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South Africa: Business coalition in Mpumalanga coal belt proposes privatisation of Eskom’s power stations to deal with deepening energy crisis
Pan-African firm Afroreef announces $100mn package to build Zimbabwe lithium mine, processing facility
Madagascar’s largest employer Filatex Group and France’s Hyvity are launching the ENHY joint venture to install 100 MW of capacity by 2028 and 300 MW within a decade, the companies said in a statement on May 18.
South African minister denies ruling African National Congress party corruption at power utility Eskom
Two environmental protection groups escalate legal challenge against planned gas-fired power plant in South Africa.
The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has initiated the process of cancelling the license of the Kaduna Electricity Distribution Co. (KAEDCO) due to an outstanding debt of NGN51bn ($111mn), ICIR has revealed.
Zanzibar’s first electricity generation will come from renewable sources following the signing of a contract for the generation of a 180-MW Solar PV project under a power purchase agreement between GCL and ZECO.
South Africa power utility Eskom set to receive $520mn transmission system financing from Standard Bank
The $1.3bn Zungeru hydroelectric power project in Nigeria’s Niger State has been completed and is ready to be inaugurated, according to the Minister of Power, Abubakar Aliyu.