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HLPF Side Event Addresses Energy in Saudi Arabia

The construction, transportation and industrial sectors account for over 90% of the Saudi Arabia’s energy consumption.

Kenya:Turkana Power Line Halt Signals High Bills

[Nation] A Nyandarua farmer has obtained court orders stopping construction of the electricity transmission line linking Lake Turkana wind farm to the national grid in a move that could cost consumers billions of shillings in additional penalties payable to the power producer.

"Uniting construction professionals along the entire value chain to deliver efficiency to regions", Isabelle Alfano

Read here Isabelle Alfano's edito, Director of the Construction Business Unit and of the Intermat exhibition. Intermat is an international event gathering construction professionals from the 23rd of April to the 28th in Paris, France.

Ethiopia:Ethio-Kenya Power Interconnection 88% Complete

[Ethiopian Herald] The construction of Ethio-Kenya electric transmission line has seen 88 percent completion, Ethiopian Electric Power (EEP) told The Ethiopian Herald.

Kenya:Sh22 Billion Lamu Coal Power Plant Line Takes Shape

[Nation] Kenya Electricity Transmission Company (Ketraco) plans to start construction of a high-voltage power line from proposed Lamu coal-fired plant in July subject to Treasury agreeing funding terms with Chinese lenders.

Uganda:Govt to Borrow U.S.$128 Million for New Nile Bridge, Power Line

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Parliament has approved government borrowing of up to Sh459 billion from Japanese and European banks meant for the completion of construction of the new bridge across the River Nile.

Liberia:Transcorp to Launch Resettlement Action Plan Ahead of Transmission Line Construction

[FrontPageAfrica] Makeni, Sl -To give way for the construction of a 1300km transmission line from La Côte d'Ivoire into Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea, TRANSCO CLSG, in collaboration with the Government of Sierra Leone, will formally launch the Resettlement Action Plan (RAP) to settle families

Botswana:North West Power Line Starts

[Botswana Daily News] Samochima -Construction of the long awaited North West Transmission Grid Connection (NWTGC) power line officially started in Samochima village, in Okavango district on Monday.

Millions of people work to save energy: Here are some of their stories

South Africa:Energy Efficiency a Must for Construction Industry

[] Public Works Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko on Monday called on the construction industry to embrace innovative technologies that have superior energy efficiency performance compared to conventional materials.


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