Tag: electricity

diesel generator unit in generator room.

Helping to close Africa’s power deficit

Nicholas Newman Petroleum Review July 2017 Africa has a severe power deficit. It is astonishing that, the 48 sub-Saharan countries of Africa generate roughly the same amount of power as Spain. Negligible power generation in sub-Saharan Africa partly explains the small fraction of the population with access to electricity.  For […]

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Recent work for clients April 2016

Recent work for clients April 2016

  Here are a few examples of the recent energy journalism and other corporate communication work, that I have completed for various clients during April 2016 Medicare Reading Conducted a website analysis of corporate website and strategy Eniday Sailing By – about latest developments in alternative fuels for shipping Without […]

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Alternative fuels for african motorists

Alternative fuels for african motorists

Nicholas Newman Eniday April 2016  Africa, with 16% of the world’s population and rapid economic development relies on cars, trucks, vans and buses to keep people and goods moving. Sales of new buses, trucks and light vehicles in Africa reached nearly three-quarters of a million in 2014. The transport sector here, as […]

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How Africa is solving its energy crisis?

How Africa is solving its energy crisis?

Nicholas Newman This list of links below is to articles I have written and published covering how investors, operators, policy makers and regulators have tackled the problem of delivering affordable and reliable energy projects in a profitable manner in Africa. Gas to Power Projects – Options for gas to power […]

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French Economy Minister Emmanuel Macron launches GE 9HA gas turbine

French Economy Minister Emmanuel Macron launches GE 9HA gas turbine

Nicholas Newman Belfort – 28 May 2015-French economy minister Emmanuel Macron came to the launch of GE’S latest gas turbine, the GE 9HA gas turbine at its Belfort complex in South-Eastern France near the Swiss border. He said about the 9HA launch, “It is a great day for French industrial […]

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