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IEA

IEA appoints the new Africa Programme Manager

IEA has appointed Maximilian Jarrett as its first Africa Programme Manager to help expand the Agency’s reach in the continent.
Open Africa Power

Enel Foundation dedicates Open Africa Power to Nelson Mandela

During the launch of Open Africa Power training module at UCT GSB, Enel Foundation and Nelson Mandela Foundation unveiled a new partnership.
Adesina

“Nobody eats GDP” says Adesina while gaging Africa’s economies

AfDB's President, Akinwumi Adesina, says economic "growth must be visible. Growth must be equitable. Growth must be felt in the lives of people."
directives

Mantashe reveals interventions to close the energy gap

"We are in the process of gazetting a revised Schedule 2 of the Electricity Regulation Act; which will enable self-generation," revealed Gwede Mantashe.
Necsa board

Necsa secures new board members as appointed by the DMRE

Minister Gwede Mantashe has officially announced the appointment of seven members to the board of the Nuclear Energy Corporation of South Africa (Necsa).
Eskom Chairman Jabu Mabuza

Eskom chairman resigns as network stays constrained

Eskom Chairman Jabu Mabuza has taken accountability for the power utility's failure and tendered his resignation on Friday, 10 January 2020.
energy regulatory association

Kenyan expert to lead East African energy regulatory association

East Africa's energy regulatory association welcomed in its new CEO, Geoffrey Mabea who believes the EAC will benefit from energy policy harmonisation.
video

Partner with African Power and Energy Elites

The African Power & Energy Elites 2020 is open for business with three sponsorship packages to choose from. Email: sales@esi-africa.com for more info.
women in power

Renewable energy is not the future, it’s the present!

Wangari Muchiri was named a 2019 Obama Leader for Africa and recognised at Africa Science Week for her role in breaking barriers for women in STEM.
Andre de Ruyter

Nampak’s Andre de Ruyter appointed as Eskom CEO

The South African ministry of public enterprises yesterday announced Andre de Ruyter as Eskom’s new Group Chief Executive.

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