Epra Proposes Penalties for Kenya Power Exceeding Blackout Limits

Frequent power outages in Kenya have become a significant concern, disrupting daily life and business operations. To address this issue, the Energy Regulatory Commission (Epra) has proposed regulations aimed at improving the reliability of power supply in Kenya by setting limits on blackouts and imposing penalties for exceeding these limits.  This move is crucial, as…

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What makes the Kenya-Toshiba ESS partnership a pioneer in clean energy for a brighter future? 

Toshiba Energy Systems & Solutions Corporation (Toshiba ESS) has clinched a contract. They will supply steam turbines and generators for the revamp of Kenya’s oldest geothermal power plant, Olkaria I. Toshiba ESS’s turbines and generators will increase the power output of Units 1 to 3 from 15 MW to 21 MW each, a 40% increase,…

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TEF-backed Agripreneurs

 The Impact of TEF-backed Agripreneurs on African Agriculture

The Tony Elumelu Foundation’s Entrepreneurship Programme has had a significant impact on African agriculture by empowering young agripreneurs across the continent.  By supporting agribusiness ventures, the Foundation is addressing key challenges such as climate change, resource depletion, and the need for innovative agricultural practices in Africa.  The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) plays a crucial role…

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200 African Leaders Spark Change at IEA's Training Event

200 African Leaders Spark Change at IEA’s Training Event

The recent IEA Energy Efficiency Training event brought together nearly 200 African policymakers to discuss energy efficiency. It was significant. These partnerships serve as platforms for exchanging ideas, sharing best practices, and establishing networks for future collaborations. They lay the foundation for impactful joint initiatives in energy efficiency, fostering cooperation among African nations. These partnerships…

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Enel Green Power’s Impact on South Africa’s Energy Landscape

Enel Green Power is a key driver of wind energy projects in South Africa, aiding the country’s shift to renewable energy sources.  Their initiatives, including connecting wind farms like Soetwater to the grid, highlight the importance of renewable energy in addressing environmental concerns.  Enel Green Power’s investments in wind and solar projects have contributed significantly…

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43MW ASTRO N7s ZBB-TF

The World’s First 43MW ASTRO N7s ZBB-TF Mass-Production Unveiled

The ASTRO N7s ZBB-TF solar modules represent a significant advancement in renewable energy. By integrating technologies like low-corrosion paste and LIF, Astronergy boosts solar efficiency.  These modules stand out with features like ZBB-TF tech and fine-line silver fingers, setting a new standard. Astronergy’s innovation marks a transformative change in solar panel production, ensuring wider access…

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Genesis and Hive Hydrogen

Genesis and Hive Hydrogen’s Green Ammonia Project Sparks Economic and Environmental Transformation In Eastern Cape

The partnership between Genesis and Hive Hydrogen in the Eastern Cape green ammonia project is a significant step towards sustainability.  It aims to establish hydrogen and ammonia plants powered by renewable energy. This initiative marks a major move towards reducing carbon emissions and promoting environmental conservation. The $4.6 billion Green Ammonia Plant in the Coega…

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