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SigenStor : The AI 5-in-1 energy storage system

Red Energy, a commercial solar energy specialist, is introducing a game-changing solar solution to South Africa: SigenStor, an AI-optimized 5-in-1 energy storage system, the first of its kind in Africa. Selected as one of the few approved installers for SigenStor,...

Keeping the Lights On: FNB Reinforces ATMs with UPS for Seamless Service Access

FNB plans to improve the operational resilience of its ATM network across the country by installing Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) systems in over 1,000 standalone ATMs, allowing customers to access services during power outages. The first phase of the project...

Harnessing IoT and solar power for smarter energy management

When Eskom first implemented load shedding in 2007, electricity changed overnight from a resource every company could take for granted into one of the most urgent challenges in South African boardrooms. Since then, the imperative of facing up to...

UBER Eats Tackles SA’s Energy Crisis Head On

Online food ordering and delivery platform, Uber Eats, and mobile rental network, Adoozy Power, have partnered up to enable South Africans to rent power banks and have them delivered to their doorstep. Facilitated by Uber Direct, which is Uber...

African Development Bank Signs Agreement with KEITI to Climate-Resilient Tech in Africa

African Development Bank and Korea Environmental Industry and Technology Institute (KEITI) sign agreement to deploy environmental and climate-resilient technologies in Africa. Through this partnership, Korea will share technology, experience, and knowledge with the bank’s African member countries. The African Development...

FSD Africa Investments Commits $19.5M to Boost Climate Resilience in Africa

FSD Africa Investments (FSDAi), the investing arm of FSD Africa, announced its decision to invest $19.5 million in support of climate adaptation and climate-aligned infrastructure projects in Africa and to promote the continent’s resilience to climate change. Commitment to Partnering...

Senegalese Power Plant Opts for Wärtsilä Long-Term Service Agreement

Technology group Wärtsilä has signed a long-term service agreement for two years with ContourGlobal, a global energy provider based in the U.S. The agreement covers the company’s Cap des Biches power plant in Dakar, Senegal. The plant dispatches power to the national...

Loadshedding in Retail: Alternative Energy a Poor Solution

South African retailers are being hit hard by load shedding. Costs have gone up and trading has come down. The Foschini Group (TFG), in a trading update in March, estimated that its retail turnover has decreased by about R1.5...

Overcoming the 5-Stages of Loadshedding Grief

Over the past 16 years, South Africa's citizens have had to contend with a great deal of loss and uncertainty as a consequence of load shedding. We have all lost something. The biggest loss of all has been the...

Life Beyond Loadshedding – What is Next for South Africa?

The escalating loadshedding issue has shaken our nation for months. With a rising decline of energy, South Africans have learnt not to depend on electricity as their go - to energy resource.  This ongoing problem that has become tiresome...
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A New Extended Partnership for Managing People and Money

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has partnered with Workday, a provider of solutions for managing people and money. The partnership aims...
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