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“With over 600 hundred referenced sites across the globe Clean Power Africa offers us an opportunity to share our experiences.”
“To help ordinary people in Africa have a better quality of life.”
State Secretaries Braun and Herkes travel to Mozambique and Tanzania with a business delegation for high-level talks
BERLIN, Germany, March 11, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ – The State Secretary of the Federal Foreign Office, Prof. Harald Braun, and the State Secretary at the Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology, Anne Ruth Herkes, are travelling to Mozambique and Tanzania from 11 to 15 March 2013. They will be accompanied by a business delegation.
Clean Power Africa to showcase successful renewable projects
Cape Town, South Africa, March 10, 2013 –(PR.com)– There is undoubtedly awareness among South Africans that renewable energy is the way to go. But how feasible is it for the ordinary householder to switch to new, greener technology?
“In a country such as South Africa where solar energy is abundant, the sustainability of its usage through solar geysers and solar panels is unquestioned,” says Dr Roula Inglesi-Lotz, senior lecturer at the Department of Economics of the University of Pretoria and headline speaker at the upcoming Clean Power Africa conference and exhibition from 14-15 May in Cape Town.
Africa, with all its natural resources, is the ideal location for renewable energy infrastructure investment and development. With potential growth in renewable energy investment set to grow from US $3,6 billion in 2012 to US $57 billion by 2020, the ‘gold rush’ has started. The large volume of foreign direct investment into the South African Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) established by the South African Department of Energy to identify investment opportunities in the electricity sector is evidence of this gold rush.
Double-digit growth of electro-technology imports to Algeria
SANEDI wants to position South Africa as leader in field
SunEdison demonstrates its ability to deploy high value solar assets in Europe and to structure complex transactions attracting world class financing partners
“Towards a win-win partnership” – The Ministry of Energy and Mines strongly supports electro, automation & energy
“Within 20 years our target is to produce 40% of our electricity through solar and wind. To reach this, Algeria needs partners with technological know-how in these fields, and partners who are ready to transfer their know-how. Like this the question of partnership becomes inevitable”, underlines the director of renewable energies and the control of energy at the Ministry of Energy and Mines, MrLakhdarBenmazouz, in his opening speech of electro, automation & energy 2012 on May 05, 2012.
FRV brings its industry leading franchise in development, construction and operation of large scale solar plants to emerging solar markets
Denham Capital is a leading global energy-focused private equity firm, with a strong track record in renewable investments