ESKOM FRAUD

Eskom and the SIU recover R1.56 billion in overpayments made

Two former executives of Eskom have already appeared in court and are being prosecuted in connection with these and other irregularities.
fossil fuels Africa

IRENA and AfDB partner to advance Africa’s energy transition

IRENA and the AfDB to jointly support investment in low carbon energy projects, a move expected to advance Africa’s energy transition.
utilities

Conlog: Utilities going digital means better customer engagement

Utilities turn to digitalisation not just to keep up with a world stepping onto the fourth industrial revolution, but because it makes business sense.
energy storage

Energy storage adoption in Africa

Battery prices are falling steadily, but at what point does battery energy storage become truly financially viable?

ABB helps Beirut to rebuild power infrastructure

Following the devastating explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon, in August 2020, which saw loss of life and many vital services impacted, rebuild efforts have picked up pace as ABB donates products and solutions to secure the power infrastructure.

Webinar recording: Selecting a replacement for SDH grid communications with a...

Webinar broadcast date: Tuesday, 15 December 2020 04h00 New York | 09h00 GMT | 09h00 London |...
Satellite

Satellite imagery used for electricity consumption forecasting in Africa for the...

The new service from e-GUIDE, a collaboration between The Rockefeller Foundation and four leading universities, helps utilities and system planners improve the...
eskom ceo

Eskom CEO’s push for cost-reflective tariffs welcomed at Digital African Utility...

Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter’s move toward cost-reflective tariffs instead of leaning on taxpayers to subsidise the state utility was welcomed at the opening session of Digital Africa Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa.
digital

Webinar recording: Smart energy reimagining your digital utility

Advice for utilities to achieve cost reduction, revenue management and enhanced customer services when pivoting to digital.
enlit africa

African Utility Week announces new brand and vision: Enlit Africa

African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa has unveiled its new name, identity and vision, Enlit Africa, during the opening session of the digital edition of the event.

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