Energy & Power Generation

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Nigerian Business Giant Tony Elumelu to Open Annual West African Power Industry Convention in Lagos in November

August 30, 2014 at 08:12

Well-known global business leader, financier, entrepreneur, investment guru and philanthropist Tony Elumelu is heading up a high-level list of power experts who will address this year’s West African Power Industry […]

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iPAD Rwanda Forum to Provide Investment Platform for Africa’s Next Best Business Opportunity

August 25, 2014 at 13:17

This is according to Emmanuelle Nicholls, event director of the upcoming iPAD Rwanda Power & Infrastructure Investment Forum. The event is taking place from 3-4 November in Kigali and enjoys […]

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South Africa, Ethiopia, and Kenya lead renewables spurt in Africa

August 22, 2014 at 12:14

Sub-Saharan Africa will see more capacity come online this year in non-hydro renewable energy than in the whole of the 2000-13 period London and New York, 21 August – Sub-Saharan […]

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New initiative boosts Renewable Energy Technology Transfer between China and Ghana and Zambia with UNDP and Danish Development Assistance as catalysts

August 20, 2014 at 12:43

A milestone partnership was forged today in Beijing between China, Denmark, Ghana, Zambia and UNDP with the signing of a project agreement for Renewable Energy Technology Transfer. This project is […]

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Siendon launches PowerGo to beat the Power Cuts in Ghana

August 14, 2014 at 13:53

A range of high performance power banks has been launched in Ghana to ensure that batteries on mobile phones, tablets, Bluetooth headsets, cameras and other electronic devices do not run […]

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Citi to Source $2.5 Billion to “Power Africa”

August 12, 2014 at 12:02

Citi has pledged to source $2.5 billion in incremental capital to improve access to electricity for millions of people across Africa as part of the “Power Africa” initiative. Power Africa […]

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Remarks With Ghanaian President John Mahama and Millennium Challenge Corporation CEO Dana Hyde at the Signing of the Ghana Power Compact

August 7, 2014 at 14:41

John Kerry Secretary of State Treaty Room Washington, DC August 5, 2014 MS. HYDE: Good afternoon. Mr. President and Secretary Kerry, Mr. Minister, and friends of Ghana: I am delighted […]

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(from left to right) Dr Donald Kaberuka President of AfDB, David Mark Rubenstein co-founder and co-chief executive officer of The Carlyle Group and Mr Sim Tshabalala, Chief Executive of Standard Bank Group, during the panel discussion at the African Leaders Business Forum

Momentum gathering in Power Africa initiative across Africa

August 6, 2014 at 13:53

Standard Bank Group, Africa’s largest lender by assets, has renewed its commitment to the Power Africa Initiative Standard Bank Group (http://www.standardbank.com), Africa’s largest lender by assets, has renewed its commitment […]

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Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson

SA: R850m for nuclear development

July 22, 2014 at 07:29

Source: SAnews.gov.za Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson says R850 million of her department’s R7.4-billion budget will go towards nuclear development. “On the nuclear front, R850 million has been allocated to the […]

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Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson

SA needs to engage on energy future

July 21, 2014 at 14:49

Source: SAnews.gov.za While strides have been made since the establishment of the Department of Energy in 2010, Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson says that the country needs to engage in a national […]

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