Africa emissions

Virtual AUW highlights: Adopting new behaviours to influence emissions

Africa's first focus should be electrification and the continent's economic growth, not to undermine the urgent efforts undertaken globally, but because the continent isn't the cause of the climate emergency. However, the lowest contributor to harmful emissions is also the most threatened if climate change goals aren't met.

Webinar recording: Asset Investment Planning; Management – Future proofing for Middle...

Access this recorded discussion where our speakers explore regional trends challenging asset-intensive organisations in the Middle East today; The approach taken by National Grid Electricity Transmission business to meet these challenges; Why a growing number of companies are turning to Copperleaf’s decision analytics software to help them decide where and when to invest in their businesses to improve capital efficiency, manage risk, and improve shareholder value.
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Deal concludes for Saudi Arabian GW-scale vanadium redox battery facility

The JV will see the partners produce Vanadium Redox Flow Batteries (VRFB) through the jointly-formed Advance Energy Storage System Investment Company.
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Virtual AUW session: Key considerations in smart grid and metering communication

Register to attend this African Utility Week/POWERGEN Africa virtual session in which experts will discuss communication options available for the smart grid.
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Virtual series: African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa

African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa may have been postponed to November 2020 but due to popular demand for information, expert opinion and connections with your peers and customers, you can now register to attend any of the ten virtual sessions.
DEWA blockchain

DEWA joins blockchain-driven business transparency drive

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has joined the Dubai Unified Business Registry, an initiative by Dubai Economy to achieve inclusiveness and transparency in business activities in the emirate.
water sector africa

Covid-19: Unpacking the African water sector response

A shift in resources allocation towards the health sector to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic is going to starve other sectors like the water, sanitation and hygiene sector of much needed financing
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Enel Foundation alumnus, university team designs open-source ventilators

A team of engineers and healthcare practitioners at South Africa's University of Johannesburg (UJ), including the Enel Foundation's 2019 Open Africa Project (OPA) alumnus Dr Samuel Masebino, have taken an innovative approach to the provision of ventilators in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Microsoft

Bangladesh launches $218.7 million Green Transformation Fund

Bangladesh has introduced a $218.7 million Green Transformation Fund to provide soft loans to solar developers, other environment-friendly products.
rural electrification

Rural electrification to unlock $4 billion in Ethiopia’s economy

Linking agriculture and rural electrification in Ethiopia could help the country to unlock up to $4 billion to its economy.

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