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The Green Pioneer Accelerator Programme – East Africa

By on October 29, 2014 in Access to Energy, Info & Resources with 0 Comments
The Green Pioneer Accelerator Programme – East Africa

Growth Africa has partnered with VC4Africa and Hivos to offer a comprehensive program to take early stage enterprises from ‘market proof’ to ‘ready for investment’. This program offers a rare opportunity for ecologically innovative businesses to be taught by leading experts on how to build a case for investment, and be exposed to a network […]

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Latest: Energy in the News in East Africa – January 2013

By on January 30, 2013 in Info & Resources with 0 Comments

Renewable Energy Solar, biogas power to be sold to national grid Electricity Transmission Kenya’s high voltage line to be ready June  Oil & gas – pipelines AfDB releases $500,000 for pipeline study Tanzania seeks $581m more for its gas pipeline Oil & Gas Aminex to spend $8m on Tanzania gas New rules in Kenya seek to […]

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Latest: Energy in the News in East Africa

By on December 5, 2012 in Info & Resources with 0 Comments

Electricity Generation: Kipevu plant adds 115 megawatts to power supply Agency plans to set up 70MW power plant Kenyatta kin in Sh11bn Ngong wind energy plan Oil & Gas: Downstream: KenolKobil loses market lead to Total Oil & Gas: Upstream: Canadian firm Vanoil acquires Avana PetroleumFirstEnergy to acquire 50pc stake in two firmsCanadian firm, Kigali […]

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Units Begin The Story

By on November 30, 2012 in Info & Resources with 0 Comments
Units Begin The Story

Greek mythology has it that the immortal Titan Prometheus stole fire from his brothers, the gods on Mt. Olympos, and brought this to Man to dispel our darkness and suffering. Legend or not, Man has known how to generate fire and heat, using external tools and implements, for millennia. Our ability to generate, harness and […]

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Companies in the oil & gas exploration scene is East Africa

East Africa is the latest oil & gas frontier and this fact cannot be underestimated. I have done some quick research on the companies currently in the Exploration and Production (E&P) scene in the region and these is what I found (see list below). The list may not be conclusive because the situation is so […]

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