Africa

“The world’s longest subsea cable will send clean energy from Morocco to the UK” – Electrek – April 21, 2022

On April 21, 2022 Electrek reported that a “10.5 gigawatt (GW) solar and wind farm will be built in Morocco’s Guelmim-Oued Noun region, and it will supply the UK with clean energy via subsea cables. The twin 1.8 GW high voltage direct current (HVDC) subsea cables will be the world’s longest. This initiative is going to […]

“Aavishkaar Capital and KfW launch $250 M ESG Fund” – Your Story – January 25, 2022

On January 25, 2022 Your Story reported that “Mumbai-headquartered impact investing arm of Aavishkaar Group, Aavishkaar Capital has announced the launch of a $250 million ESG First Fund with German investment and development bank, KfW. The fund will focus on investing in Asia and Africa to strengthen the Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) practices of mid-cap businesses and offer them growth capital […]