Monday, January 20, 2020

The Solar Show Africa Entering its 23rd Year

Africa’s largest and longest-running power and solar event, The Solar Show Africa will now be entering its 23’rd year on 31 March – 1...

African Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) to attract $103 Billion in 2019

Nigeria, Egypt, South Africa, Mozambique, Senegal and Mauritania lead investment across supply and demand driven projects MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, August 21, 2019/ -- Africa is...

Zimbabwe: Off-Grid Solutions to Power Crisis

With the country's main power utility, Zesa, struggling to provide adequate connections to growing demand in both rural and urban areas, Zimbabwe should push...

Policy support is key for the adoption of smart grid technologies

GlobalData’s latest report, Smart Grid Policy Handbook 2019 reveals that solar PV is the most popular technology to use net metering for grid connection...

Solar panel manufacturer notes downturn in China’s PV uptake

Global solar panel manufacturer Jinko Solar has reported sluggish movement in China’s solar photovoltaic (PV) power additions in 2019. According to Jinko Solar's vice president,...

China installs tallest wind turbine

Zoomlion Heavy Industry Science & Technology Co has broken the record for China's tallest impeller of 152 metres, breaking the previous record of 140...

Housing development goes solar to avoid loadshedding

The relentless hammering that South Africans endured during the recent phase of stage 4 loadshedding has local businesses eyeing solar photovoltaic (PV) installations as...

SA Minister calls for more investments in clean coal

South Africa's Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe has urged South African coal miners to continue investing in clean coal technology. Coal continues to form a...

Loadshedding: why mini grids are the answer and why South Africa doesn’t have them...

“Mini grids could very quickly sort out a lot of the biggest challenges that South Africa is having with its energy supply at the...

Saudi Arabia Threatens To Drop Dollar For Oil Trades

Saudi Arabia has threatened the United States to stop using dollars for its oil trades in an attempt to discourage legislators from passing a...

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Midlands Command Agriculture Grain Production Package Unveiled for the 2019-20 Season

The government has unveiled an integrated Command Agriculture support for farmers to till 20 000 to boost local food production and guarantee food security...
Side Bar Two
The Centre for Conflict Management and Transformation, (CCMT) has been instrumental in enhancing the management of Irrigation Schemes in the Midlands Province. The organisation assists farmers manage productive challenges between farmers and between the farmers and other institutions and stakeholders. The organisation has assisted farmers work together as teams in purchasing Agro-inputs, securing markets for their produce and decision making...
Insukamini Irrigation Scheme is the winner of the coveted National Irrigation Competition 2019 as part of the Zimbabwe Government integrated programme to increase investment on rehabilitation of irrigation infrastructure; increase food output from irrigated areas as well as establishment of new irrigation infrastructure. It has grown very evident that irrigation has become the most important productivity determinant in light of...
Rain fed agriculture has proved to be very unreliable and noncompetitive considering rising climate change impacts and vulnerability among smallholder and rural farmers in the country. To respond to the worsening food and nutrition insecurity in the country arising from an unreliable rain season, the Minister of Agriculture, lands, Water  and Rural Resettlement, Retired Chief Air Marshal Perrence Shiri, speaking...
Interested in growing your business? There are a variety of ways to do so; but how do you know which strategy is right for your venture? A market product grid helps companies plot out their growth strategy and visualize the risks associated with expansion. It can help key leaders make decisions around product development, distribution, marketing, and even hiring. The...
Most farmers in the country have planted their summer crops and today we invite an Agricura agronomist to walk with us on the use of post-germination or post-emergent herbicides for groundnuts post-emergent herbicide combination. Agil 0.5 - 2 liters per hectare + Bentazone/Basagran 3 liters per hectare, mix these two herbicides with 200 liters of water, do not spray during...