Can renewable energy save Uganda's Rwenzori glacier?
The people at the foot of the Rwenzori glacier in Uganda want a switch to renewable energy to save the snow on the mountaintop, which is melting fast. Their goal: 100 percent green energy by 2020. Will they succeed?
Natural gas slides as brutal cold grips U.S. Midwest
In "Futures In Focus," Alan Knuckman of Agora Financial examines the impact of bitter cold U.S. weather on energy markets.
Energy efficient lighting in Zimbabwe
After a government ban on the use of incandescent light bulbs, a local company produces LED bulbs that use 80% less energy and last six times as long.
How solar energy is lighting up Kenya's future
From charging mobile phones to supplying energy for factories, one new company is exploring the potential of solar energy in Kenya and throughout East Africa.
Assessing the investment risk in Nigeria’s energy sector
Nigeria’s Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo says the country will require one trillion dollars to modernise its energy infrastructure in 29 years. Oyeyemi Oke, Partner at A02 Law joins CNBC Africa to assess the investment risk in Nigeria’s energy sector.
Nigerian operators slam tariff hike on solar panels call for govt intervention
Operators in Nigeria’s energy space are clamoring for government's intervention on tariff hikes for solar panel importation. Segun Adaju, President of the Renewable Energy Association of Nigeria joins CNBC Africa to discuss the details and its implication on Nigeria’s bid to improve its energy mix.
Russia echoes Saudi view for OPEC hike
Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak told Bloomberg Television on Saturday that OPEC+ production hike will be close to one million barrels per day, echoing the Saudi view.
Locally powered Energy
In Brooklyn neighbors are building their own Powergrid. They are not only producing their own energy, but they also want to start trading it amongst each other.
Developing Nigeria's renewable energy
According to the President of the Renewable Energy Association of Nigeria, Segun Adaju, adoption of renewable energy in Nigeria will lead to an efficient source of power distribution in Nigeria.