News and updates from the continent

EVENT: Mozambique set for Powering Africa

EVENT: Mozambique set for Powering Africa

Apr 30, 2014

The 3rd Annual Powering Africa: Mozambique Meeting brings together public and private sector in dynamic dialogue around opportunities, solutions and the agenda for policy development for the coming year.

Ngewana family’s My Green Home challenge

Ngewana family’s My Green Home challenge

Apr 29, 2014

The My Green Home challenge sees the Ngewana family improving their habits and installing energy-efficienct and green equipment in their home to show others how to save money by “going green”.

OPINION: The energy business is nuts…

OPINION: The energy business is nuts…

Apr 29, 2014

“When big is always favoured over small because big banks only think it’s worthwhile to fund large transactions and the small is neglected, then ultimately the system fails too.”

Call for increased integrity in African water sector

Call for increased integrity in African water sector

Apr 29, 2014

“Lack of water integrity is a huge cost for societies as it often translates into poor service provision, loss of lives, stalling of the much needed development, and degraded resources,” ~ Chris Yaluma

Nedbank, SI tackle carbon footprint in new book

Nedbank, SI tackle carbon footprint in new book

Apr 23, 2014

‘Carbon footprinting: A practical calculation guide focusing on measuring, monitoring, reporting and verification’ will provide invaluable guidance towards understanding carbon impacts and implementing effective reduction programmes.