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South Africa: Load Shedding Unlikely During Lockdown

South Africa: Load Shedding Unlikely During Lockdown

Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe says the possibility of load shedding during the 21-day nationwide lockdown is unlikely. "The supply of fuel to the relevant critical and essential services, as well as the supply of coal to Eskom for electricity supply and...

Angola: Cuito Thermal Power Station On an Experimental Basis

Angola: Cuito Thermal Power Station On an Experimental Basis

The new 20-megawatt thermal power located in Cuito, central Bié province, has been working on an experimental basis since February 2020, according to director of Provincial Office of Infrastructure and Technical Services. Abel Guerra told a press conference on Friday...

Ghana: Kaleo Solar Power Project Progresses Steadily

Ghana: Kaleo Solar Power Project Progresses Steadily

Work is progressing steadily on the 20.4 hectare land acquired to construct a 13 megawatts solar power plant at Kaleo in the Nadowli Kaleo District of the Upper West Region. When completed, the £22.8 million plant is expected to provide power to 32,000 households in...

Tanzania Leads Africa in Rural Electrification, Says Minister

Tanzania Leads Africa in Rural Electrification, Says Minister

TANZANIA's 73.4 per cent of the villages are now electrified, making the country excel on the continent with its largest population being able to access reliable and affordable power supply, according to Minister for Energy, Dr Medard Kalemani. Announcing new measures...

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