06 Sep '13, 2pm

The African Energy Mix: Adopting Renewables

The African Energy Mix: Adopting Renewables

It is no secret that there is an ongoing energy revolution taking place worldwide. Many countries are making conscious efforts in becoming more energy independent and sustainable. In achieving this, all energy options are being considered and in the past ten years, renewable energy sources have been the most prominent. The rationale for any country seeking to be energy independent is clear; to reduce exposure to unreliable energy imports and attain a state of energy security. The technicalities of achieving these are unlimited but often intricate. Africa’s energy climate has been perpetually described as appalling. The continent’s progress of energy development has varied widely for several years. Very few countries have recorded significant successes while most have stagnated or deteriorated. This has been attributed majorly to lack of policy implementation, incompetent h...

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