China powers Africa to limit energy deficit

The narrowing of Africa’s power deficit has been contributed to by China. The deficit is a perennial problem that still leaves two thirds of the population in sub-Saharan Africa without access to reliable electricity supply. Chinese firms have successfully built or are in the process of building many hydro-power plants across the continent in 2017. […]

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Israel joins USAID’s Power Africa energy development program

Israel has officially joined a US-led initiative to link millions of Africans to electricity, with the “growing partnership” between the Jewish state and its neighboring continent described as good by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The ceremony was attended by US Ambassador to Israel, David Friedman; Power Africa Coordinator, Andrew M. Herscowitz and African dignitaries representatives of […]

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