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More states and provinces adopt carbon pricing to cut emissions

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03 January 2019 | Source: ACEEE | Countries:  | Sectors: 

Across North America, efforts to put a price on greenhouse gas emissions are growing, creating a market-based incentive to reduce emissions and energy use. Currently 14 US states and Canadian provinces plus one US city have done so, with seven additional states and provinces in active pursuit,...

Happy New Year! We look back at 2018’s progress and challenges and forward to 2019’s potential

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02 January 2019 | Source: ACEEE | Countries:  | Sectors: 

In 2018, states, cities and companies made progress on energy efficiency, while the federal government took steps backward. This year holds promising opportunities, particularly at the state, city and business level. Unfortunately, we expect a continued need to defend efficiency standards, targets,...

Tanzania: Renewable Energy - a Friendly Source of Power

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02 January 2019 | Source: Reegle News | Countries: Tanzania, United Republic of | Sectors: Equipment and appliances, Transport
[Daily News] ENERGY is a very vital resource to the development of modern life. From household appliances, electronic devices, factories and industries machines, transportation and personal gadgets all are driven by energy. It holds extreme control over the operating capacity of our modern creation.

Ethiopia: New Regulation Broadens Energy Authority's Scope

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02 January 2019 | Source: Reegle News | Countries: Ethiopia | Sectors: Equipment and appliances, Cross cutting
[Addis Fortune] The Council of Ministers approved a regulation that empowers the Ethiopian Energy Authority to regulate energy efficiency performance standards of equipment and appliances.

Kenya: Govt Partners With Energy Firm to Actualise Energy Master Plan

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27 December 2018 | Source: Reegle News | Countries: Kenya | Sectors: Power sector
[Nation] The Tana River County government has partnered with Kenya Electricity Transmission Company (Ketraco) aimed at helping realise and energy master plan for the region.