Tag: Investment

Copy writing, Corporate Journalism, Energy Management, Energy World, Eniday, Gas, Innovation, Investment, Pipelines Gas Journal, Renewables, South Africa, Technology


Here are a few examples listing some of my recent industrial, business, energy journalism, copy editing, copy writing, content strategies and other corporate communication work, which I have completed for various clients during the month of February. Altresco Integrated LLC Provision of marketing, public relations, brand development and content strategies […]

Africa, Energy, Eniday, Investment, Nigeria, Power Grid, Technology, Trains, Transport

Africa’s trains in the future

Nicholas Newman Eniday July 2017 Today, it is rare to see Africa’s locomotives using coal as a fuel of choice. Instead, it is likely to be diesel or electric engines pulling the continent’s freight and passenger trains. Across Africa, a rail investment boom is taking place, resulting in plans to invest $30 billion on 6,835 […]

Europe, Investment, Petroleum Review

The Project finance challenge for energy infrastructure developers

  Nicholas Newman Petroleum Review February 2016 A shortage of finance has  long  been cited as the main cause of the dearth  and delays in construction of energy infrastructure, particularly in developing countries. However, today  industry insiders more often cite a shortage of “ bankable  projects “ for the  widening […]

Africa, coal, Energy Policy, Gas, Journalism, Nuclear, Oil, Pipelines, South Africa, Technology

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 […]


African Finance:  A look at the fiscal challenges facing the banking sector in financing Africa’s current and future energy projects 

Nicholas Newman Oil Review Africa Issue Four 2014 – Infrastructure investment is critical for the economic and social development of the African continent.  The African Development Bank estimates current levels of infrastructure investment across the continent at around  $45billion annually. However the World Bank estimates infrastructure-funding requirements in the continent  at […]