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Latest investor hot spots, relating to energy investments in emerging markets.
Chile's Leap Towards Sustainable Energy: Launching Latin America's Largest Energy Storage Facility
April 19, 2024
10 min

Chile's Leap Towards Sustainable Energy: Launching Latin America's Largest Energy Storage Facility

Chile has launched Latin America's largest energy storage facility, the Gran Teno photovoltaic plant in the Maule region, which features 367,200 solar panels and a capacity of 241 megawatts. This facility can power around 136,000 homes and is expected to prevent the emission of over 147,000 tons of CO2 annually, significantly advancing Chile's decarbonization goals. Developed by Grenergy Renovables with an investment of over $700 million, this project exemplifies effective collaboration between the government and private sectors, accelerating Chile's renewable energy initiatives. The Gran Teno plant not only boosts Chile's green energy output but also supports economic development in the Maule region, showcasing Chile's commitment to sustainable development and positioning it as a leader in global renewable energy efforts.
Strategic Minerals for a Zero-Emissions future: The crucial role of Mining in Sustainable Development
April 11, 2024
5 min

Strategic Minerals for a Zero-Emissions future: The crucial role of Mining in Sustainable Development

In the face of escalating climate concerns and the global imperative for sustainable development, the role of strategic minerals in achieving a zero-emission future has never been more critical. This article delves into how the mining industry, with its extraction of vital minerals like lithium, cobalt, nickel, and copper, underpins the burgeoning sectors of renewable energy and electromobility
Advancing AI: What will happen to Human Resources in Mining?
April 10, 2024
3 min

Advancing AI: What will happen to Human Resources in Mining?

This article examines the impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI) on Human Resources (HR) within the mining sector, highlighting the balance between technological advancements and the indispensable human element. As AI redefines roles and processes, we explore the nuanced interaction between innovation and the intrinsic value of human talent in driving the industry forward.
Chile's Solar Energy Surge: Leading the Global Transition to Renewable Power
April 9, 2024
10 min

Chile's Solar Energy Surge: Leading the Global Transition to Renewable Power

Chile leads globally in solar energy, achieving 7.59% solar power consumption in 2022 through strategic investments and policies. It faces challenges like regulatory hurdles, yet collaborative efforts and organizations like IN-VR drive its renewable sector forward. Chile's success offers a model for sustainable energy development worldwide, emphasizing innovation and environmental balance.
Harnessing the Sun and Wind: West Africa's Leap Towards Renewable Energy Independence
April 8, 2024
5 minutes

Harnessing the Sun and Wind: West Africa's Leap Towards Renewable Energy Independence

The article discusses West Africa's journey to renewable energy independence, highlighting the region's challenges, such as limited electricity access and reliance on oil-based power. It details initiatives and investments in solar and wind energy, emphasising the importance of regional and international cooperation in achieving sustainable energy goals. West Africa aims to transform its energy landscape, ensuring energy efficiency and universal access to clean energy.
Morocco's Strategic Move in the Green Hydrogen Sector: Unveiling the "Morocco Offer"
March 26, 2024

Morocco's Strategic Move in the Green Hydrogen Sector: Unveiling the "Morocco Offer"

The article discusses Morocco's ambitious "Morocco Offer" in the green hydrogen sector. It outlines the country's plan to become a leader in green hydrogen production and exportation by utilizing its geographical, natural, and infrastructural advantages. Morocco aims to reduce carbon emissions, diversify its energy sources, and attract global investors and technology providers by allocating 1 million hectares for green hydrogen projects. The initiative is geared towards fostering innovation, driving economic growth, and contributing to global environmental sustainability.
Guiding global Lithium Industry towards carbon neutrality: ILiA launches first standardized carbon footprint guide
March 22, 2024
5 min

Guiding global Lithium Industry towards carbon neutrality: ILiA launches first standardized carbon footprint guide

The article illuminates the groundbreaking initiative by the International Lithium Association (ILiA) to steer the global lithium industry towards sustainability with the launch of the first standardized guide for calculating carbon footprints
Investment Opportunities in Morocco’s Energy Sector
March 19, 2024
15 min

Investment Opportunities in Morocco’s Energy Sector

This article provides a comprehensive overview of Morocco's ambitious initiatives and strategic developments in renewable energy, particularly emphasizing its potential as a leader in green hydrogen production. It outlines Morocco's significant investment in green energy, including a planned $2.3 billion investment from 2023 to 2027, and the government's supportive policies and investment incentives aimed at attracting foreign direct investment.
Interview with Mr. Julio Cesar Puentes, Foreign Investment Vice-President at ProColombia
March 19, 2024
5 minutes

Interview with Mr. Julio Cesar Puentes, Foreign Investment Vice-President at ProColombia

ProColombia’s Pivotal Role in Accelerating Colombia’s Renewable Energy Investment and Development
Chile's Leap Towards Sustainable Energy: Launching Latin America's Largest Energy Storage Facility
April 19, 2024
10 min

Chile's Leap Towards Sustainable Energy: Launching Latin America's Largest Energy Storage Facility

Chile has launched Latin America's largest energy storage facility, the Gran Teno photovoltaic plant in the Maule region, which features 367,200 solar panels and a capacity of 241 megawatts. This facility can power around 136,000 homes and is expected to prevent the emission of over 147,000 tons of CO2 annually, significantly advancing Chile's decarbonization goals. Developed by Grenergy Renovables with an investment of over $700 million, this project exemplifies effective collaboration between the government and private sectors, accelerating Chile's renewable energy initiatives. The Gran Teno plant not only boosts Chile's green energy output but also supports economic development in the Maule region, showcasing Chile's commitment to sustainable development and positioning it as a leader in global renewable energy efforts.
Strategic Minerals for a Zero-Emissions future: The crucial role of Mining in Sustainable Development
April 11, 2024
5 min

