Vestas awarded turnkey South African wind project

Wind energy technology company Vestas will provide construction, engineering and procurement for EDF Renewables' 35MW Wesley wind farm in South Africa’s Eastern Cape province.

Israel Innovation Authority invest in smart meter-algorithm integration

The Israel Innovation Authority has issued a grant to help energy analytics firm Grid4C to accelerate the development of its algorithm.

What is a smart metering solution fit for the African market?

Representatives from metering company Conlog speaks on the need for robust, safe and secure smart metering technology that is appropriate for the...

Jordan to scale up renewables by 2021

Jordan’s Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources, Hala Zawati, has revealed plans to grow the country’s renewable energy capacity to 2,400MW by 2021, driven in part by the numerous solar energy projects planned in the country.
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The importance of innovation and collaboration in accelerating Africa’s energy transition

Smart Energy International’s editor, Claire Volkwyn spoke with Gamuchirai Mutezo, and Shawn Alimohammadi, two if the participants in the inaugural Initiate! challenge on the continent, about the change in their perspective and outlook since participating in the programme, and the importance of shared knowledge in building an accelerated, sustainable future for Africa’s energy sector.

Ghana’s masterplan for a secure energy transition

Smart Energy International’s Media Director, Ross Hastie spoke to representatives from ICF about the master-plan for Ghana's energy future, and the ICF's role in facilitating and supporting the country’s power sector model.

The Initiate! programme and Africa’s energy future

Smart Energy International’s editor, Claire Volkwyn spoke with Initiate participants Chelsea Tucker, and Raymond Kiyegga about their experiences, of the developing African energy market, and the impressive rate of adoption of new technologies on the continent.
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Global Wind Energy Council launches Africa Task Force

The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) has launched the Africa Task Force, which aims to accelerate the adoption and deployment of renewable energy technology across the continent.
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EDF to develop 800MW hybrid renewables plant in Morocco

French utility EDF Renewables, Abu Dhabi-based Masdar and Moroccan developer Green of Africa have won the development rights for the 800MW Noor Midelt 1 solar hybrid solar project in Midelt, Morocco.

Nordic countries to strengthen partnerships in Sub-Saharan African energy and water...

Nordic Utility Days at #AUW2019: Nordic countries to strengthen partnerships in Sub-Saharan African energy and water markets.

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