Africa & Middle East

Flailing utility and South African blackout fatigue

With Eskom announcing a settlement with trade unions in South Africa, there is a spark of hope that the country will soon get back to normal.


South Africa’s energy transition proves a balancing act despite EU funding

Despite the $8.5 billion EU-led funding South Africa is facing an uphill struggle to develop the green infrastructure needed to achieve net zero,
Morocco-UK subsea cables

Subsea cables to deliver renewable energy from Morocco to the UK

Energy technology developer Octopus Energy Group has announced a partnership with Xlinks, which is building a subsea interconnector to deliver 3.6GW renewable energy from...
Enlit Africa

Dark continent? Enlit Africa and industry leaders showcase power and energy industry development

Hydrogen’s future in Africa is just one of the topics that is going to be the focus of the upcoming Enlit Africa (7-9 June) in Cape Town.
renewable energy

Sinan Energy launches carbon tokenisation blockchain

South African blockchain startup Sinan Energy is targeting an initial 100MW+ of distributed generation in northwest South Africa.
Enlit Africa

Enlit Africa gathers stakeholders to discuss Africa’s energy transition

Enlit Africa – formerly known as African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa – returns from the 7th to the 9th of June, 2022.
Itron Inspire

Itron Inspire EMEA 2022: Utility best practices and innovation

Itron 2022 Inspire EMEA was a two-day virtual event, providing listeners with talks from Itron and industry experts.