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Rwanda innovates to power its economy

A $200m project to convert methane into electricity is poised to change the lives of nearly 2m people in the mineral-rich Central African region—a major relief for the economies of Rwanda, Burundi and Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).…

The big read: Africa’s energy revolution takes shape

At a vast coal-fired power station under construction in South Africa’s northeast Limpopo province, workers go about their business in a cavernous engine room, inspecting the generators that will power the continent’s second largest economy.…

Opinion: Businesses must help electrify Africa

On 10th February, US President Barack Obama signed the Electrify Africa act into law, committing his government to supporting his landmark development initiative, Power Africa.…

Morocco leads the sustainable pack

In November, Morocco will face the task of keeping world leaders to their climate finance promises  when it hosts the UN COP22 climate change conference.…

Why North African solar power exports will be a marathon

With the opening of a new solar power plant in Morocco and the announcement of a wave of new projects in other North African states, the idea of a North African solar power industry transmitting energy to Europe and each other is back in the news again.…