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ESI Africa Edition 1 2019

ESI Africa Edition 1 2019 In this issue, you will find grabbing headlines that cover financing transmission projects, eco-transportation,...

ESI Africa Edition 5 2018

In the last issue for 2018 you will find articles giving you a clear view on Africa as a potential investment market. There is...

ESI Africa Edition 4 2018

Technology innovation and the uptake of decentralised renewable energy (DRE) are key themes in ESI Africa edition 4 2018 where improvements deliver robust mechanisms...
women leadership

WEBINAR: Fostering women leadership representation in the power industry

Join our live webcast on 25 February 2020 at 13h00 GMT, in partnership with African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa, to discuss women leadership representation in the power industry.

Op-Ed: Technology is at hand to achieve sustainable energy for all

Africa's burgeoning technology scene is the light at the end of the tunnel, writes Muhammadou M.O. Kah, Vice President of Academic Affairs.
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Video: Partner with ESI Africa issue 2

ESI Africa Issue 2, 2020 is your platform to gain exclusive positioning at the annual African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa conference and exhibition.
open source solar contracts

Technical Operations Manager: IPP Contracts

AltGen is looking for a Technical Operations Manager with proven experience in planning, supervising and executing BOP maintenance to handle IPP contracts.
Eskom's new CEO

Eskom’s new CEO takes to the streets ahead of meeting the...

Eskom’s new CEO, André de Ruyter, visited a coal-fired power station as he sets out to improve the utility’s operational performance in the short term.
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Ghana: Exclusive interview with the CEO of ECG

At African Utility Week 2019, ESI Africa’s Ashley Theron-Ord had the pleasure of speaking to Samuel Boakye Appiah, the CEO of ECG in Ghana,...
net-zero economy

Sectors that hold the key to achieving a net-zero economy: #wef20

Greenpeace’s report, It’s the Finance Sector, Stupid, blames the banking sector for holding back nations from achieving a net-zero economy.
open source solar contracts

Now available: Open source solar contracts to simplify transacting

Despite the fall in the cost of PV technology, transaction costs remain high but open source solar contracts are set to make contracting cost-efficient.
Energy sector

Fight or flight: South Africa’s continuing energy sector saga

Ed's Note: It’s not news that S.Africa’s energy sector is in turmoil. Leading the fray is its power utility Eskom but things are afoot to escape disaster.
Energy access

Energy Access Analyst: Financial Modelling

If you are a pro in modelling financial proposals and business plans for energy access projects across Africa, then this job opportunity is for you!

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