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Somaliland among 1st beneficiaries of 50 Clean Energy Projects

Decentralized renewable energy company ImpactPPA and Earth Day Network have announced an initiative to install clean energy systems at 50 facilities by 2020. The “50 by 50” initiative will focus on providing hybrid wind and solar installations to schools, healthcare centers, and other facilities whose work could be greatly enhanced by access to reliable energy. […]

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Energy Commercial Bank to list shares on Ghana Stock Exchange – News

Energy Commercial Bank says it plans to float and list shares on the Ghana Stock Exchange to allow Ghanaian investor participation in the future direction of the bank. Dr Jimoh Ibrahim, Board Chairman of the Bank, who made the announcement, said details of the initial public offering would be out in the next few weeks […]

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Energy: Nigerian crude stalls a bit

Nigerian crude looked set for a sizeable overhang on Tuesday with more than half the April programme still available, with the May schedules due out within the next week. * Demand has been weak as refinery maintenance in both Europe and Asia is set to peak in May. April loading Angolan has sold better than […]

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IFC and Côte d’Ivoire lead opportunities to reduce energy gap with renewables

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and Côte d’Ivoire’s Ministry of Oil, Energy and Renewable Energy Development of Côte d’Ivoire have partnered to bring together public and private sector executives in dialogue around how to unlock private investments to achieve the country’s goals in renewable energy. Côte d’Ivoire has announced it wants renewable […]

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Senegal: 15,000 rural households go for clean energy

Moustapha Sene is soft-spoken, but he is sure of what he’s doing, and has proved a rare knack for seeing the obvious. A company his family started 25 years ago, Sahel Gaz, has been transforming free air from the atmosphere to produce oxygen for local hospitals. The idea of converting nature into revenue while building […]

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Energy: Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Market Dynamics

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) industry The Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Market, presents critical information and factual data about the United States Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Market, providing an overall statistical learning of that industry on the basis of market drivers, market constraints, and its future prospects. The universal North America Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) possibilities and trends are also taken […]

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Study: Grid electricity and off-grid solutions not meeting Africans energy demands

A new study released by the Center for Global Development found that either grid electricity or off-grid solutions alone are currently inadequate to meet many African consumers’ modern energy demands. The survey of consumers in twelve African countries found that on-grid customers still rely heavily on off-grid solutions like generators for their daily lives, and […]

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UK to support solar energy industry in Uganda

The British High Commissioner to Uganda, HE Peter West has announced a new partnership between the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) and the United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) in Uganda. The partnership aims to support universal energy access in Uganda by providing assistance to the Uganda Solar Energy Association. Head of DFID Uganda, […]

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Noble Energy to export gas to Egypt

American petroleum and natural gas exploration and production company Noble Energy, Inc. has signed agreements to sell significant quantities of natural gas from the Leviathan and Tamar fields to Dolphinus Holdings Limited to supply gas in Egypt. These agreements, one for natural gas from Leviathan and one for Tamar, each provide for total contract quantities […]

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Nigeria: Lumos supports SMEs with energy solutions

Lumos, the mobile electricity solution is a unique innovation that combines the efficiency of the mobile revolution with reliable solar energy to provide modern electricity to Nigerians through an affordable pay-per-use functionality and simple installation. See how it supports SMEs with energy solutions

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Energy 4 Impact Report: Debt crowdfunding initiatives in East Africa

Debt crowd funding is the most popular form of online capital raising for small businesses in Africa’s clean energy access sector. This is according to a new report, ‘Crowd Power, Success & Failure – The Key to a Winning Campaign’ released by Energy 4 Impact, which works with enterprises to fight energy poverty in Sub-Sahara […]

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Renewable energy versus oil and gas – The lessons

We are heading in the direction of a low carbon future – the way the world thinks about renewable energy has undergone a remarkable change. It is no longer just an idea backed by government subsidies anymore but rather it is now mainstream electricity, competing on par with fossil fuel power generation on costs around […]

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Alternate energy: Biggest wind turbine can be found in Germany

Germany is on the records for having interest more than almost any other country, in embracing wind power as the future of energy. That country is reportedly third in the world—behind only China and the United States—in total wind power and new wind power added each year, and recently broke a world record for the tallest […]

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Job vacancy @ Amaiden Energy Nigeria Ltd – Contracts

Amaiden Energy Nigeria Limited, (formerly Moody International Nigeria Limited) was established in 1996 as a partnership between Moody International Group and Nigerian investors. Since commencing operations in March 1997 the company continues to grow and exerts its presence in numerous Projects in the Nigeria Oil and Gas Industry. We are recruiting to fill the position […]

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Job vacancy: Internal Control & Financial Manager – Energy Group

Energy Group is arguably Africa’s most diversified conglomerate of companies with concentration in Oil & Gas, Banking, Insurance, Re-insurance, Education, Media, and Hotels Our Strategic direction is to grow acquisition in the first ten years This milestone has already been achieved The second phase of our strategic vision is to stabilize Institutions acquired in the […]

