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The invasion of second-hand clothes in Africa

GreenBiz

Part of what the West decides not to wear is sent with a one-way ticket to Africa, which is good for the environment, but not for the local economy.

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First Circle inks two deals for inclusive and secure digital finance in Africa

Impact Alpha

South Africa-based First Circle Capital is betting on the long-term impact of emerging financial technologies in Africa, especially for the inclusion of women. The post First Circle inks two deals for inclusive and secure digital finance in Africa appeared first on ImpactAlpha.

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Comment: Africa can save billions by adopting renewable energy

Envirotec Magazine

By Kenneth Engblom Vice President, Wartsila Energy, Europe and Africa. When it comes to building the future of energy in Africa, the decisions facing the continent’s leaders today are nothing less than of historical importance. Africa knows where it needs to go. In Africa, renewables must become the new baseload.

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Itochu, $5.9 Billion South Africa Ammonia Plant Near Supply Pact

FuelCellsWorks

is nearing an agreement to buy green ammonia from Hive Hydrogen South Africa, a $5.9 A group led by Japanese trading house Itochu Corp. billion project that could make the.

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South Africa electricity minister opens 540MW solar-plus-storage plant

PV Tech

The largest solar-plus-storage project in the Southern Hemisphere explains South Africa's effort to mitigate its energy security situation.

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Gamechange solar to supply 500MW trackers to southern Africa

PV Tech

Solar tracker provider Gamechange Solar has secured a deal to supply 500MW of trackers to a group of solar PV projects in Southern Africa.

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Risks and opportunities in early-stage climate tech in Africa

Impact Alpha

26 – Climate concerns figured prominently in conversations among investors, development agencies, startups and corporations at this week’s Africa Tech Summit. The post Risks and opportunities in early-stage climate tech in Africa appeared first on ImpactAlpha. ImpactAlpha, Feb.

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