US biotechnology start-up White Dog Labs has received a grant from the US Department of Energy (DoE) for its MixoFerm fermentation technology that it will unveil next week. The company will use the funds, whose amount was not specified, to

US technology behemoth Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has recently set up an energy subsidiary and asked regulators for permission to sell excess power on wholesale markets across the country. The newly-created unit, Apple Energy LLC, wants to sell energy, capacity, and

382 Jan Smuts avenue in South that belongs to Tower Property Fund in Johannesburg recently received a solar PV installation, which comes with a bank of 300 highly efficient solar panels on its roof. These panels will supply close to

Morocco and Portugal are studying the possibility of an undersea power connection, which would be the second Europe-Africa link. The two countries have signed in this regard a feasibility study, which will cost $455 million. Submarine power cable At present,

After gruelling negotiations, a Turkish power station developer has reached a $4.2bn deal with the government of Iran to build seven gas power stations, which will boost the country’s electricity output by 10%. Billed as the largest investment in post-sanctions

France-based multinational energy company Engie has secured R 9.2 billion (US$ 588 million) in loans for construction of the Kathu Solar Park in South Africa’s Northern Cape. The project, which is expected to be operational before the end of 2018,