Energy & Power Generation

EnergyNet Limited were delighted to welcome senior representatives from The China Electricity Council, China-Africa Development Fund, DLA Piper, Jinko Solar and Chint, amongst many others, to the Africa Energy Forum

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EnergyNet Limited were delighted to welcome senior representatives from The China Electricity Council, China-Africa Development Fund, DLA Piper, Jinko Solar and Chint, amongst many others, to the Africa Energy Forum EnergyNet Limited (http://www.energynet.co.uk) were delighted last month to welcome senior representatives from The China Electricity Council, China-Africa Development Fund, DLA Piper, Jinko Solar and Chint, amongst many others, to the ...

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Energy to update SA on nuclear build programme

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By– SAnews.gov.za Pretoria – The Department of Energy will today host a status briefing on South Africa’s nuclear build programme. The media briefing, which will be held in Ballito, KwaZulu-Natal, will be addressed by senior government officials as well as senior State Owned Entities (SoE) officials involved in the preparations for the nuclear new build programme. The briefing comes following ...

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Scatec Solar to build first large scale solar plant in West Africa

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Mali now becomes the first country to install the largest solar grid-connected power plant in the region An historic agreement to Build-Own-and Operate West Africa’s first utility-scale solar power plant was signed here today by Norwegian company Scatec Solar (http://www.scatecsolar.com) and its partners, the Malian Ministry of Energy and Water and Electricité du Mali (EDM), the electricity utility of Mali. ...

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Eranove embarks on hydro-electric power project in Mali

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Hydro-electric power is one renewable energy source that is in abundant supply in Africa On 18 June, the Eranove Group (http://www.eranove.com), a major pan-African player in the electricity and water sectors, signed a 30-year concession agreement with the government of the Republic of Mali through its subsidiary Kenié Energie Renouvelable. Under the agreement, which is effective from the date of ...

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APO Announces the winner of the 2015 APO Energy Media Award

Ghanaian journalist Kofi Adu Domfeh, first place winner of the APO Energy Media Award

Ghanaian journalist Kofi Adu Domfeh, first place winner of the APO Energy Media Award. Kofi Adu Domfeh from Ghana has been selected as the 1st place winner of the 2015 APO Energy Media Award (http://www.apo-opa.com). Kofi Domfeh is currently in Dubai on an all expenses paid trip offered by APO to attend the Africa Energy Forum (http://www.africa-energy-forum.com) held in Dubai ...

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SunEdison Awarded 371 Megawatts across Five Solar Projects in South Africa

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SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), the world’s largest renewable energy development company, today announced it has been awarded an additional five solar photovoltaic projects in South Africa, totaling 371 megawatts (MW) DC. This award stems from the extended capacity announcement for the fourth bid round of the Renewable Energy IPP Procurement (REIPPP) Programme organized by South Africa’s Department of Energy (DOE), ...

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AfDB supports indigenous power investors in Africa

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The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) approved on Wednesday, April 29, 2015, a USD 50 million investment in CEC Africa Investments Limited, a multinational power company headquartered in Nigeria and Zambia. CEC Africa (CECA) seeks to acquire and develop distribution and transmission assets and complementary greenfield generation projects throughout Sub-Saharan Africa. By investing across the energy ...

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SunEdison Awarded 86 MW DC Solar Photovoltaic Project In South Africa

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– This project represents 20% of the total solar awarded to preferred bidders for the fourth round of the South African Renewable Energy IPP Procurement Program SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), the world’s largest renewable energy development company, today announced it has been awarded an 86 megawatts (MW) DC solar photovoltaic project in South Africa during the fourth bid round of ...

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ROSATOM Participated in the Power and Electricity Conference in Nairobi (Kenya)

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“Nuclear power is an enabling technology that will provide Africa with the energy it needs to fulfill its massive economic potential. ROSATOM called for the integration of nuclear power into African economies as a key driver of social economic development. ROSATOM believes that Africa is more than ready to develop nuclear technologies,” said Viktor Polikarpov, Rusatom International Network Regional Vice-President ...

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African Utility Week Gathers Renewable Experts in May to Show Wind and Solar Energy Solutions

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This is according to Sliman Abu Amara, Area Manager Africa, DNV GL Energy, a leading global testing, certification and advisory services company that has been working on the largest wind and solar energy projects in Africa, including South Africa, Egypt, Kenya and Morocco. “We encourage the whole sector to anticipate these developments and continue helping South Africa to stabilise its ...

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