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NIGERIA’S ALTERNATIVE ENERGY EXPO WELCOMES GLOBAL INVESTORS TO ABUJA IN 8TH EDITION

The 8th annual Nigeria Alternative Energy Expo (NAEE) opened yesterday in Abuja at the Yar’Adua Centre with hundreds of delegates and participants across Africa and industrialized world. Theme: The 8th

SOUTH AFRICA DROPS NUCLEAR, ADDS RENEWABLES IN ENERGY PLAN

South Africa has dropped proposals to boost supply from nuclear plants in its latest energy blueprint and will increasingly harness renewable sources as it trims a reliance on coal. “There

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JOHANNESBURG RECYCLING INITIATIVE BEGINS

It is now compulsory for people living in the South African city of Johannesburg to separate their household waste for recycling. Authorities hope it will stop existing landfill sites from

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RUSSIA WILL HELP NIGERIA DEVELOP NUCLEAR PLANT

Nigeria’s government joined with Russia’s State Atomic Energy Corp. (Rosatom) last year with a goal to develop the country’s first nuclear power plant, a plan that both sides confirmed and

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POWER-STARVED NIGERIA ON THE BRINK AFTER SIX PLANTS CLOSED

ABUJA – Nigerian officials were working on Monday to prevent the “collapse” of the electric grid after they had to close down six power plants following a pipeline failure and

The first waste-to-energy plant opens in Cape Town

The first large-scale waste-to-energy plant in Africa will be opened in Athlone in Cape Town, on Wednesday, with the aim of converting municipal solid waste into energy. The state-of-the-art R400-million