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DNV GL is trusted technical advisor to majority of South African wind energy ... - Windpower Engineering (press release)

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TCN Gets New Chairman As Nebo Reads Riot Act - spyghana.com

TCN Gets New Chairman As Nebo Reads Riot Act - spyghana.com | PowerAfrica | Scoop.it
TCN Gets New Chairman As Nebo Reads Riot Act spyghana.com During the inauguration, Nebo charged the principal players in the nation's electricity sector to sit up and be committed to ensuring that power supply is significantly and visibly improved...
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In his acceptance speech, Waziri observed that the power sector transformation initiative is the fulcrum on which the much expected and deserved take-off of the Nigerian economy hinges.

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Balkan Energy turned down the government's request on the grounds that Ghana was not ready to distribute the power that would be produced from the barge due to its unsuccessful demand for an audit of the power lines.
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Jinapor Advocates Regional Integration of Power Sector | MoEn ...

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Deputy Minister of Energy and Petroleum Hon John Abdulai Jinapor, has called for regional integration in the power sector which he said is the only way forward to ensure an improved power supply in the West African region.
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Solar boom boosts South African salaries - Mail & Guardian Online

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Solar boom boosts South African salaries
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Van Wyk's monthly wage jumped to R6 500 as South Africa's largest province is transformed by President Jacob Zuma's government energy policies.
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"The programme has made it the only African nation among the top 20 solar markets, with installations comparable to South Korea, Thailand and Israel, according to data compiled by Bloomberg...

Investment in clean energy in South Africa increased more in 2012 than any other country, rising 206-fold to $5.5-billion, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance. Solar installations may reach 187 megawatts this year and 601 megawatts in 2014, up from 7 megawatts last year."

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Electricity demand in Ghana rises 12.3% in 2013 – GRIDCo

“This increasing demand for electricity is being matched with new generation supported by the government through the Ministry of Energy, the Volta River Authority and some Independent Power Producers (IPPs),” he added.
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Ghana wants private sector to lead development-Mahama | West ...

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Ghana is taking steps -- including reducing its deficit and inflation -- to help the private sector lead the country's transition to middle-income status, President John Mahama told a news conference on Tuesday.
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