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Masdar plans 10GW in clean energy across 6 Sub-Saharan nations

GDN Online 07 Dec 2023
As the largest pure-play renewable energy company on the continent, we are proud of our long-term partnerships, and we look forward to developing an important pipeline of clean energy projects, working for Africa, with Africa.”.

South Africa: Renewable Energy Producers Must Clear New Hurdle to Supply Electricity to National Grid

All Africa 07 Dec 2023
Renewable energy players will now require permission and consent from Eskom if they want to build new energy projects that are located close to existing electricity grid infrastructure ....

How to make green hydrogen work for Africa

Korea Times 07 Dec 2023
Even as global warming destroys ecosystems, undermines food security, and worsens water scarcity, Africa still relies heavily on fossil fuels; renewables account for only about 21 percent of electricity generation ... Amos Wemanya is a senior adviser on renewable energy and just transitions at Power Shift Africa.

Building towards stronger Africa-France relations

Independent online (SA) 07 Dec 2023
Over the years, there have been efforts to renew Africa-France relations ... He had promised to renew relations and overhaul France’s relations with the entire continent. Yes, many commitments have been made by France in the support of Africa’s entrepreneurship ecosystem ... It was envisaged that 10 000 SMMEs in Africa would benefit from the initiative.

Annual RENEWPAC Summit:

B & FT Online 07 Dec 2023
The General Assembly of the RENEWPAC Summit, taking place in Dakar, Senegal, has adopted a Manifesto representing the collective voice of liberals and democrats in the Renew Europe political family, as well as allied parties in the Pacific, Africa and the Caribbean ... The Renew ...

Sibanye-Stillwater accelerates decarbonisation with two further renewables projects

Mining Weekly 07 Dec 2023
The financial close and start of construction of two additional renewable energy projects for ...

Airtel Africa urges enhanced public-private collaboration for climate action in Africa at COP28 |07 December 2023

Nation 07 Dec 2023
“We stress the importance of an enabling policy environment for sustainable development and climate action in partnership with Africa’s private sector ... Members in the coalition, including Airtel Africa, committed to escalating the adoption of renewable energy, investing in climate-adaptation solutions, and ensuring an equitable transition.

GRACELIN BASKARAN: Energy future is not all clear blue skies

Business Day 07 Dec 2023
Though global investment in renewable energy exceeded $3-trillion from 2010-2019, Africa received only 2.4% of it from 2010-2020 ... Third, while the energy transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy seems straightforward, it is not ... Africa contributes only 3% of global emissions.

'We want them to be very clear' - Rahul Dravid's advice to Indian batters ahead of South Africa series

Sportingnews 07 Dec 2023
Rahul Dravid's first assignment as the India head coach after his renewal of contract by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is the daunting South Africa trip.  ... Who are the support staff for Men in Blue?India vs South Africa.

PRECIOUS MOLOI-MOTSEPE: Africa can respond to climate change and improve standards of living

Business Day 07 Dec 2023
If we are to meet their needs and aspirations in the context of sustainable development, Africa must do things differently ... For example, there are now about 600-million people in Africa without access to electricity ... With Africa’s abundant sunlight and other renewables such as wind and hydro, we must invest in untapped opportunity. .

Special cabinet meeting set discuss Eskom CEO appointment on Friday

Mail Guardian South Africa 07 Dec 2023
Also on the agenda for Friday’s special cabinet meeting will be the next bid window for South Africa’s Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme. Bid windows seven and eight are meant to procure 5 000 megawatts of renewable energy each.

After nearly 15 years leading Hopkinton, this official is moving to the private sector

Milford Daily News 07 Dec 2023
“I have always believed in giving back, and I have long felt a calling to give something back to Zimbabwe and to Africa,” added Khumalo, a native of Zimbabwe. "Solar and renewable energy present a unique opportunity to bring advancement and opportunity to the people of Africa.

IND vs SA: India captain Suryakumar Yadav on cusp of going past Alex Hales and ...

India TV 07 Dec 2023
India and South Africa will renew their rivalry in the first of the three-match ...

US says combatants on both sides of Sudan conflict have committed war crimes

Jurist 07 Dec 2023
Blinken nodded to this parallel in his statement Wednesday ... The designation aimed to provide “force and renewed urgency” to resolving the conflict, the secretary said. In a statement, Amnesty International USA’s Africa advocacy lead Kate Hixon lauded the secretary’s determination, but urged officials to take meaningful action ... ....

Unlocking the potential of green hydrogen in Africa

Independent online (SA) 06 Dec 2023
In South Africa, with a dedicated renewable energy programme in place (the REIPP) since 2010, it is leveraging off its success with the programme and is now implementing a developing battery storage programme to capture and store excess generation for future deployment to the ...

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