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Schneider Electric Collaborates with NVIDIA on Designs for AI Data Centers

Schneider Electric , the leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, today announced a collaboration with NVIDIA to optimize data center infrastructure and pave the way for groundbreaking advancements in edge artificial intelligence (AI) and digital twin technologies. Schneider Electric will leverage its expertise in data center infrastructure and NVIDIA’s advanced AI…

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China Reinvests in Africa to Secure Vital Energy Minerals

China really wants Africa’s minerals, which affects energy worldwide and Africa’s growth. Their big investments and contracts show they want to control energy supplies, which shows how deeply they’re involved in Africa and how they often take resources. China’s renewed focus on Africa’s mineral resources is driven by the insatiable demand for critical minerals like…

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Can Eskom’s Pricing Overhaul Spark South Africa’s Energy Transition?

Eskom, the state-owned power utility struggling to keep the lights on, has pushed back against newly approved pricing rules.  The move, seen as a high-voltage warning, raises concerns that the recent pricing overhaul could become a ticking time bomb for the country’s already strained energy security. Eskom’s primary concern is the removal of the Regulatory…

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Why is Kenya Rejecting Uganda’s Push for Lower Fuel Import Fees?

East Africa recently witnessed a dispute over fuel import fees, igniting a rift between Kenya and Uganda. The heart of the matter revolved around Uganda’s desire to bypass Kenyan middlemen and directly import fuel, aiming to alleviate their burden of holding the region’s highest fuel prices.  Uganda, firmly believing Kenyan middlemen were artificially inflating prices, sought…

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Could Nuclear Energy Transform Africa’s Electricity Market?

Africa is witnessing a surge of interest in nuclear energy, driven by the need to bridge significant energy gaps and create a more secure and sustainable future.  This shift could transform the continent’s electricity market, especially through projects like the African Single Electricity Market (AfSEM), aiming for continent-wide electricity exchange. The stark reality is that…

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World Bank Calls for Stronger Climate Policies to Boost Carbon Pricing

A new report by the World Bank paints a cautiously optimistic picture of the global fight against climate change. The report reveals a significant increase in carbon pricing initiatives worldwide, offering a crucial tool for reducing emissions and transitioning to a clean energy future. Carbon pricing schemes, such as carbon taxes or emissions trading systems…

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