Zimbabwe’s solar irrigated farms face threats from elephants

When one of Zimbabwe’s first solar mini-grid systems was installed in this drought-prone village near the Botswana border in 2016,

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Govt cancels coal block jointly allocated to NTPC, JKSPDC

The central government has cancelled the joint allocation of a coal block in Odisha to state-owned NTPC and Jammu &

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PowerGen acquires micro-grid firm Rafiki Power from E.on

The fast-growing market for off-grid renewable energy systems received a boost yesterday, as leading African developer PowerGen announced it has

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AfDB approves $20m for clean energy in Africa

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved $20 million for the Facility for Energy Inclusion (FEI). The facility was sponsored

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Zimbabwe’s Govt promotes renewable energy investment

Government is considering a number of incentives to attract investment in renewable energy as part of efforts to ease power

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IFC & MIGA to support landmark wind farm on Egypt’s Gulf of Suez

IFC and MIGA, members of the World Bank Group, signed an agreement to support the development of a 252-megawatt wind

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B2Gold to construct a solar power plant at its Fekola mine site in Mali

B2Gold, in its June quarter results, has provided an update on its plans to install a solar plant at its

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Solar powered desalination plant in Kenya provides fresh water for 25,000 people daily

While energy shortfalls are a major challenge affecting developing countries, water shortage problems are springing up in various parts of

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30MW solar plant to be built in Blitta, Togo

The Togolese authorities have recently announced the construction of a 30 MW solar power plant in Blitta in the centre

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World’s biggest hydroelectric project inches closer to reality in Congo

A dream of building the world’s biggest hydroelectric project in the heart of Africa may be inching closer to reality.

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