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Johnnie Walker premieres ‘The Ones Who Keep Walking’ film made by Africans for Africa

Joy Online 05 Dec 2021
One of the world’s best-selling-Scotch, Johnnie Walker and Forbes 30 Under 30 filmmaker, Amarachi Nwosu premiere their new feature film – The Ones Who Keep Walking – which showcases inspiring stories of the creators and collectives who are turning the attention of the world to Africa.
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GhaFFap organises national dialogue on sustainable charcoal and fuelwood production

Joy Online 04 Dec 2021
Charcoal and fuelwood provide more than 80 per cent of energy used in Sub-Saharan Africa, with only a small proportion of this, produced sustainably according to the World Agroforestry Center ... It is estimated that approximately 69 per cent of rural and urban households make use of charcoal or fuelwood as a major source of energy.
photo: Creative Commons / Johnkekam
Tricycle consuming fuel at a gas station during Coronavirus Covid-19 pandemic in Douala, Cameroon, Africa
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Why banning fossil fuel projects in Africa isn’t a climate solution

GreenBiz 03 Dec 2021
These stark energy inequalities are fueling thorny debates around financing Africa’s energy future as world leaders and their negotiators prepare for COP26, the United Nations climate conference in Glasgow, Scotland, in November ... He has argued for an energy transition in which Africa can develop quickly and grow.
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‘The Ones Who Keep Walking’ film made by Africans for Africa to be premiered

Ghana Web 03 Dec 2021
Johnnie Walker, the world's best-selling-Scotch, and Forbes 30 under 30 filmmaker, Amarachi Nwosu premiere their new feature film - The Ones Who Keep Walking - which showcases inspiring stories of the creators and collectives who are turning the attention of the world to Africa.
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Urgent interdict filed to block Shell’s Wild Coast seismic survey

Mail Guardian South Africa 30 Nov 2021
In addition to Shell Exploration and Production South Africa, the other respondents are Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe; Forestry, Fisheries and Environment Minister Barbara Creecy; Impact Africa Limited and BG International Limited ... According to the World ...
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Norwegian-Ghanian solar investment shows the way for a greener industry in Ghana

B & FT Online 29 Nov 2021
Africa needs manufacturing and technology-related jobs and this can only be achieved if we have reliable and affordable clean power,” says Terje Osmundsen, Founder and CEO of Empower New Energy, adding, “Businesses in Africa suffer from the world’s highest cost of electricity, ...
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China-Africa cooperation supports Africa's transition to green energy

Xinhua 27 Nov 2021
25 (Xinhua) -- As the world is grappling with climate change in consensus to move to green energy, China-Africa's renewable energy cooperation is bearing fruits ... Its main objective is to secure private sector investment for the development of new electricity generation capacity, diversifying South Africa's energy mix.
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Environment and energy infrastructure a centerpiece of China-Africa cooperation

China Daily 26 Nov 2021
Clean energy ... The off-grid PV power station project in the Somali region is among the first batch of the demonstration projects of the Lighting Africa program funded by the World Bank ... Starting to operate in January 2018, the Chinese-built 752.7 km Ethiopia-Djibouti Railway is the first cross-border railway electrified by clean energy in Africa.
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From the Mediterranean to Europe — the complicated path of natural gas

Arab News 26 Nov 2021
As natural gas becomes one of the main energy sources across the world, the Middle East and North Africa region is witnessing a peak in the tensions surrounding this resource ... We see a complex interaction between energy and geopolitics, which are usually connected ... On the other side of the Arab world, the situation seems less tense.
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FAO worried about achieving clean energy for cooking in Africa

Ghana News Agency 25 Nov 2021
Firewood and charcoal provide more than 80 per cent of the energy used in Sub-Saharan Africa, according to the World Agroforestry Center, with only a small volume produced sustainably ... and affordable energy, while working to ensure sustainable wood fuel value chains across Africa.
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Roundup: China-Africa cooperation supports Africa's transition to green energy

Sina 25 Nov 2021
25 (Xinhua) -- As the world is grappling with climate change in consensus to move to green energy, China-Africa's renewable energy cooperation is bearing fruits ... Its main objective is to secure private sector investment for the development of new electricity generation capacity, diversifying South Africa's energy mix.
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WFES to show global advances in water, smart cities and climate

Gulf Daily News 25 Nov 2021
To be held alongside the prestigious, energy and sustainability-focused global platform, World Future Energy Summit 2022, they will be hosted by Masdar as part of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, a WAM report said ... Grant Tuchten, Group Event Director at World Future Energy Summit, said.
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Decomputerize to decarbonize: A climate debate we can’t avoid

Live Mint 25 Nov 2021
Tarnoff reports that data centres consume 200 terawatt hours per year, roughly the same amount as South Africa, and is likely to grow 4-5 times by 2030, which would put it on par with Japan, the world’s fourth-biggest energy consumer ... Each one requires energy, minerals and water, and each produces data for an ever-expanding cloud.
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Qatar - Gas is answer to Africa's energy woes: GECF

MENA FN 24 Nov 2021
With nearly 60 percent of Africa's population under the age of 25, policymakers across the continent can guarantee the future prospects of the youngest region in the world by using the affordable, cleaner, and abundant natural gas in their energy plans, Yury Sentyurin, Secretary ...
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China to release enough emergency oil reserves to meet its own needs

Anadolu Agency 24 Nov 2021
- Investors to focus on whether major oil producers will change output policy amid global energy crisis at Thursday’s OPEC+ meeting 01.11.2021 Oil , World , Europe , Eurasia , Asia , Americas , Middle East-Africa ... - Move reflects country’s views on energy efficiency, Qatari energy minister says 13.10.2021 Oil , Lng/Lpg , World , Middle East-Africa.
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