2021, October, 6, 13:05:00NUCLEAR FOR AFRICA
The safe and sustainable application of nuclear science in any industry relies on the availability of qualified managers and personnel—this is equally true in Africa’s burgeoning nuclear sector.
2021, September, 23, 12:25:00THE NEW SOUTH AFRICA'S NUCLEAR 2.5 GW
In June 2020, South Africa issued a Request for Information to test the market appetite for the 2500 MW of nuclear energy and received positive responses from 25 companies that showed an interest in this programme.
2021, September, 8, 10:10:00ENERGY FOR AFRICA
Following a two-year consultation process coordinated by the EU Technical Assistance Facility (TAF) for Sustainable Energy, the five African power pools selected IRENA and the IAEA to support the continent’s modelling and capacity needs.
2021, August, 30, 13:45:00NUCLEAR FOR SOUTH AFRICA 2.5 GW
South Africa is the only African nation with an operational nuclear power plant. The 1,860 MW Koeberg nuclear power plant, near Cape Town, has two 930 MW reactors that were commissioned in 1984 and 1985, respectively, and that are currently licensed until 2024.
2021, July, 9, 12:25:00ASIA NEED MORE LNG
The spot and long-term LNG pricing dynamics have shifted dramatically from 2020 to 2021, with record lows to record highs recorded in a period of nine months.
2021, July, 8, 12:30:00LNG FOR BRAZIL, ARGENTINA
Brazil is responsible for almost half of the imports into South America for the record month, accounting for almost half of the total demand, or 37 Bcf for the month. Imports into Argentina have also been on the rise as domestic gas production and imports from Bolivia have proved insufficient to meet the projected demand for winter in the Southern Hemisphere.
2021, June, 24, 11:35:00MOZAMBIQUE SELLS HYDROPOWER 1.5 GW
Mozambique plans to sell a majority stake the 1.5 GW Mpanda Nkuwa hydropower plant on the Zambezi river in the western province of Tete.
2021, June, 4, 11:50:00SOUTH AFRICA SOLAR INVESTMENT $1 BLN
Located in the Northern Cape province, the projects, which would require a US$1bn investment, include a 225 MW/1,140 MWh battery storage.
2021, May, 21, 09:40:00SOUTH AFRICA'S COAL ENERGY 4.8 GW
The US$7bn power plant is located near the existing Kendal facility in the Nkangala District, Mpumalanga.
2021, May, 5, 16:25:00MOZAMBIQUE LNG DELAYS
Considering the evolution of the security situation in the north of the Cabo Delgado province in Mozambique, Total confirms the withdrawal of all Mozambique LNG project personnel from the Afungi site. This situation leads Total, as operator of Mozambique LNG project, to declare force majeure.
2021, April, 22, 11:40:00NUCLEAR FOR AFRICA
"Nuclear power is a present solution. It is also a future energy alternative. It may not be for everyone. But for many countries in Africa, it is an option worth looking at."
2021, April, 8, 11:45:00RENEWABLE ENERGY FOR AFRICA
“We can provide universal access to energy in Africa primarily through renewable energy. I call for a comprehensive package of support to meet this objective ahead of COP26,” Mr. Guterres said, referring to the UN climate change conference in November.
2021, April, 6, 14:20:00RUSSIAN NUCLEAR FOR AFRICA
Rosatom offers integrated clean energy solutions across the nuclear supply chain and beyond.
2021, March, 30, 12:00:00MOZAMBIQUE LNG ATTACK
The fresh violence that follows attacks at the turn of the year suggests Mozambique’s armed forces are struggling to regain control of the region surrounding the $20 billion project.
2021, March, 26, 11:45:00TOTAL LNG FOR MOZAMBIQUE
"The government of Mozambique has declared the area within a 25 km perimeter surrounding the Mozambique LNG project as a special security area," Total said in a statement.