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Angola oil company exchanges black for green in restructuring

Angola’s National Oil Company Sonangol has announced it is going public, restructuring as a comprehensive National Energy Company rather than strictly oil focused.

Hydrogen is a gas like any other, just with a greener potential

While the commercial production of indigenous gas depends on the probability of it being discovered and exploited, the commercial production of hydrogen depends on certainty of decisions to exploit South Africa’s solar and wind resources.
container ship Maersk green fuel

Green fuel for shipping vessels on the horizon

Container logistics company Maersk has identified its partners to produce green fuel for its first vessel to operate on carbon-neutral methanol.
uk hydrogen strategy

UK Government launches Hydrogen Strategy

The United Kingdom's government plans for hydrogen to replace natural gas in powering around 3 million UK homes yearly, as well as to power transport and businesses in heavy industry.
climate change

Very little time left to limit the effect of climate change

Climate change is widespread, rapid and intensifying and some of these trends are now irreversible during our present time frame, according to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report.
clean energy

Huawei commits to a greener and more sustainable future

Huawei has reaffirmed its commitment to ensuring that innovation enables sustainable development and building a greener, intelligent world. At a recent forum hosted by the telecommunications giant, Huawei Chairman, Liang Hua highlighted the organisations commitment.
green and sustainabile finance

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.
rooftop solar

GreenCape points to green investment opportunities in new market reports

GreenCape have launched the latest Market Intelligence Reports which highlight investment opportunities in key sectors of the green economy.

AfDB injects loan of $116 million into Egypt’s electricity sector

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) have approved an $116 million loan to fund the second phase of Egypt’s Electricity and Green Growth Support Program. This programme seeks to enhance the power sector’s financial sustainability, governance and operations.

IRENA and Morocco collaborating to explore hydrogen economy

IRENA and the Moroccan Ministry of Energy, Mines and Environment (MEME) have signed an agreement to actively pursue green hydrogen studies.