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Off-grid solutions attractive proposition for private-sector investors

By: David Oliveira     10th March 2017 Small-scale off-grid electricity solutions may be the best method to help reduce the electricity deficit in Africa, argued global power and automation group ABB senior VP and ABB Africa director Tobias Becker during a panel discussion at the Africa Energy Indaba, which took place in Johannesburg... 

Clearing environmental hurdles to power supply growth

29th July 2016 Environmental consultant SRK Consulting is developing an enabling framework that will help power projects in South Africa to streamline the process of acquiring environmental approvals, in order to avoid unnecessary delays in implementation. 

Botswana gives enviro thumbs up for coal-to-power export IPP

By: Martin Creamer     7th July 2016 Potential cross-border power-from-coal generation from neighbouring Botswana took another step forward on Thursday when Mauritius- and Botswana-listed Shumba Energy announced that it had obtained the official environmental thumbs up for its coal mine and associated 600 MW mine-mouth power station... 

GIBB experts map out solutions at the 2015 Africa Energy Indaba

19th February 2015 “Developing regional power integration will form the backbone to drive down the electricity deficit in Africa,” these are the words of Nishan Rathanlall, GIBB’s energy expert participating in the 2015 Africa Energy Indaba to be held at the Sandton Convention Centre from 17-18 February. Rathanlall... 

Mozambique’s first gas-to-power facility inaugurated 

By: Leandi Kolver     28th August 2014 Petrochemical giant Sasol, in partnership with Mozambique State-owned power utility Electricidade de Moçambique (EDM), on Thursday inaugurated Mozambique’s first permanent large-scale gas-to-power facility in Ressano Garcia. Natural gas would be supplied to the new 175 MW Central Termica de... 


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