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ft.com

3/08/2022

Why famine in Madagascar is an alarm bell for the planet

The UN has called it the world’s first climate-change-induced famine. Madagascar’s government agrees it is a result of the west’s carbon-fuelled lifestyle. A number of scientists and experts disagree, saying it is actually a consequence of poverty and poor governance.

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pv magazine

3/08/2022

World could install 250 GW of solar this year, claims Bloomberg analyst

Demand is pushing solar growth across the world to new heights, as Bloomberg senior analyst Rob Barnett forecasts deployment to increase by 30% this year. Total global solar deployment is closing in on 1 TW installed – an impressive milestone for the energy transition.

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ESI Africa

3/08/2022

35,000 Kenyan households to have electricity by December 2022

Energy Cabinet Secretary Monica Juma said that the government aims to connect over 35,000 households to electricity and 1,200 facilities in 36 counties by the end of this year.