On-site solar can spur post-Corona rebound in Africa
Businesses in Africa suffer from the world’s highest costs of electricity. Solar PV on the user’s site can slash energy costs, improve competitiveness and create hundreds of thousands of jobs, but government regulations are holding investments back.
How changes brought on by coronavirus could help tackle climate change
The impact of the coronavirus might significantly curb global emissions. Prudent spending of economic stimulus measures, and a permanent adoption of new work behaviours, could influence how emissions evolve in future.
IEA: Gas and renewables will power Africa’s energy future, but coal still rising
What does it take to eliminate the energy poverty in Africa? A recent IEA-report, “Africa Energy Outlook 2019”, and a visit to an energy conference in Lagos 12-13 November shed important light to the answer.