions Schneider first in the Electronic Components & Equipment sector among the best companies in Europe.
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Decarbonising South Africa’s power system report unveils evidence

The recent Power Sector Decarbonisation Report states that it is possible for South Africa to decarbonise its economy and assesses ways to ensure a just transition that is economically, socially and environmentally sustainable.  
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Green and sustainable finance – putting theory into action

Environmental, social and governance (ESG) initiatives are key market drivers for governments and corporate leaders, given the overwhelming need to advance sustainable investing.
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More ‘S’ in ESG reporting needed to ramp up energy investments

The World Energy Council's secretary-general and CEO, Dr Wilkinson, states that renewables will need other energy “friends” and flexible storage solutions to be widely and readily available.