South Africa announces increases to fuel prices

Changes in Brent crude oil prices, along with the appreciation of the national currency against the dollar has informed the decision – applicable from June 3, 2020

South Africa’s mine shafts could become ‘energy reserves’ to tackle shortage

Innovate UK funding of £300K aims to allow start-up Gravitricity to take pressure off grids and ensure a continuous supply of power

Tata Power completes sale of South African JV Cynnergi

Exxaro now fully owns two of Cynnergi’s wind farms in South Africa

Tata Power to exit South African joint venture for $106m

Cennergi is a 50:50 joint venture between Exxaro Resources and Tata’s subsidiary Khopoli Investments and owns two wind farms in the country

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UK Climate Investments backs clean energy projects in South Africa

It is supporting the development of 254MW of renewable energy projects

Total strikes gas off South African coast

The discovery could contain one billion barrels of total resources

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South African Post Office has a gas with hydrogen scooters

The organisation aims to see if the vehicles can be used to drop off light mail in a more sustainable way

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

Hydro and fossil fuels powering Sub-Saharan Africa’s electricity growth

They were the top sources of growth between 2005 and 2015

Indian industrial giants join global energy saving initiative

EP100 brings together ‘energy-smart’ companies committed to using energy more productively to reduce emissions