hydropower

South Africa pushes for Grand Inga hydropower project go-ahead

South Africa’s portfolio committee on energy is pushing National Assembly to ratify the treaty with the Democratic Republic of Condo (DRC) on the Grand Inga Hydropower Project, paving the way for the construction of the Inga 3 hydro project set to provide 500 MW of electricity to South Africa.

South Africa pushes for Grand Inga hydropower project go-ahead

South Africa’s portfolio committee on energy is pushing National Assembly to ratify the treaty with the Democratic Republic of Condo (DRC) on the Grand Inga Hydropower Project, paving the way for the construction of the Inga 3 hydro project set to provide 500 MW of electricity to South Africa.

Energy sector key to unlocking Sub-Saharan Africa’s economic growth

The developing energy sector in sub-Saharan Africa has potential to unleash economic growth in the region, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA) World Energy Outlook Special Report.

Energy sector key to unlocking Sub-Saharan Africa’s economic growth

The developing energy sector in sub-Saharan Africa has potential to unleash economic growth in the region, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA) World Energy Outlook Special Report.

SA go-ahead for Grand Inga hydropower project

The Cabinet has approved the treaty on the Grand Inga hydropower project between South Africa and the DRC, paving the way for what could become the largest hydroelectric project in the world, with the potential to power half the continent.

Japan assistance for Southern Africa

The Japan International Co-operation Agency has released the preliminary findings of a study conducted to find ways of boosting economic development in Southern Africa, particularly along eight economic corridors selected for priority attention.
Japan hails SA space tech successes

Zambian hydro projects in full swing

All required funds for the US$430-million expansion of Zambia’s Kariba North Bank hydro power station have been secured, and the project is steaming ahead.

Africa’s biggest water project

The latest phase of the Lesotho Highlands Water Project, the largest bi-national construction project on the continent, is complete.