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Power Industry Focuses on Renewables: Solar PV is the Fastest Growing

Transition to more decentralized and intelligent energy systems are driving market opportunities, finds Frost & Sullivan’s Energy & Environment team read more

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China and Russia commit to World Energy Congress

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WORLD ENERGY CONGRESS UNVEILS PROGRAM THEMES

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MENA gains from US climate fund

The 1st dedicated exhibition for the PV and solar industries of the MENA region 3–5 September 2013 read more

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GulfSol 2013 set to address MENA solar power problems

Solar power in the Middle East seems simultaneously logical with sun-scorched deserts everywhere, and illogical, all that oil, at the same time. read more

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Climate Investment Funds Give North Africa and Middle East Green Light for Revised Regional Solar Plan

 

AfDB/World Bank-supported plan to generate more than a gigawatt of power read more

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Call for papers issued for sub-Sahara’s premier power conference and expo

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“The challenge in South Africa is ensuring that we have the technical skills to match the strong drive to invest in renewable energy.”

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World Earth Day: Clean Power Africa to showcase renewable energy solutions for businesses

Clean Power Africa to showcase top hydro, solar and wind technology

“Today’s World Earth Day reminds us all of our need to commit to protecting our environment and increasing renewable energy projects instead of relying on the more traditional power sources is a great way for countries and companies to start making a difference.”   This is according to Emma Sayers, the conference producer of the upcoming Clean Power Africa in Cape Town’s CTICC from 14-15 May. 

The event will give an exclusive look at hydro, wind and solar projects and opportunities across the African continent, gathering major stakeholders in the clean power energy generation sector looking at feasible solutions to fulfil Africa’s generation capacity needs. read more

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Sonelgaz and Condor Electronics featuring Algeria’s leading energy exhibition

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“Small and mini hydro will need to be an integral part of the future energy mix in Africa.”

Exclusive interview with Wim Jonker Klunne, Senior Researcher Renewable Energy, CSIR, South Africa.  Wim is a regular speaker at Clean Power Africa (formerly Hydropower Africa) and this year will chair a session on “Small and Mini Hydro Projects – The way forward”. read more

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“The time for a sustainable use of renewables is now. We do not have a choice. Clean energy is the way to go.”

Exclusive interview with Engineer Martin Manuhwa, Managing Director of ZAIDG, Zimbabwe and speaker at the upcoming Clean Power Africa conference. read more

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The Group Sonelgaz confirms its participation at electro, automation & energy 2013

Tunisia is the Guest of Honor in 2013

Valuable conference program read more

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Nigeria Receives Approval for Additional CIF $50 million to Bolster Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Use with AfDB Support

WASHINGTON, February 22, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ The Climate Investment Funds (CIF) (http://www.afdb.org) has announced an agreement to provide Nigeria with US $50 million to support an African Development Bank-supported program of financial intermediation for renewable energy and energy efficiency through local banks, as part of the country’s national Investment Plan endorsed by the CIF in 2010. The money, being provided under the CIF’s Clean Technology Fund (CTF), is designated to stimulate alternative and efficient ways to generate electricity and to reduce dependence on energy sources which contribute significantly to greenhouse gas emissions. read more

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