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Dodging costs and power cuts, Tanzanian firms profit from solar drive

Dodging costs and power cuts, Tanzanian firms profit from solar drive

        Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation     By Jackline Nzula       ARUSHA, Tanzania, July 19 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Mkarima Tarimo, managing director of Tarimo Industries, …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 19 juillet 2016
Sierra Leone solar push aims to bring electricity to all by 2025

Sierra Leone solar push aims to bring electricity to all by 2025

      Source : Thomson Reuters Foundation     By Magdalena Mis   LONDON, May 11 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Sierra Leone aims to provide electricity to all of its 6 …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 11 mai 2016
Biogas heats up in Kenya as fuel of choice for the poor

Biogas heats up in Kenya as fuel of choice for the poor

    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation    Author: Kagondu Njagi   NAIROBI, March 24 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Poor Kenyans are increasingly switching to biogas for cooking, as traditional fuels …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 30 mars 2016
As hydropower dries up, Tanzania moves toward fossil fuels

As hydropower dries up, Tanzania moves toward fossil fuels

    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation  Author: Kizito Makoye DAR ES SALAAM, Dec 29 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – As drought continues to cripple its hydropower plants, Tanzania is struggling to …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 1 janvier 2016
In blackout-hit South Africa, could hydrogen be the answer?

South Africa In blackout-hit South Africa, could hydrogen be the answer?

CAPE TOWN (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – At first glance, the Cape Flats Nature Reserve building at the University of the Western Cape doesn’t seem exceptional. The modest two-storey structure hosts …

Par Munyaradzi Makoni, le 5 janvier 2015
Nigerians grope in the dark

Nigeria Nigerians grope in the dark

LAGOS – Intractable: that’s what Nigeria’s electricity supply problem has been for decades now. The current electricity capacity of the world’s most populous black nation is an abysmal 3,500 megawatts, …

Par Tokunbo Olajide, le 22 décembre 2014
With Chinese cash, Zimbabwe to boost use of fossil fuels

Zimbabwe With Chinese cash, Zimbabwe to boost use of fossil fuels

        HARARE, Zimbabwe (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Zimbabwe’s efforts to ease a long-running energy crisis got a big boost this month with the signing of a billion …

Par Madalitso Mwando, le 23 octobre 2014