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Next-generation batteries get wet in dollar rains

Business Day Online 27 Jan 2022
On Wednesday, South Korea’s LG Energy Solution said it was raising $11 billion to develop the next-generation batteries, investments that point to the future of innovation ... Concerns about climate change are driving the demand for more clean, renewable energy ... Energy poor Africa is not yet a key investment destination for EVs and battery technology.

EGYPS 2022 begins a year of strategic energy dialogue

Egypt Commercial News 27 Jan 2022
“We are currently finalising preparations to host EGYPS 2022 Exhibition, featuring a wide range of exhibitors who are seeking a establish a footprint in Egypt, North Africa, and the Mediterranean region, by penetrating the dynamic and growing energy hub centred in Cairo,” Hudson added.

Emerging Africa Group sees tech, media, communication attracting new investment in 2022

Business Day Online 27 Jan 2022
It also notes that the Energy sector in South Africa, Construction in Egypt, Affordable Housing and Tech in Kenya, Nigeria and Ghana are also key spaces to watch in the New Year ... Sanni, group chief executive officer, Emerging Africa Group (EAG), expressed delight at the launch of the report.

Ideanomics drives Middle East agenda on future of commercial electric mobility

Gulf News 27 Jan 2022
“We were delighted to bring together our valued investors to discuss the current and future strategy, alongside our partner in the Middle East and Africa, Admiral America Energy ... Admiral America Energy is a UAE centric Joint Venture between Emirati and US companies that aims to ...

White House sees 'challenges' in diverting energy supplies to Europe

Reuters 27 Jan 2022
Senior Biden administration officials on Tuesday said the United States was in talks with major energy-producing countries and companies in North Africa, the Middle East, Asia and the United States over a potential diversion of supplies to Europe if Russia invades Ukraine.

Egypt’s Minister of Environment, John Kerry discuss preparation for COP27

Egypt Today 27 Jan 2022
... participating in climate projects in Egypt, particularly in the energy field ... He added that the US would cooperate with some countries like Indonesia, Mexico, India and South Africa to support their actions in addressing climate change impacts in, for instance, the energy program.

West Africa opportunity for pioneering cement technology

Construction Review Online 27 Jan 2022
The cement sector in West Africa could make exciting use of clay calcination ...

Black Satellites thump Ada United 6-0 in warm up friendly

Ghana Web 27 Jan 2022
... part of preparations towards the 2022 WAFU Cup of Nations and the Total Energies Africa Cup of Nations.

Speed up solar, wind and storage developments – Easton

Mining Weekly 27 Jan 2022
A speeded up solar, wind and storage (SWS) approach is needed ...

Biden's diplomats are flooding the zone on Russia. But even some allies aren’t convinced.

Yahoo Daily News 27 Jan 2022
Chatting with the UAE and Kuwait — both major energy producers — signals to Russia that Washington has a plan for what happens if Moscow cuts off Europe’s gas ... Some of the hesitation involves the fact that many of the European countries have greater energy and other trade links with Russia than the United States ... is a major energy producer).

Invest strategically in wind and solar farms in Africa, says Oxford study

Business Ghana 26 Jan 2022
In South Africa, windfarms in optimum locations would cost the country 16.7% less per unit of energy than if it were to build more coal power plants ... in Sub-Saharan Africa,' states co-author Nick Eyre, Professor of Energy and Climate Policy at the University the Oxford.

Mantashe says nuclear power is needed to combat energy poverty

Independent online (SA) 26 Jan 2022
MINERAL Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe yesterday reiterated his support of nuclear as part of the green transition while urging South Africa to follow in the footsteps of Europe and see the energy as part of the green transition since it doesn’t emit carbon ... Nuclear is a required technology for energy,” he said ... That is energy poverty.

Masdar, W Solar set up JV to develop 8-GW-plus renewables pipeline

Renewables Now 26 Jan 2022
Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company Masdar and solar investment company W ... MW Energy will also support the Etihad 7 innovation programme led by the United Arab Emirates that is meant to raise financing from the public and private sectors for renewable energy projects in Africa.

Energy: Government committed to increasing utility scale solar – Prempeh

Ghana Web 26 Jan 2022
Minister of Energy Dr ... Prempeh said this when officials of the Country office of USAID called on him at the Ministry of Energy on Monday, 24 January 2022. The visit was primarily for them to brief the minister on their Power Africa West Africa Energy Programme.