Solar-charging micro-firms could solve mobile energy gap

Solar-powered charging of mobile phones holds great potential for Africa, and could generate significant income for smallholder entrepreneurs, according to a report. People often...

Report: Africa in 50 Years Time

A new report says African countries could become a dominate force in global trade over the next 50 years. The African Development Bank says...

Djibouti: Solar Powered Community Stations Now Open

Doraleh, Djibouti / Dubai, United Arab Emirates: DP World's programme to develop health and educational capacity along transport corridors in Africa has taken another...

Rwanda: First solar powered school set for launch

The Government and the European Union (EU) Delegation in Rwanda will, today, inaugurate the first school in the country to be powered by solar...

Bonds to Finance Africa’s Biggest Power Plant

Ethiopia plans to offer more bonds to finance Africa’s biggest power plant after selling 7 billion birr ($408 million) of debt domestically over the...

GE committed to job creation in sub-Saharan Africa

John Krenicki, president and CEO of GE Energy, said on Wednesday that the company remained committed to job creation in sub-Saharan Africa. Speaking at the...

AfDB, Eskom Sign USD365M Renewable Energy Loans

Eskom and the African Development Bank (AfDB) have signed two loan agreements for a total value of USD365 million that will enable the first...

Tapping into Geothermal Energy

Ministers and technical experts in Ministries of Energy and/ or Mines from the African Rift Geothermal Development Facility (ARGeo) member countries, are meeting at...

Novozymes Pioneers Food–Energy Venture in Africa

On September 21, Novozymes announced its investment in CleanStar Mozambique at the Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting. CleanStar Mozambique, a company founded by Novozymes...

Rwanda: More Local Youth Are Take On ICT

Rwanda's youth are cultivating great enthusiasm in the energy and technology sector. This is depicted in their extensive involvement in Information and Communication Technology...

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