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Africa: South Africa Leads the Charge in Nations Transitioning to Renewable Energy Plans

All Africa 01 Oct 2022
... invest in renewable energy and move away from coal for South Africa over the next three to five years.
photo: AP / Manu Brabo, FILE
This Oct. 22, 2011 file photo, shows a general view of buildings ravaged by fighting in Sirte, Libya.

The Road to World War III: How US-NATO Forces Turned Libya into Hell on Earth

GlobalResearch 01 Oct 2022
... to control Libya, a resource rich African nation.  The aftermath of the destruction of Libya led to a civil war between armed factions vying for power to creating a renewed slave trade in North Africa that involved between 700,000 to 1 million African migrants and refugees.

Control Risks’ Africa Risk-Reward Index launched

B & FT Online 30 Sep 2022
This explores how the urgent global transition away from fossil fuels, combined with the disruption to European energy markets, has prompted a renewed focus on energy in Africa – both as a source of energy for other parts of the world and as a continent with the potential to ‘leapfrog’ development through the widespread adoption of clean energy.

Invest in Africa’s climate adaptation transition – One.Org invites world’s wealthiest countries to support Africa

Joy Online 30 Sep 2022
The study, titled “How Africa Can Help Drive Global Climate Change Solutions,” also encourages affluent countries to support Africa’s efforts to prepare for climate change ... It is anticipated that Africa’s shift to renewable energy might generate over nine million additional jobs in the energy sector between 2019 and 2030.

Japan's Daikin to build air conditioners in Nigeria in renewed push

Reuters 30 Sep 2022
TOKYO, Sept 30 (Reuters) - Japan's Daikin Industries Ltd (6367.T) will begin assembling air conditioners in Nigeria as it renews a push into Africa that had been delayed by the COVID-19 pandemic, a regional head said on Thursday ... in India and East Africa, told Reuters.

Japan’s Daikin to build air conditioners in Nigeria in renewed push

FX Empire 30 Sep 2022
TOKYO (Reuters) -Japan’s Daikin Industries Ltd will begin assembling air conditioners in Nigeria as it renews a push into Africa that had been delayed by the COVID-19 pandemic, a regional head said on Thursday ... “For East Africa, we will continue to supply finished products produced in India,” a Daikin spokesperson said.

Hosts Ghana clash with Nigeria in MEA Rugby League Championship final

Joy Online 30 Sep 2022
Ghana and Nigeria renew their ageless rivalry as they go head-to-head in the grand finale of the Middle East Africa Rugby League ...

Meet Eskom’s new board tasked with bringing SA out of darkness

Independent online (SA) 30 Sep 2022
South Africa’s Public Enterprises Minister, Pravin Gordhan, on Friday announced the new board at the ailing power utility, Eskom ... Non-Executive Director BioTherm Energy (PTY) Ltd; one South Africa’s foremost renewable energy companies ... He was the Chair of the Energy Intensive Users Group (EIUG) of South Africa.

So what’s up with climate policy? Well quite a lot, actually

The Liberty Beacon 30 Sep 2022
No country in the world has been able to industrialize using renewable energy,” yet Africa is expected to do so “when everybody else in the world knows that we need gas-powered industries for business.” Fueled by subsidies, the total amount of crops used annually for biofuels is ...

RENEW LLC Becomes Renew Capital

The Joplin Globe 29 Sep 2022
More than a decade after launching an innovative public-private finance model for growing small and medium businesses in Africa, the impact investment firm RENEW LLC has relaunched under a new brand, Renew Capital ... Since the establishment of the network in 2012, Renew Capital Angels has mobilized millions of dollars into Africa’s middle market.

Kibo to list clean energy projects as new company

Renewables Now 29 Sep 2022
"The market opportunities, government support and technical innovation in both South Africa and the UK are evolving and are at the ideal stage to position USE, and thus Kibo, as influential innovators in the renewable/clean baseload energy generation sector,” said chief executive Louis Coetzee ... Join Renewables Now's free daily newsletter now! ....

Scatec sets 1.5-GW annual capacity goal, to sharpen focus on H2

Renewables Now 29 Sep 2022
Specifically, the company will seek to further expand its renewable energy business, while paying greater attention to particular markets such as South Africa, Brazil, the Philippines, Hydro-Africa, Egypt, India, and Poland ... Join Renewables Now's free daily newsletter now! ....

Gan: FG Should Create Incentives to Attract Investors

This Day 29 Sep 2022
CHINT was established in 1984 as a leading smart energy solutions and renewable energy provider ... Can you tell us about CHINT’s involvement in this year’s edition, which is considered Africa’s largest gathering of energy professionals? ... As you know, the environmental and economic benefits of renewable energy cannot be overstated.

The Role Of Utility, Challenges Of Creditworthiness, Infrastructure, And Capacity (By Ana Hajduka)

MENA FN 29 Sep 2022
(MENAFN - African Press Organization) Ana Hajduka, CEO, Africa GreenCo. The lack of creditworthy offtakers is a key factor deterring investment in Renewable Energy (RE) in SADC region, resulting ... .

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