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Powering the future: Overcoming South Africa’s energy trilemma

Mail Guardian South Africa 02 Jun 2023
As National Energy Month draws to a close, South Africa finds itself at a crucial crossroads in its energy landscape ... Addressing the National Council of Provinces earlier this month, Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy Gwede Mantashe said that many of the current challenges are not unique to South Africa ... Gas to fuel Africa’s Green Renaissance.

Levelling the financial playing field for Africa

B & FT Online 02 Jun 2023
Africa bears virtually no responsibility for the greenhouse-gas emissions driving the climate crisis ... Sub-Saharan Africa endured recession in 2020 for the first time in 25 years ... The world needs Africa ... Removing the ‘Africa risk premium’ would unlock much-needed capital to invest in green development, including the clean-energy transition.

International Children's Day: Improving health of children is a global priority

Independent online (SA) 01 Jun 2023
Children in the world's poorest regions are disproportionately affected, with infectious diseases particularly prevalent in sub-Saharan Africa. Improving access to clean water and education on hygiene and nutrition is critical to reducing the incidence of diarrhoea and other infectious diseases ... Scientific Affairs, at Sanofi South Africa said.

These local colleges produce the most Peace Corps' volunteers

San Francisco Examiner 01 Jun 2023
The university has generated 3,763 volunteers since the agency’s inception in 1961 ... Volunteer and alumnus Malaika Harris said the university’s Africana Studies program, the oldest program in the country, propelled her to serve in East Africa through the agency. Ex // Top Stories. Nearly 60% of California power grid is clean energy, data shows ... ....

Climate Change Talks: Loss and Damage Fund and GST take centre stage as AGN strategises ...

Joy Online 31 May 2023
In deliberating on Africa’s special needs and circumstances, the AGN Lead Coordinators also spotlighted the continent’s energy poverty, with latest statistics showing over 600 million people having no access to electricity and 900 million people with no access to clean cooking.

Farrell to name Ireland World Cup training squad

RTE 30 May 2023
The Six Nations champions open their tournament against Romania on 9 September in Bordeaux, and also face Tonga, South Africa and Scotland in Pool B. While the squad, which has won a series in New Zealand, secured a clean sweep in the autumn and claimed the Grand Slam, is largely ...

African Refiners and Distributors Association congratulates Dangote for establishing Refinery

Business Ghana 29 May 2023
Dr Abdul-Hamid said the refinery was a game-changer for Africa's clean fuels journey as its start-up would reduce the import of high sulphur fuels into the continent while meeting climate commitments and reducing public health challenges.

Top 5 Lithium Projects in Africa by Estimated Production

Business Ghana 29 May 2023
Africa’s geologically prospective regions and ... With the increasing demand for minerals like lithium in clean energy technologies, Africa is witnessing the launch of large-scale projects aiming to become a global lithium hub and benefit from the energy transition trends.


The Morganton News Herald 28 May 2023
Barbara Nagy of Morganton spent decades in Africa as a medical missionary ... Environmental groups partner to clean creek area ... Girls are targets for abuse if they have to go to the bathroom and clean themselves ... Barbara went on to relate experiences she had while in Africa decades ago.

Presbyterians sew for Malawi girls and women

The Morganton News Herald 28 May 2023
Barbara Nagy of Morganton spent decades in Africa as a medical missionary ... Girls are targets for abuse if they have to go to the bathroom and clean themselves ... Barbara went on to relate experiences she had while in Africa decades ago ... like Barbara, has been to Africa multiple times.

France’s TotalEnergies and EDF to help build $4.5bn hydroelectric dam in Mozambique

The National 27 May 2023
Mozambique selected a consortium including TotalEnergies and Electricite de France in a $4.5 billion hydroelectric project in the south-east African nation as investment in clean energy continues to climb ... Clean energy investment set to overtake spending on fossil fuels this year, IEA says ... Africa’s energy transformation.

Mashatile promises procurement of emergency power to mitigate load shedding

Independent online (SA) 27 May 2023
Mashatile said South Africa must not be rushed to transition from coal to clean energy, saying that it would happen, but this would be done at their own pace ... Mashatile said they will implement the Just Energy Transition, but this will be done at South Africa’s pace ... He said this is the way that South Africa will move away from coal to clean energy.

Africa celebrates the 60th anniversary of the OAU-AU

Blitz 26 May 2023
The phenomenon of colonialism created the Africa Day 60 years ago ... As the world increasingly shifts towards sustainable solutions, Africa stands at the forefront, poised to become a leader in the clean energy revolution, even while suffering the climate consequences caused almost entirely by the so-called developed countries.

Investment in Solar Will Eclipse Oil in 2023, IEA Finds

Voa News 26 May 2023
Of that amount, $1.7 trillion will be invested in clean technology, which the IEA defines as "renewables, electric vehicles, nuclear power, grids, storage, low-emissions fuels, efficiency improvements and heat pumps." ... The entire continent of Africa, for example, saw just $10 billion in clean energy investment in 2022.

Vacuum Lifter Market size to grow by USD 83.22 billion from 2022 to 2027, Growing ...

Victoria Advocate 26 May 2023
Furthermore, this report extensively covers the vacuum truck market segmentation by application (industrial, excavation, general cleaning, and others) and geography (North America, Europe, APAC, South America, and the Middle East and Africa) ... APAC, North America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, and South America.

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