How Kenya Became the African Leader in Green Energy
Hell's Gate National Park, a geothermal hotspot in Kenya. Image: Getty In a win for global efforts to lower carbon emissions, over 80% of Kenya's electricity now comes from renewables like geothermal, wind, hydro, and solar power. Now, Kenya leads the way in Africa's...
Inspirational Women Leaders – Megan du Plooy – Women’s Month 2022
Megan du Plooy There may not be as many women in leadership roles as men, but the number is growing. As women continue to rise in the professional ranks, there is a need for female role models who inspire and encourage women to shatter that glass ceiling. We wanted to...
An Actual Magic Wand That Transforms Waste Into Clean Energy Has Been Created
Image: Unsplash Sierra Energy, a private waste-to-energy company in the US, has invented a literal magic wand that turns waste into clean renewable energy just like that. How? By vapourising rubbish, a clean alternative to burning trash that emits zero greenhouse...
What Does the Clean Energy Transition Mean for Job Opportunities in Africa?
The Renewable Energy Sector in Africa is still young. However, due to the global clean energy transition, it is growing steadily on the continent and is an expanding source of jobs and economic development. There are therefore plenty of job opportunities to come from...
The Most In-Demand Jobs in the Renewable Energy Sector in Africa 2022
With Africa joining efforts to transition to clean energy, the renewable energy job market is heating up and 2022 will see more people employed in the renewables industry than ever before. Here we look at the most in-demand jobs in the renewable energy sector...