ADDIS ABABA - Ethiopia has signed an agreement to build two geothermal power plants at a combined cost of $4 billion, to be run by the country’s first privately-owned utility.

Question raised in Lok Sabha on Generation of Electricity from Municipal Solid Wastes, 21/12/2017. At present, six waste-to-energy plants using Municipal Solid Waste (MSW), with a cumulative installed capacity of 65.75 MW are in operation in the country. The State-wise details of MSW based power projects, set up as on 30.11.2017, are given in Annexure-I.

Vizianagaram: District collector of Vizianagaram Vivek Yadav observed that people of the district must participate in the initiative to cut down on electricity consumption.

Abuja — THE Federal Government, states and private investors have invested over $20 billion on new 20 solar projects, targeted at boosting supply in the country.

The African Development Bank (AfDB) is considering financing solar energy projects west of the Nile with a capacity of 600 MW.

Ethiopia has signed a $4 billion contract for the construction of two geothermal power plants, which will be operated by the country’s first privately-owned utility.

The Asia-Pacific report, Global Tracking Framework 2017: Asia-Pacific Progress in Sustainable Energy, is developed by ESCAP in cooperation with ADB.

The Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC) has posed a tender to establish solar energy plants west of the Nile, with a total capacity of 600 MW.

CO2 emissions and total global greenhouse gas emissions are reported for 2016, based on the latest update of the EDGAR v4.3.2 database, using statistics, where available, up to and including 2016.

Berlin - Germany's Siemens says it has signed contracts worth some $824m to build two gas-powered electricity plants in Libya.

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