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California breaks renewable energy generation record 24 May 2017

According to the state’s independent system operator (CAISO), on 13 May, renewables including solar, wind and hydro produced a record of 80.7% of the grid’s electricity. Read the full article here...

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Renewable energy could level electricity costs in Africa 24 May 2017

"The utilities and electrical companies should adapt to renewable energy as a next phase of electricity generation,” said renewable energy expert, Jansénio Delgado. Read the full article here...

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Kenya shows renewables scope to plug Africa’s power supply gaps 24 May 2017

47 percent of Kenya’s energy consumption is from geothermal. Hydro accounts for 39 percent, conventional coal, gas and oil-fired generators 13 percent and wind 1 percent. Read the full article here...

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Small-scale renewables cheapest for rural Africa, says Dutch report. 24 May 2017

In the race to electrify Africa, wealthy governments and donors are ignoring the cheapest ways to reach the continent’s most remote communities, according to a Dutch government report. Read the full...

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Tesla Powerpack And Solar Power Takes African Camp Off Grid 24 May 2017

The conservation company announced yesterday that their “Xaranna Okavango Delta Camp recently switched to solar power, revealing the camp’s newly installed, state-of-the-art off-grid electrical mi...

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African hydropower plant receives international recognition 24 May 2017

Renewable Energy Holdings (REH) recently received the 2017 Monsonyi Award for Excellence in Hydropower from the International Hydropower Association. Read the full article here...

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SA’s renewable energy auction system ‘the best in Africa’ 24 May 2017

SA’s renewable energy auction system is the best in Africa and has provided a platform that can be used to support similar projects in other countries on the continent. Read the full article here...

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Task team deliberating on renewables impasse to report ‘first week in June’ 24 May 2017

A joint task team set up to find solutions to the current impasse holding back the signing of power purchase agreements (PPAs) for 37 renewable-energy projects procured in 2015 will report back in the...

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US awards grant to SA renewable energy company 24 May 2017

The US Trade and Development Agency has awarded a grant to Pele Green Energy (Pty) Ltd, a South African independent power developer based in Johannesburg. Read the full article here...

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9.8 million reasons why renewable energy is the future 24 May 2017

There were 9.8 million jobs in the renewable energy sector globally in 2016, according to the latest report from the International Renewable Energy Agency. Read the full article here...

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Conferences & Events

The SAVCA 2017 Private Equity in Southern Africa Conference

| 23 January 2017
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Growing Economies Project Finance Forum – Cape Town

| 23 January 2017
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