Africa50, IRENA in joint pact to light up Africa

Africa50 currently has 34 shareholders that include 31 African countries, the African Development Bank, the Central Bank of West African States and Bank Al-Maghrib.
By Business Reporter Jun. 26, 2024

African countries bank on renewable energy to create employment

Statistics shows that Africa has the youngest population in the world, with 70% of sub-Saharan Africa under the age of 30.
By Farai Shawn Matiashe Apr. 18, 2024

Lawmakers urged to remove policy barriers stifling renewable investment

He said modernising and expanding the infrastructure is one of these barriers and a pressing priority for the coming years.
By Farai Shawn Matiashe Apr. 17, 2024

Fifth International Renewable Energy Conference resolutions

The Energy and Power Development ministry should expedite the crafting of the integrated resource plan guided by the experience of Zambia and other African countries.
By The Standard Mar. 17, 2024

Lessons for the African empowerment journey

In the face of sanctions limiting access to markets and agricultural inputs, Zimbabweans showcased resilience by adopting innovative farming techniques.
By Isheanesu Mavengere Mar. 15, 2024

CFI rolls out solar farms programme

CFI, however, said it still relies on the Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority (Zesa) for most operations.
By Mthandazo Nyoni Mar. 15, 2024

Zim airports shut over bomb scare

The development has caused chaos in the city where flights destined for Victoria Falls faced disruptions and diversion.
By Sharon Buwerimwe Mar. 2, 2024

International Renewable Energy Conference & Expo 2024: 10 power projects get govt backing

The oversubscribed conference was organised by The Standard in conjunction with the Energy and Power Development ministry.
By Tatira Zwinoira Mar. 2, 2024

International Renewable Energy Conference & Expo 2024: ED pushes for accelerated renewable energy adoption

At the well-attended conference, renewable energy around electric vehicles, solar, wind and hydrogen were discussed as possible ways the country could move towards green energy.
By Tatira Zwinoira Mar. 2, 2024