All publications by tag «AFRICA»
2019, August, 6, 12:15:00CHINA WILL TAKE AFRICA'S OIL
China's CNOOC will get a 55.6% stake in the Sinapa and Esperanca licenses from Sweden’s Svenska Petroleum Exploration AB, whose interest will be reduced to 23.03%, FAR said in a statement on Tuesday. It did not disclose financial details.
2019, March, 25, 10:45:00NUCLEAR WITH RUSSIA
South Africa's former president Jacob Zuma has defended his lobby for a proposed R1tn nuclear energy deal with Russia, saying it would have solved the country’s electricity crisis.
2019, March, 20, 10:15:00SOUTH AFRICA'S NUCLEAR POWER
South Africa must consider nuclear as a clean energy source that can be part of its electricity generation mix, Energy Minister Jeff Radebe said yesterday in his keynote speech at a business awards ceremony.
2019, March, 11, 11:30:00Government of Ethiopia to launch the 2nd National Electrification Program during East Africa conferences this March
The co-located ‘Africa Energy Forum: Off the Grid’ and ‘Regional Energy Co-operation Summit’ meetings taking place in Addis Ababa from 27 – 29th March welcome the launch of the updated version of Ethiopia’s National Electrification Program (NEP 2.0), presented by the Government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia.
2019, February, 25, 11:52:0021ST AFRICA ENERGY FORUM ANNOUNCES MAJOR REBRANDING
Annual meeting for decision-makers in Africa’s energy community launches new brand identity to better represent core values of innovation, integrity and stakeholder collaboration
2019, February, 25, 11:20:00POWERING AFRICA SUMMIT FEBRUARY 2019
The 5th Powering Africa: Summit (PAS) will take place for the first time in Miami from the 25-27th February 2019.
2019, January, 21, 11:30:00SAUDI ARABIA INVESTMENT $10 BLN
ENCA - Saudi Arabia's planning to build an oil refinery and a petrochemicals plant in South Africa. It's part of a $10-billion (R138-billion) investment in the country.
2019, January, 14, 11:05:00U.S. NUCLEAR FOR AFRICA
ISSUES - Yet the United States still has an opportunity to help interested African nations overcome the obstacles to realizing their energy ambitions. Whereas Russia and China have large government investments in a few advanced nuclear technologies, the United States has a robust and thriving private sector for advanced nuclear development, drawing on both decades of public research and development and a high-tech investment ecosystem. From large national laboratories to small venture-backed start-ups, the United States has over 50 firms working on a diverse portfolio of advanced nuclear designs, many targeting smaller or niche markets.
2018, December, 3, 11:35:00SOUTH AFRICA'S NUCLEAR
WNN - Energy infrastructure is a critical component of South Africa's National Development Plan (NDP), which was published in 2011 and identifies the need for investment in a strong network of economic infrastructure designed to support the country’s medium- and long-term economic and social objectives. The IRP plays a crucial role in contributing to the objectives of the NDP, the Committee said in its report.
2018, November, 22, 10:35:00SOUTH AFRICA'S LAGGING
IMF - Some of the negative effects of the changing external environment are already being felt in South Africa despite its economic resilience.