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energy security

15 lutego 2018

Zimbabwe:'Kariba South Cost Not Inflated'

[The Herald] State power utility Zesa Holdings has reiterated the factors behind the $178 million cost disparity between extensions to Kariba South and Kariba North power stations, saying this (...)

15 lutego 2018

Lesotho:Electricity Company Appoints New MD

[Kingdom of Lesotho] The Lesotho Electricity Company has appointed Mr. Thabo Nkhahle as the Managing Director (MD) effective from Tuesday.

15 lutego 2018

Kenya:Tender Row Hits Last Mile Power Project

[Nation] A last-mile multibillion-shilling electricity project funded by the African Development Bank (AfDB) has been hit by a tender row that now threatens to derail (...)

7 maja

Measuring electricity access amidst active conflict: Lessons from Yemen

The conflict in Yemen is entering its fifth year. The humanitarian and economic costs are devastating, and the country’s ailing infrastructure is collapsing. Public electricity is almost (...)

29 kwietnia

Using night lights to map electrical grid infrastructure

As part of the push for universal access to electricity, the World Bank is making a concerted effort to support the most cost-effective systems and technologies to provide electricity to those (...)

17 stycznia

2018 in Review: Energy and Extractives at the World Bank

2018 continued to see major shifts in global energy markets and extractive industries, which were reflected in the work done by the World Bank in developing and middle-income countries. From (...)

11 października

IAEA Climate Conference Ends with Call for Major Nuclear Role

As global carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions continue to rise sharply despite increasing use of renewables, the nuclear power industry is looking to lessons from its past success as well as (...)

10 października

IAEA Board Members Hold Straw Poll on Director General Candidates

As part of ongoing informal consultations related to the appointment process, the IAEA Board of Governors today conducted a straw poll on the four candidates that have been nominated for the post (...)

10 października

Young Generation Discusses Atoms4Climate

Nuclear energy is an integral part of the world’s clean energy future and will require committed and highly skilled young professionals to reach its full potential. That was a key message heard at (...)

1 listopada 2018

Scrap Subsidies for Burning Wood – Please Write to Your MP

We urgently need your help to call on the government to Scrap Subsidies for Burning Wood BIOMASS and redirect them to clean renewables In 2017, around £1 billion in UK renewable energy subsidies – (...)

25 października 2018

Biofuelwatch briefing à propos de la proposition d’EDF de transformer les centrales de Cordemais et du Havre en déchets de bois ou déchets mixtes

La proposition d’EDF de transformer les centrales de Cordemais et du Havre en déchets de bois ou déchets mixtes: un cheval de Troie pour brûler du charbon et du bois de la forêt après 2022? (...)

24 października 2018

Over 120 groups from around the world denounce large scale forest biomass energy

Over 120 civil society organisations around the world expose the “biomass delusion” and call for an end for subsidies for burning forest biomass. Click here to read the position statement with the (...)