UK announces £100m for African renewable energy access

The projects are expected to bring new and improved electricity to around 2.4m people each year

Nigerian bank invests in solar power solutions

Daystar Power is working with Unity Bank to help it transition to clean solar generation

Africa tunes in to solar TV

Developer Azuri says the technology provides not just entertainment but also education and community bonding

South Africa joins IEA as association country

It opens new opportunities to jointly work towards a more sustainable and secure energy future for Africa and the world

UK commits £170m for climate projects in developing countries

Prime Minister Theresa May also pledged to share the UK’s expertise to help nations transition to cleaner and greener energy systems

UK Scouts to inspire young people to tackle plastic pollution

The initiative will be supported by a new international exchange programme, allowing Scouts from the UK and Kenya to visit one another

Theresa May commits £56m for battery storage in South Africa

It is part of the prime minister’s package of measures announced during her three-day visit to Africa

Unilever partners with UK firm to bring pay-as-you-go solar lighting in Kenya

They aim to provide renewable power to households in off-grid areas

UK pledges £300m for power, roads and water infrastructure in Africa

It is part of a range of measures announced my Prime Minister Theresa May to boost investment in businesses and infrastructure across the region

Coal firm Minergy granted mining licence in Botswana

The firm says its mine will be able to produce 2.4 metric tonnes of coal per annum