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    • Future Energy East Africa 2017 features Lucy Electric
    • Future Energy East Africa 2017 features Gilkes
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    • Future Energy East Africa 2017 features Netral Elektrik
    • Message from Future Energy East Africa speaker: Riccardo Ridolfi
    • Message from Future Energy East Africa speaker: Beatrice Muthoni
    • Message from Future Energy East Africa speaker: Snehar Shah
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    • Excitement about potential and opportunities in East Africa in focus at Future Energy East Africa in Nairobi [1]
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Excitement about potential and opportunities in East Africa in focus at Future Energy East Africa in Nairobi

Free expo offers workshops and new technologies

Huge potential, unlimited opportunities – this is how energy experts in the region describe the East African power sector. A required investment of approximately $93 billion per annum needed to address East Africa’s power and infrastructure needs opens up exciting business opportunities for suppliers and solution providers from across the…

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    • (Left to right) Thomas Duve, Director Southern Africa and Regional Funds KfW Development Bank - and John Lentaigne, Chief Underwriting Officer, ATI
    • Germany backs renewable energy projects in Africa with the launch of RLSF - an innovative liquidity facility managed by ATI (1)
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Germany backs renewable energy projects in Africa with the launch of RLSF - an innovative liquidity facility managed by ATI

The facility is designed to provide a viable solution to one of the biggest challenges facing independent power producers (IPPs) operating in Africa

KfW (www.KfW-entwicklungsbank.de), the German Development Bank, and the African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI) (www.ATI-ACA.org) announced, on the side lines of the annual Africa Investment Exchange: Power and Renewables Meeting, a new instrument to support renewable energy projects in sub-Saharan Africa that targets small- and mid-scale (up to 50 MW) green…

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GE’s Hardware and Digital Upgrades Help Increase Efficiency and Output at Azito Power Plant in Ivory Coast

Plant’s output will increase by up to 30 Megawatts, helping the country to meet its electricity needs

Project at Azito Power Plant in Abidjan marks GE’s first GT13E2 MXL2 Gas Turbine Upgrade in Sub-Saharan Africa. Plant’s output will increase by up to 30 Megawatts, helping the country to meet its electricity needs. Upgrade includes GE’s Predix*-based Operations Optimization Solution to improve overall plant performance. To improve performance…

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The ‘Gas Options: North & West Africa’ Summit and the ‘Africa Renewable Energy Forum’ Receive the High Patronage of Majesty King Mohammed VI of Morocco

Travelling to Casablanca to join these high-level discussions, the Forums have confirmed the participation of 5 Ministers of Energy

On November 29 to 1 December 2017, Under the High Patronage of His Majesty King Mohammed VI of Morocco, The ‘Gas Options North and West Africa Summit’ (www.GasOptions-NWAfrica.com) and The ‘Africa Renewable Energy Forum’ (www.Africa-Renewable-Energy-Forum.com) will assemble some of the most active national and international public and private stakeholders to…

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A discussion with Shoreline Natural Resources Chairman Kola Karim

As one of Nigeria's most progressive indigenous energy companies Shoreline Natural Resources (http://ShorelineNaturalResources.com) continues to create worth and ushers Nigeria into next phase of energy leadership. Chairman Kola Karim shared his thoughts on the company and the nation in the November 6 FT Investing in Nigeria report. Visit http://APO.af/QLUiMK

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Opportunities in Energy and Infrastructure Sectors Available in Kinshasa for South African Businesspeople

For the past decade the DRC has worked hard to put laws in place that will protect foreign investors and others who want to form partnerships with the local business people

The Provincial Minister of Planning, Public Works and Infrastructure in Kinshasa, Mr. Robert Mavema urged South African businesspeople to take advantage of the opportunities presented in the energy, infrastructure and agriculture sectors in the province. Mavema said this while sharing the province’s masterplan with the South African businesspeople at a…

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OML 29 is not for sale

For the record, OML 29 was indisputably, legitimately and transparently secured in an internationally conducted divestment by the private entity, Shell

It has come to our notice that some fraudsters running a reports-for-cash syndicate, about whom we raised alarm so very recently, are suggesting that a portion of the shareholding of the company that holds the asset, OML 29 had been put up for sale to repay a loan. For the…

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Alfanar closes the financing for the landmark 50 MW Solar PV IPP project under the feed-in-tariff (FiT) program Round II in Egypt

This project will be the first in the row of alfanar current pipeline of 800 MW investment projects spread across Europe, East Africa and South Asia, in both solar and wind technologies

Alfanar Company (www.alfanar.com) closed last week the financing for the development, construction, ownership and operation of a 50 MW solar PV plant which will be located in the proposed 1.8-GW Benban solar complex in Egypt's Aswan province and which will be supported by Egypt's FiT program. This project will be…

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USTDA Connects U.S. Companies to Natural Gas Opportunities in South Africa

This project will create opportunities for U.S. businesses in one of South Africa's growing sectors

The U.S. Trade and Development Agency awarded a grant to the GreenCape Sector Development Agency for a feasibility study to assess the market demand, socio-economic impacts, and key risks of a proposed integrated liquefied natural gas (LNG) importation and gas-to-power project in the Western Cape Province of South Africa. The…

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    • Schneider Electric signs manufacturing partnership agreement with SDM Electrical Switchboards Botswana [1]
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Schneider Electric signs manufacturing partnership agreement with SDM Electrical Switchboards Botswana

Currently the agreement covers two solutions namely PREMSET and PIX RoF and more is yet to come

Customising of MV switchgear Training of local engineering teams Extension of over seven years of business Schneider Electric (www.Schneider-Electric.co.za), a global specialist in energy management and automation, is empowering the continent through supporting and addressing the transfer of skills and technology in the power and energy industry. As part of…