Tag: renewable sources

Here’s how Africa is harnessing gas potential to solve energy challenges on the continent

The Global CEO of GE Gas Power, Scott Strazik says gas is a big part of the solution to Africa’s energy challenges and the scale, access and dependability of gas is a great catalyst to support renewable sources if Africa is going to create industries and advance manufacturing. He joins CNBC Africa to discuss ways to harness Africa’s gas potential.

Cost of power in Kenya expected to fall as it migrates to renewable sources

Cost of energy in Kenya is expected to fall as the government moves toward renewable sources of energy. The Energy Secretary rejected the country's Power bid to increase electricity tariffs, saying that the injection of cheaper electricity will lower the cost of wholesale power. Snehar Shah, Azuri General Manager for East Africa joins CNBC Africa for more.