Monday, July 1, 2019

New Southern Energy completes first floating PV project in South Africa

by Conor Ryan New Southern Energy has completed the first floating PV project located in South Africa, with the installation operating at a dam next to a...

Ethiopia’s infrastructure partnership with China boosts regional development

The China-built and operated Addis Ababa-Djibouti Standard Gauge Railway has contributed to Ethiopia and Djibouti's development. After its completion in October 2016, the railway...

Rwanda’s Lake Kivu deal could help the country cut gas imports

Rwanda signed a $400 million seven-year deal with Gasmeth Energy to produce bottled methane gas from Lake Kivu, and is expected to significantly cut...

Ethiopia has tripled the size of its main airport as it...

Written by Abdi Latif Dahir Ethiopia’s capital is set to cement its place as Africa’s leading aviation hub with an expanded airport terminal which triples it...

Kenya launches airport solar project

In early 2016, South Africa opened the continent’s first solar-powered airport in the Western Cape - George Airport, which serves over 600,000 passengers annually....

Construction of separation plant begins at Nigerian zinc project

Symbol Mining Ltd has entered into a formal contract for the construction of a density separation processing plant at its high-grade zinc and lead Macy...

China and United States to battle for influence in African infrastructure...

New research from global law firm Baker McKenzie with data provider IJGlobal shows that development finance lending from state-backed institutions is the most important...

Rwanda turns to e-Bikes to reduce air pollution

By Athan Tashobya As part of efforts to shift towards low-carbon mobility, the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) has backed the availability of e-Bicycles during the...