News and updates from the continent

APR Energy starts Botswana project, Senegal expansion

APR Energy starts Botswana project, Senegal expansion

Sep 30, 2015

“Botswana is currently faced with electrical power supply challenges, and load shedding is the order of the day as a result. This additional 35MW will go a long way toward alleviating the situation.” ~ Franklin Modisenyane

MTN, Ericsson e-waste partnership in Côte D’Ivoire

MTN, Ericsson e-waste partnership in Côte D’Ivoire

Sep 30, 2015

Locals are invited to take advantage of this opportunity to rid their homes and environs of electronic waste, especially household telecom equipment such as computers, phones, routers, printers, cables, TVs, radios etc .

South Africa sets off on Transport Month

South Africa sets off on Transport Month

Sep 30, 2015

Gauteng’s business hub, Sandton, will take part in the Ecomobility World Festival during OTM. The aim is for a car-free CBD for the duration of the festival.

Cleaning up the automotive industry – sustainably

Cleaning up the automotive industry – sustainably

Sep 30, 2015

Whichever way environmentally friendly cleaning is implemented, something must be done to ensure that the earth’s limited supply of resources is protected.

Global gas suppliers join Energy Minister in Cape Town

Global gas suppliers join Energy Minister in Cape Town

Sep 21, 2015

Held with the full support of the South African government’s IPP Office, this meeting will explore the opportunities for power and infrastructure developers around the now imminent RFP announcement.