South Africa’s fuel cell plan risks failure without support

By Radhika Perrot An ambitious strategy to create fuel cell products for export will need incentives and cross-government backing to bear fruit, says Radhika Perrot....

African Ministerial Conference on Environment (AMCEN)

WHAT The Conference of African Ministers on Environment WHEN Sunday, 02 December 2012 WHERE Doha, Qatar, La Cigale Hotel WHO The African Union Commission (AUC) and AMCEN...

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2012 UNEP Ozone Africa Media Award is open! / Call for Entries / Register...

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Enel Green Power – Works Begin on Three New Plants in South Africa

Enel Green Power (EGP) has begun construction on three photovoltaic plants (Aurora, Paleisheuwel, Tom Burke) in South Africa.   With an installed capacity of 82.5...

New EU support to provide access to energy to two million people in Africa

The European Commission has today announced the results of the first call for proposals of an innovative programme for providing finance to bring electricity...

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South Africa: Solar geyser campaign a success at COP17

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Not easy to ditch coal, says South Africa

Durban - Government has acknowledged that South Africa will probably continue to make use of coal as a primary source of energy for the...

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