Strategic Minerals for a Zero-Emissions future: The crucial role of Mining in Sustainable Development

In the face of escalating climate concerns and the global imperative for sustainable development, the role of strategic minerals in achieving a zero-emission future has never been more critical. This article delves into how the mining industry, with its extraction of vital minerals like lithium, cobalt, nickel, and copper, underpins the burgeoning sectors of renewable energy and electromobility
Advancing AI: What will happen to Human Resources in Mining?
April 10, 2024
3 min

Advancing AI: What will happen to Human Resources in Mining?

This article examines the impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI) on Human Resources (HR) within the mining sector, highlighting the balance between technological advancements and the indispensable human element. As AI redefines roles and processes, we explore the nuanced interaction between innovation and the intrinsic value of human talent in driving the industry forward.
Chile's Solar Energy Surge: Leading the Global Transition to Renewable Power
April 9, 2024
10 min

Chile's Solar Energy Surge: Leading the Global Transition to Renewable Power

Chile leads globally in solar energy, achieving 7.59% solar power consumption in 2022 through strategic investments and policies. It faces challenges like regulatory hurdles, yet collaborative efforts and organizations like IN-VR drive its renewable sector forward. Chile's success offers a model for sustainable energy development worldwide, emphasizing innovation and environmental balance.
Guiding global Lithium Industry towards carbon neutrality: ILiA launches first standardized carbon footprint guide
March 22, 2024
5 min

Guiding global Lithium Industry towards carbon neutrality: ILiA launches first standardized carbon footprint guide

The article illuminates the groundbreaking initiative by the International Lithium Association (ILiA) to steer the global lithium industry towards sustainability with the launch of the first standardized guide for calculating carbon footprints
Bringing education with the demands of Mining and the Labour Market
March 12, 2024
3 min

Bringing education with the demands of Mining and the Labour Market

The following article delves into the intersection of education and the mining industry's labor demands, shedding light on the repercussions of the pandemic on educational standards while emphasizing the vital connection between education and the workforce.
Harnessing the Sun and Wind: West Africa's Leap Towards Renewable Energy Independence
April 8, 2024
5 minutes

Harnessing the Sun and Wind: West Africa's Leap Towards Renewable Energy Independence

The article discusses West Africa's journey to renewable energy independence, highlighting the region's challenges, such as limited electricity access and reliance on oil-based power. It details initiatives and investments in solar and wind energy, emphasising the importance of regional and international cooperation in achieving sustainable energy goals. West Africa aims to transform its energy landscape, ensuring energy efficiency and universal access to clean energy.
Morocco's Strategic Move in the Green Hydrogen Sector: Unveiling the "Morocco Offer"
March 26, 2024

Morocco's Strategic Move in the Green Hydrogen Sector: Unveiling the "Morocco Offer"

The article discusses Morocco's ambitious "Morocco Offer" in the green hydrogen sector. It outlines the country's plan to become a leader in green hydrogen production and exportation by utilizing its geographical, natural, and infrastructural advantages. Morocco aims to reduce carbon emissions, diversify its energy sources, and attract global investors and technology providers by allocating 1 million hectares for green hydrogen projects. The initiative is geared towards fostering innovation, driving economic growth, and contributing to global environmental sustainability.
Investment Opportunities in Morocco’s Energy Sector
March 19, 2024
15 min

Investment Opportunities in Morocco’s Energy Sector

This article provides a comprehensive overview of Morocco's ambitious initiatives and strategic developments in renewable energy, particularly emphasizing its potential as a leader in green hydrogen production. It outlines Morocco's significant investment in green energy, including a planned $2.3 billion investment from 2023 to 2027, and the government's supportive policies and investment incentives aimed at attracting foreign direct investment.
Morocco and the Future of Green Hydrogen
February 15, 2024
15 min

Morocco and the Future of Green Hydrogen

In this insightful article, we explore Morocco's pioneering role in the green hydrogen sector, a critical element in the global pursuit of a sustainable energy future.
Harnessing the Sun and Wind: Morocco’s Renewable Energy Revolution
February 13, 2024
15 min

Harnessing the Sun and Wind: Morocco’s Renewable Energy Revolution

This article provides an in-depth exploration of Morocco's transformative journey in renewable energy, highlighting its achievements and future aspirations in this sector.
Morocco’s Renewable Renaissance: Pioneering a Sustainable Future with Green Hydrogen
February 27, 2024
15 min

Morocco’s Renewable Renaissance: Pioneering a Sustainable Future with Green Hydrogen

This article provides an in-depth analysis of Morocco's ambitious strategy to become a global hub for green hydrogen production, highlighting the nation's innovative approach to sustainable energy. The focus of the article is on how Morocco is overcoming its geographical and resource constraints to achieve energy independence and contribute to global sustainability efforts.
Managing Oil Subsidies and Mauritania’s 3G Focus: Gold, Green Hydrogen, and Gas
February 14, 2024
15 min

Managing Oil Subsidies and Mauritania’s 3G Focus: Gold, Green Hydrogen, and Gas

The following article will cover Mauritania’s recent oil subsidy reduction to ease burdens on the public and private sectors, the country’s mineral potential, gold prospecting and licensing, as well as recent advances in green hydrogen and LNG E&P.