The Africa Report -
The World Bank has approved a record investment of $700 million in guarantees for Ghana's Sankofa Gas Project to help mitigate the West African country's chronic energy crisis. The project seeks to help address the country's energy shortfalls by ...
Voice of America -
The blackout, which held up proceedings in the 275-member house for nearly an hour according to officials and lawmakers, was symbolic of the energy crisis the West African nation has been wrestling with for three years. "The lights went off suddenly ...
The energy crisis has fuelled poverty, militancy and riots that take the form of roadblocks, strikes and attacks on the homes of energy officials and utility offices.
African Law & Business (ALB) (registration) -
Ghana is experiencing an energy crisis, a situation exacerbated by the country's lack of capital and the government's inability to deliver its promises, yet this has not deterred foreign investment.
Havana Times -
HAVANA TIMES - Over the past ten years, reggaeton singers have changed the idea we'd long had about Latin American music. Their music videos are full of adrenaline, aggressiveness, sexual arousal, speed, fast motorcycles, sport cars, luxurious yachts ...
News Tribe -
WASHINGTON: Alfonso Leonhardt- the acting Administrator of United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has renewed the US commitment to help Pakistan in overcoming the energy crisis. Alfonso expressed his views during a meeting with ...
Pakistan Observer -
Thursday, July 30, 2015 - Karachi—Leather and leather goods export of billions of rupees have been threatened due to prolonged suspension of power supply to Tannery Zone since last week.
A recently released book by the Woodrow Wilson International Centre for Scholars (Wilson Center) reviews the energy crisis in Pakistan and raises the question if there is a way out of Pakistan's endless energy crisis? A careful read of the book reveals ...
Ghana Broadcasting Corporation -
Parliament Is Helping Government Solve Energy Crisis -Alhaji Sorogho. Comments ( 0 ). The Chairman of the Mines and Energy Committee of Parliament, Alhaji Amadu Sorogho says Parliament is helping government solve the energy problem by approving ...
Business Recorder (press release) (blog) -
The KATI chief urged all political parties to jointly recommend measures for early resolution of energy and water crises in the country.
Lei Zuo, an associate professor of mechanical engineering in Virginia Tech's College of Engineering, may have a partial solution: harvesting energy from the car's suspension. Zuo explained that only 10 to 16 percent of the fuel a car consumes is ...
The S&P global commodity index hit its lowest level since 2002 on July 27, lower even than during the 2008 global financial crisis. The recent price declines are a result of complex factors that have led to a simple outcome: There is more than enough ...
Village Voice -
... Jeb, Bernie, Ben, Bobby, and all the rest would be forced to stake out positions on Stare Case and Lappetites and commission white papers on whether, say, Metal Machine Music has a role to play in overcoming the looming international energy crisis.
Automotive News -
During the energy crisis and auto downturn in the late 1970s that gutted the ranks of minority dealerships nationwide, Farr successfully lobbied President Jimmy Carter for low-interest federal loans to keep his dealership out of bankruptcy.
McCALLSBURG, Ia. - Helping someone who has a heart attack 80 meters in the air is a bit more difficult for emergency responders than coming to the aid of someone with an injury on the ground.
Greenpeace International (blog) -
In the turbulent decade of the 1970s that saw two major global energy crises, the Greek government offered tax incentives to households for solar water heaters, and a national policy was aimed at saving power.
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