Africa

. All news, projects, policy and regulation announcements concerning electricity generation across Africa, including electrification projects, renewable energy uptake, energy transition news in Africa and utility announcementsTenders, power purchase agreements, and energy auctions from sub-Sarahan Africa, West Africa, East Africa, North Africa and Madagascar will also be included in this section.

GE gas turbine

GE restores gas turbines adding 360MW to Nigeria’s grid

GE announced the successful rehabilitation of three 9E.03 gas turbines at three Niger Delta Power Holding Company power plants in Calabar and Sapele, Nigeria.
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Climate targets unattainable without ‘new dawn’ for carbon capture says IEA

Climate targets are unattainable without a ‘new dawn’ for carbon capture, utilisation and storage says a new report from the IEA.
digitalisation

CEO Forum expert partner Oracle Utilities on digitalization

Mike Ballard, Vice President Industry Strategy, Oracle Utilities shares some insights concerning digitalisation and automation in the power sector.

Webinar series: Global nuclear energy market review

Five-part dialogue on nuclear energy At a high-level panel of senior political figures and experts from leading international...
ZEST WEG turbine technology

ZEST WEG launches gearless turbine technology in South Africa

The development of a new, direct drive, gearless wind turbine by its parent company WEG is a key factor in Zest WEG’s plan to grow a client base in South Africa.
Lumos Home solar system

Lumos to expand solar footprint in Nigeria with latest investment win

Lumos has obtained $35 million in financing from the US International Development Finance Corporation to expand its existing solar power market in Nigeria.
Iberdrola wind project

Construction to begin on Morocco’s Taza windfarm

According to EDF Renewables and Mitsui & CO, construction on the first phase of the wind farm, 15km north-west of Taza in north Morocco, is about to start.

#AUW-PGAF announces agenda for joint ‘Digital Energy Festival’

An unprecedented five-week tour de force of quality content and engagement on the continent’s largest, all-encompassing digital energy platform.
conlog

Conlog: Special product launch

Join Conlog for this special Product Launch, as the firm pulls off the covers on its latest product offering and few innovative solutions.
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Solar and wind capacity up – fossil fuels down 25%

New research from BloombergNEF revealed that photovoltaics dominated as the main new power-generating technology source in dozens of countries around the world in 2019.

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