Sudan first had engineering activity in the construction of a railway that was to export cotton. irrigation projects for cotton led to the establishment of a cement factory to build a dam, and thus contributed to the growth of the engineering sector. Interruption of international trade due to the war led the country to mobilization of its productive capacity with the engineering sector showing elevated growth, leading to the Department of public works to increase its workforce fivefold.
Solar microleasing company Solar Exchange has committed to being a key partner in providing solar power for several Western Cape Education Department schools. Protea Heights Academy will be the first school to receive the roll out. This is the eighth Sun Exchange...read more
World Bank $200 Million Electricity Package to fund off-grid access to electricity for 19 African countries
The World Bank’s latest approved project will fund the West African Development Bank and ECOWAS to extend off-grid access to electricity for 19 African countries. The Board of the World Bank Group has recently approved the Regional Off-Grid Electrification Project...read more