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“There is a depth of knowledge in Africa about responsible sourcing, and how these initiatives by the EU can be guided and supported."
“Hydrogen, specifically green and blue, has the potential to considerably accelerate sub-Saharan Africa’s electrification rate."
Estimates indicate that in 2020 load-shedding cost the economy between R80 billion and R160 billion and continues to impede the economy.
It has submitted a global patent to turn purpose-built shafts into pressurised energy stores, capable of accumulating gas.
The sector faces pressure from governments, investors, and society to reduce emissions. Mining is responsible for 4 to 7% of GHG emissions.
The threat from aluminium as a viable energy transmission alternative is being vastly underestimated." - Julian Kettle, Wood Mackenzie
This is in line with Kibo’s strategy to integrate renewable energy into its project pipeline, including three utility-scale power projects.
“This agreement provides the mine to a combined 240 MW of clean, renewable electricity from Mwadingusha and Inga II hydropower plants.”
When heavy rains flooded a mine, it was the Sykes XH150 dewatering pump from Integrated Pump Rental that came to the rescue.