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USAID bolsters Sub-Saharan Africa’s off-grid energy sector with $6.3 million

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) will advance off-grid energy solutions in sub-Saharan Africa through several new awards announced at the Unlocking Solar Capital: Africa Conference in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. The awards provide capital to companies engaged in household solar-systems and micro-grids to expand operations, scale innovations, test new business models, and finance […]

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Google soon to be 100% on renewable energy

Google has reported that following 10 years OF carbon-neutrality, it will have the capacity to boast running on completely sustainable power source toward the finish of 2017. That implies that the majority of the power the organization expends in the two its server farms and workplaces are given by wind and sun powered vitality. As […]

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Energy drinks fanatics: Here’s what you need to know

Energy drinks usually contain a combination of caffeine and other ingredients like herbs or vitamins. Common ingredients include B vitamins, taurine, ginseng and carnitine. Guarana — an herb that contains large amounts of caffeine — may be added to energy drinks in addition to synthetic caffeine. According to the University of California Davis, some energy […]

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Alternative energy to be the biggest source of electricity soon

  A Dutch quality assurance and risk management company DVL GL published the report by Energy Transition Outlook 2017, which only took into account solar photovoltaic (PV), onshore and offshore wind and hydropower plants. Citing the report, Climate Action noted that final energy demand is expected to be 430 exajoules, (Unit of energy) in 2050, […]

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Renewable energy will transform business in Nigeria – Lumos

Lumos, the people behind one of the fastest growing off-grid solar companies in Africa, have said that the mobile solar revolution will transform Nigeria’s small-business economy. Access to power is a major constraint for Nigeria’s SMEs, and thousands are now using the Lumos Mobile Electricity service, which provides customers with reliable, clean, affordable solar electricity. […]

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Erin Energy performance reports for 2017

Erin Energy news: The energy company is improving its footprint in several African countries and we are also going to take a look at its drilling options for the rest of 2017… Erin Energy Corporation announces today financial and operational results for the quarter ended June 30, 2017. Second Quarter Highlights: Crude sales volumes of […]

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Kosmos Energy to begin drilling off the coast of Senegal and Mauritania

Kosmos Energy, a company behind some of the industry’s largest recent oil discoveries, will begin drilling the first of a trio of so-called super-giant prospects off the coast of Senegal and Mauritania later this month. The Dallas oil company plans to resume drilling operations soon off the coast of West Africa, where it has already […]

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Sound Energy confirms final approval of the Matarka licence

Sound Energy, the African and European focused upstream gas company, is pleased to confirm the final approval of the Matarka licence in eastern Morocco. Further to the announcement on July 21, 2017, the Company has now received final approval for the Matarka Licence, which has been granted with an effective date of July 27, 2017. This […]

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Power Sector Recovery Program: Future Energy Nigeria

The rebranded Future Energy Nigeria will return to Lagos in November and will focus on the bold turnaround plan of the Nigerian government, known as the Power Sector Recovery Program, which is aimed at restoring investor confidence in the sector following reported problems in the country’s electricity market. U$D7.6-billion has been earmarked for this recovery […]

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Kaduna Electric suffers from energy theft

The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Kaduna Electric, Garba Haruna, has described vandalism of power supply assets and energy theft as the biggest challenges militating against steady power supply in the company’s franchise area, THISDAY reports. He made the assertion yesterday in Kaduna when he paid a courtesy visit to the Commissioner of Police, Kaduna […]

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Made-in-Nigeria renewable energy main focus of stakeholders

Mr Jaiyeola noted that renewables are one of the strongest options for delivering power in Nigeria, and informed stakeholders that the roundtable will encourage and adopt “Made-In-Nigeria” innovative solutions for renewable energy.  Stakeholders in the Nigerian electricity sector, have called for a robust policy framework and smart financing measures for renewable energy in the country. […]

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Energy: Nigeria reaches 2 million barrels per day

Loading plans showed on Wednesday that Nigeria’s August loading plan hit its highest since before the early 2016 Forcados force majeure, Reuters reports. Nigeria’s August exports are planned at 2 million barrels per day (bpd) for the first time since March 2016, adding to the excess of light, sweet crude in the Atlantic Basin. June’s Forcados […]

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Energy Efficient Lawn Mower Safety Switches

Cooking to a grown-up is a task, yet it’s a fun learning background to the youngsters. Youngsters adore cooking since it gives them the chance to “play” about. Plying and revealing the batter is truly energizing to the children, just like their Play-Doh. It keeps your child involved, yet will even help develop hand coordination […]

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Make Your Home More Energy Efficient with Replacement Windows

Energy Efficiency Energy efficiency is about doing more with less energy. This benefits you from a financial standpoint, it benefits the economy and most importantly, it benefits the environment. Why should you improve energy efficiency? Well, the most tangible thing would be that by reducing energy consumption, you will reduce the cost of your bills, […]

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AFDB worries over energy deficit in Africa

Though Africa is a continent with a lot of promises, the continent has also been making some improvements economically, but the Africa Development Bank made the following sobering report about Africa’s whole development as regards energy:

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