smart energy

Smart energy

Ed’s letter: Preparing for a decade of smart energy action

Let’s debate whether Africa is ready for a smart energy transition. Do these success stories show that we are already underway?

TID rollover in 2024: “Utilities have very little time left”

Conlog's R&D manager explains the risks associated with the STS TID metering rollover, which will affect municipalities, utitilities and sub-contractors.
supply chain

DTI and CSIR collaborate on growing greener industries

Industrial efficiency conference addresses smart energy solutions, smart factories and digital platforms for eco-innovation and growing greener industries.

Getting communities on board for utilities’ digital transformation is not easy...

African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa Day 2: SMART ENERGY: Getting communities on board for utilities’ digital transformation needed but not easy

Ed’s Note: It’s a busy month for the energy sector in...

The month of May is officially National Energy Month in South Africa. How apt that it overlaps with today’s national elections.
energy efficiency

Digitisation saves energy

Barry Bredenkamp, General Manager Energy Efficiency for the South African National Energy Development Institute (SANEDI), explains how the digital era is contributing...

ADD Grup partners for smart meter production in Egypt

ADD GRUP together with UAE company HERMAS and Egyptian organisation Maasara Company for Engineering Industries have announced a smart meter production agreement in Egypt. As...
carbon tax Bill

SolarEdge and Huawei battle out patent infringement lawsuit

In response to a patent infringement lawsuit filed by Israel-based solar PV inverter manufacturer SolarEdge, Chinese telecommunications firm Huawei responded claiming there is no...
wind energy

Wind energy adoption in Africa

Despite, multitudes of challenges restraining the growth of Africa’s renewable energy market, wind energy adoption has slowly gained pace over the past decade, according...

Innovation arrives at MEE

According to a Middle East Electricity (MEE) report, the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) requires a combined $131 billion worth of investment in electricity generation...

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