Renewable Energy: Solution for Africa Energy Needs!

Africa Renewable Energy Opinion Piece!

May, 2017 Edition

Monthly wrap: who controls Africa’s clean energy destiny?

Our big story this month exposed an almighty row over Africa’s clean energy future. ...

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Why the Future of Africa Lies in Solar Power

Over R130 billion (roughly US$10 billion) is spent on energy products such as charcoal, kerosene and candles across Africa annually.

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Renewable electricity to surpass energy demand in Africa by 2030

Africa’s vast potential for renewable energy could outstrip ....

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“Africa and India must shape their futures together”, says AfDB president

This helps both India and Africa work especially well with each other ...

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Technology transforming energy landscape in Africa

According to Webb Meko, business development director, sub-Saharan Africa, Black & Veatch,

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Power in Africa—The Energy Tetralemma

The opportunities and the challenges in the African power sector are unmatched in any other part of the world

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There is Such a Thing as Too Much, Too Fast: Avoiding ‘Mismatched Expectations’ in Off-Grid Energy Investing

The off-grid energy sector has begun to turn an important corner, moving from what was generally considered impact investing to

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5 ideas to consider to make universal energy access a reality

At the recent World Bank’s Civil Society Policy Forum in Washington D.C., Power for All and Practical Action

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Lights out: poor governance and Africa’s energy crisis

Africa is rich in resources and opportunities. In so many fields, however, the continent is yet to hit its stride

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"To truly transform our economy, protect our security, and save our planet from the ravages of climate change, we need to ultimately make clean, renewable energy the profitable kind of energy. " Barrack Obama