Dangote refinery

Dangote Refinery Fire, Minor Hiccup or Major Trouble for Nigeria’s Oil Industry?

A fire incident erupted on June 26th, 2024, at the Dangote Refinery in Lekki, Nigeria. This comes just six months after the $20 billion facility, a major infrastructure project for the nation, commenced operations. While the Dangote Group swiftly contained the blaze, which originated at the effluent treatment plant, and no injuries were reported, the…

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BeGreen Africa

BeGreen Africa Entrepreneur Workshop Empowers Kenyan Youth in Waste Management

Nairobi, Kenya – June 14, 2024 – The BeGreen Africa Entrepreneur Workshop was held in Nairobi, Kenya to empower young entrepreneurs in waste management to develop comprehensive business plans and innovative solutions. The BeGreen Africa Entrepreneur Workshop was held in partnership with UNICEF, the Tony Elumelu Foundation, and UBA Kenya to empower young and innovative…

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Is Wave Energy the Key to Kenya’s Power Revolution?

Kenya’s breathtaking coastline stretches over 600 kilometers, a vast expanse perpetually kissed by the rhythm of the waves.  Yet this immense potential source of clean energy remains largely untapped. Wave energy technology offers a revolutionary solution, with the power to transform lives and livelihoods in coastal communities that have long grappled with limited or non-existent…

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Adesina Expands AfDB’s Ambitions for Energy, Infrastructure, and Beyond

Akinwumi Adesina, the charismatic leader at the helm of the African Development Bank (AfDB), is a force of nature shaping Africa’s destiny. He is redefining the continent’s development trajectory with bold vision and unwavering determination. Adesina’s audacious plan transcends traditional models, focusing on unlocking Africa’s boundless potential and addressing the foundations of sustainable development. This…

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Victor Ezenwoko’s Vision for Africa’s Renewable Future

Across Africa, the challenge of reliable and affordable energy access remains a persistent hurdle. Businesses struggle to operate efficiently, homes experience frequent blackouts, and communities grapple with limited opportunities for development.  However, a revolution is brewing, harnessing the continent’s abundant natural resources to power a brighter future. Pioneering companies like Daystar Power, led by the…

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Kenya Power to Upgrade 7.4 Million Prepaid Meters

For Kenyans, reliable and affordable electricity is a cornerstone of daily life, powering homes, businesses, and vital infrastructure. Recognizing this, Kenya Power has embarked on an ambitious campaign dubbed “Update Token Meter Yako” (Swahili for “Update Your Token Meter”). This mammoth undertaking aims to secure the nation’s energy future, one meter at a time. The…

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