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Caledonia Mining appoints contractor for solar power plant

The project is primarily intended to protect the Blanket gold mine from any further deterioration in the electricity supply situation.

TECH NEWS: Renewable energy projects in Africa

"Hybrid solutions often provide the best energy mix, especially as battery-storage technology has not yet become cost-competitive."
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Mining under pressure to transition to renewable energy

Mining is large contributor to global warming through its use of fossil fuels and is facing increased pressure to move towards renewable energy.

Powering mines in Africa

Aggreko is delivering long-term solutions to give mines the most efficient operations and help them overcome geographical and infrastructural challenges.

Innovative financing solutions for an ever-changing energy landscape

The world is rapidly moving towards sustainable sources of energy and renewable energy is at the forefront of this evolution.
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Africa and Middle East add 894 MW of wind energy capacity...

The latest data released by GWEC shows Africa and the Middle East installed 894 MW capacity of wind power in 2019, a decrease of 7% on the previous year.
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Solar photovoltaic farm project in Mali secures investment

PASH Global has acquired a 49.9% share in the solar photovoltaic farm project in Mali being developed by energy power producer Akuo Energy.
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Hybrid renewable project powers up

EDL has switched on its 23 MW renewable power station that integrates photo-voltaic solar with gas and diesel generation for Gold Fields’ Agnew Gold Mine.

Pumped storage hydro power combines with solar PV in Zimbabwe

Swedish-owned Ngonyezi Projects has entered into a Non-Consumptive Water Use Agreement with the Zimbabwe National Water Authority.

How to solve the Eskom dilemma

Restructuring Eskom into separate functions is a sensible solution to many of its problems says law firm and consultancy Webber Wentzel.

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