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KenGen Partners With TMGO On Ethiopian Geothermal Project

KenGen’s first international contract, The Tulu Moye geothermal projectis progressing steadily. As part of the project execution process, TMGO signed a contract with Kenya Electrical Generating Company (KenGen) to carry out the drilling operations on the first phase of the project. The project collaboration is meant to be a model for improved international cooperation against the negative impact of climate change in Africa. According to an official statement by KenGen, this is, “proof that African nations can work together in technology transfer, capacity building and skills development, to support the…

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Renewable energy and Agric project boost jobs in Niger Delta

– – Asanita Agricultural Processing Company has secured funding to build a renewable energy power plant and a cassava processing to ethanol plant in Southern Nigeria. The project located on a 40-hectare estate in Edo State in the Niger Delta region, will produce 50,000 litres per day of ethanol and deliver electricity for up to 300 homes. By creating hundreds of jobs for illegal migrant returnees and boosting the local economy, it also aims to discourage human tracking and illegal migration. The power plant is designed to reduce carbon emission by converting all the biomass to energy. A combination of biogas produced from the effluent of the ethanol plant, and combustion of waste cassava peel and other agricultural waste, likes palm kernel…

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