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WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP: ACHIEVING AN EQUAL FUTURE IN THE RENEWABLE ENERGY SECTOR

WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP: ACHIEVING AN EQUAL FUTURE IN THE RENEWABLE ENERGY SECTOR A decade into South Africa’s renewable energy sector’s existence, it has become apparent it is still lagging in sufficient gender diversity.  Hence the industry is actively giving attention…

Solar: A Power(full) Alternative for the Cold Chain

Solar: A Power(full) Alternative for the Cold Chain With the continual rise in conventional energy costs and slow electricity grid expansion in South Africa, this power source is not only a convenient stand alone alternative, but importantly a green solution.…

Honeywell Selected By Sidpec To Support Expansion Of Its Flagship Petrochemical Complex

Honeywell Selected By Sidpec To Support Expansion Of Its Flagship Petrochemical Complex Latest Honeywell process automation technologies boost production performance and help increase supply of vital petrochemical products to the Egyptian market ​Honeywell Process Solutions (HPS) announced that Sidi Kerir…

Barrick Achieves 2020 Production Targets

Barrick Achieves 2020 Production Targets By Grivin Ngongula Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:GOLD)(TSX:ABX) (“Barrick” or the “Company”) today announced preliminary full year and fourth quarter 2020 results which indicate that it has met its 2020 guidance targets. Preliminary gold production for…

Much potential but far to go for nascent hydrogen economy

Much potential but far to go for nascent hydrogen economy African Energy The most abundant element on earth, hydrogen, already has industrial uses, but it could do much more to transform the global energy mix as industrialised economies and the…

Kibali Continues to Shine

Kibali Continues to Shine By Our Corresondence Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo – The Barrick Gold operated Kibali Joint Venture in the DRC produced 808,134 ounces of gold in 2020, achieving the top-end of production guidance for the year1. This…

Kenya’s 100-MW Kipeto wind park connects to grid

Kenya’s 100-MW Kipeto wind park connects to grid The 100-MW Kipeto wind farm in Kajiado, Kenya has been connected to the grid and will now be gradually brought online, Kipeto Energy Plc announced. BioTherm Energy, backed by London-based private equity…

Energy multinational outlines South Africa’s $100bn green hydrogen export opportunity

Energy multinational outlines South Africa’s $100bn green hydrogen export opportunity BY: TERENCE CREAMER CREAMER MEDIA EDITOR French energy multinational Engie says that South Africa is ideally positioned, by virtue of its solar and wind endowments, to emerge as a global…

Zimbabwe Stock Exchange embraces the power of solar

Zimbabwe ethanol production plant to generate excess electricity   The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange has commissioned its own solar power plant with a generation capacity of up to 40kVA. The solar plant was officially commissioned earlier this week by Zimbabwe Stock…

A focus on transformational shifts in the energy supply

A focus on transformational shifts in the energy supply The global COVID-19 outbreak is not just a health catastrophe but increasingly is evolving into an economic crisis of global proportions. What does this mean for Africa’s energy story? On one…