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11Nov
African Energy Chamber pushes BEAC to postpone Forex regulations

African Energy Chamber pushes BEAC to postpone Forex regulations

The African Energy Chamber, which represents nearly every segment of the energy sector in Africa, is pleased to announce the extension on the implementation of the BEAC (Banque des États de l’Afrique Centrale) Forex Regulation from January 1st to December 1st, 2021. This is based on the decision on November 5th, 2020 made by H.E. Abbas Mahamat Tolli, Governor of BEAC, to delay the implementation.

23Jun
Voith installing a small hydropower plant in Burundi

Voith installing a small hydropower plant in Burundi

Voith (http://Voith.com), a global technology company, is on course to fulfil an order to design manufacture and supply the complete electromechanical equipment for a small hydropower plant, Kabu 16, in Burundi.

15Nov
Konexa wins AfDB “African Utility of the Future” Competition

Konexa wins AfDB “African Utility of the Future” Competition

Konexa was named the winner of the AfDB “African Utility of the Future” Competition during the final panel of the recent Africa Energy Forum online on 13th November 2020, receiving a prize of USD $5,000. The competition was meant to inspire team-building and innovative ideas to transform current utilities into Advanced, Futuristic, SMART, Sustainable, and Agile African Power Utilities.

28Jan
Morocco Flights 200 MW Solar PV Tenders

Morocco Flights 200 MW Solar PV Tenders

Moroccan state-owned utility Office National de l’Electricité (ONE) has commenced a pre-qualification process to choose EPC contractors for some 200MW solar projects.

17Sep

The Austrian Institute of Technology (AIT), in collaboration with Germany’s Fraunhofer ISE and Forster Industrietechnik, has launched the PV-SÜD pilot project to create new opportunities for solar power generation on road networks.

11Nov
Minister Mantashe hands over IeC to the Qamata community

Minister Mantashe hands over IeC to the Qamata community

The South African Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy, Mr Gwede Mantashe handed over the Integrated Energy Centre (IeC) to the Thembisile Hani IeC Co-operative in the Qamata community of the Eastern Cape Province. The department, in partnership with PetroSA, has established the IeC to enhance access to affordable and sustainable energy services, job creation and stimulate rural enterprise development.

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