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Fiddler’s Ferry Coal-Fired Power Station

Standard Bank: Policy on financing coal-fired power plants

Standard Bank has issued a finance policy that clearly stipulates the amount of emissions from coal-fired power plants it can finance.

Standard Bank AGM: shareholders challenge board, favour the climate

In a first for South Africa, at a Standard Bank AGM held on 30 May shareholders challenged the board and favoured the climate.
renewable energy sector

GreenCape claims prestigious award for gender empowerment

South African non-profit organisation GreenCape, has been awarded the Top Gender Empowered Company in the Energy and Utilities sector award at the prestigious Standard...
rotational loadshedding

Investor confidence in Eskom stabilises

South Africa’s power utility Eskom has successfully priced a two tranche 10 year $1.5 billion global bond due in 2028 under its $4 billion...

Diversification of South Africa’s energy supply continues

Standard Bank has closed four projects under the latest round of South Africa’s Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme, (REIPPPP), making it the...

Off-grid, captive power solutions sustain investment in Africa’s energy sector

With recent reports estimating that six hundred million people are without access to electricity in sub-Saharan Africa, significant and sustained investment is required across...
Berrie de Jager

Exclusive interview: Berrie de Jager | Standard Bank

Exclusive interview with Berrie de Jager, Head: Natural Resources, Commercial Banking at Standard Bank, a sponsor at the African Utility Week Industry Awards in the...

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