Putting green on the African grid

Putting green on the African grid Renewable and sustainable energy solutions in Africa have gone beyond conversation and into comprehensive transformation, by Norman Moyo, CEO of Distributed Power Technologies (formerly Distributed Power Africa), a business of Cassava Technologies Energy is the lifeblood of business and global economy. It’s the light switch, the retail outlet, the ...
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DPT to provide 10MW of renewable energy generation facilities for Africa Data Centres in South Africa

DPT to provide 10MW of renewable energy generation facilities for Africa Data Centres in South Africa Africa Data Centres has appointed Distributed Power Technologies (DPT) to provide renewable energy and storage solutions for its data centres across in South Africa. The partnership will initiate the deployment of renewable energy generation facilities to meet the more ...
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Distributed Power Technologies to work with X, Alphabet’s moonshot factory to virtualise South Africa’s electricity grid

Distributed Power Technologies to work with X, Alphabet’s moonshot factory to virtualise South Africa’s electricity grid Distributed Power Technologies (DPA) in South Africa is working with X (formerly known as Google X), Alphabet’s moonshot factory to facilitate the just energy transition and enable reliable electricity access for the country. This will be done through virtualisation ...
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Econet Group announces launch of Cassava Technologies

      Econet Group announces launch of Cassava Technologies 10 November 2021, Port Louis, Mauritius Privately held African telecommunications group, Econet, today announced the launch of Cassava Technologies, which brings together Econet’s digital services and digital infrastructure product segments, encompassing fiber broadband networks, data centers, and renewable energy; as well as cloud & cybersecurity, ...
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DPT Partners Who Make the Sun Work for Them

Posted July 28, 2021
DPT Partners Who Make the Sun Work for Them We are proud to have partnered with leading commercial & industrial companies to harness the power of the sun and produce efficient, cost effective and green solar energy across Zimbabwe and across Africa. Gaining energy independence and supporting the green energy movement is no longer optional. ...
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A million Home Batteries Could Help Eskom

Posted May 4, 2021
A million Home Batteries Could Help Eskom South Africa’s public electricity utility company, Eskom has been implementing various levels of load shedding periodically over the past few years. Load shedding is expected to continue for the foreseeable future because a large portion of Eskom’s generating fleet is out of service. This is due to unplanned ...
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DPA deploys new solar projects as blackouts continue

Posted May 4, 2021
DPA deploys new solar projects as blackouts continue Zimbabwe and South Africa continue to face extensive power outages, creating huge pressure on their national grids.  Faults due to heavy rains in some parts of Zimbabwe are also the cause of the long blackouts. Amidst the power shortages, DPA has reported a rise in the demand ...
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UK Foreign Sec tours DPA solar project – Kenya

Posted March 1, 2021
  UK Foreign Sec tours DPA solar project – Kenya On January 21, 2021 the UK Foreign Secretary, Dominic Raab, visited Nairobi for talks with President Uhuru Kenyatta, Cabinet Secretary for Foreign Affairs, Raychelle Omamo, and other senior figures in the Kenyan Government. During a packed one-day programme, the Foreign Secretary made announcements on climate ...
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