Green hydrogen was the focus as South African President Cyril Ramaphosa delivered the keynote address at the special-edition Sustainable Infrastructure Development Symposium South Africa (SIDSSA).
ACWA Power and TSFE will explore a joint investment to create a 1.1 GW wind energy project in the Gulf of Suez.
Masdar and Infinity are set to create a 10-gigawatt onshore wind project in Egypt. The project will be one of the largest windfarms in the world.
Komati Power Station in South Africa will be ‘repurposed’ following a USD 497 million loan from the World Bank.
The Just Energy Transition Partnership investment plan will be presented at COP27. The partners have pledged USD 8.5 billion to support South Africa’s energy transition.
ECOWAS states are planning to create an electricity market that will span West Africa by next year.
KarmSolar, an Egyptian solar energy firm, has received USD 2.42 million in funding from Qatar National Bank ALAHLI (QNB ALAHLI).
Hitachi Energy signs agreement with Société Nationale d’Electricité to provide power for the Inga-Kolwezi high-voltage link.
African clean energy is the key to the continent’s future as it moves away from fossil fuels to embrace renewables.
The Namibian solar power industry receives a boost as The Namibian Electricity Control Board grants a license to develop of 125 MW solar PV plant.