Features

[Interview] Sidney Zeeman, Sales and Business Development Manager, Independent Energy BV

10-26-2021 | 15:31:00
Independent Energy BV is a company that designs, manufactures and install on- and off-grid solar and backup solutions worldwide from small house-size systems to large complete “plug and play” installations.

[Column] Africa’s green manufacturing crossroads: Choices for a low-carbon industrial future

10-13-2021 | 12:17:19
Africa is at a crossroads. As one of the most vulnerable continents to climate change and climate variability, it has a strong incentive to join global efforts to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and bolster its adaptive capacity.

[Column] Nick Hurd: Governments must prioritize off-grid solar in Africa’s economic recovery

09-24-2021 | 11:18:35
Off-grid Solar Home Systems and mini-grids are essential to provide energy access in rural communities in Sub-Saharan Africa.

[Column] Revised power plans can speed up Southern and Eastern Africa’s energy transitions

09-24-2021 | 11:08:44
This demand can certainly be met with the continent’s abundant but currently hugely untapped renewables resources. Northern and Southern Africa are among the sunniest places on earth. Wind speeds are impressively high in East, Northern and Southern Africa.

[Column] Phyllis Wakiaga: Drastic action needed to mitigate climate change risks

09-24-2021 | 09:31:11
Climate change is widespread, rapid and intensifying. These are the findings of this year’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Report released earlier this year.