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Working to address energy poverty

Fighting energy poverty means improved health, better education, less environmental degradation and increased economic activity and income. Learn about CONREMA's leading role in tackling this important issue.

News articles

The articles database, based mainly on the Malawian newspaper The Nation and The Daily Times as well as online resouces, related to everything around (renewable) Energy, especially in Malawi.

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Posted on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 1:04pm

Malawi leading newspaper  has strongly called up government to speed the implementation of its K2.7 billion solar project which seeks to address power outages facing hospitals in rural...

Posted on Monday, November 13, 2017 - 1:46pm

Save the Children International (SCI) is the world's leading independed organsation for children, which works in over 120 countries around the world.

Posted on Monday, November 13, 2017 - 12:03pm

It has become easy, in the wake of incessant power outages, to blame the Electricity supply Corporation of Malawi (Escom) and its twin sister Electricity Generation Company (Egenco) for...

Posted on Monday, November 13, 2017 - 11:16am

Last week, we took you through the need and strengthen its power transmission network.

Posted on Monday, November 13, 2017 - 10:42am

Government has urged journalists in the country to report issues on environment effectively

Posted on Monday, November 13, 2017 - 10:34am

Investment management and advisory firm, Nico Asset Managers, says high levels of government debt, coupled with unreliable power supply, continue to pose major risks to the country’s...

Posted on Monday, November 13, 2017 - 10:24am

TWO civil society proupings have blamed the incessant power outages on poor leadership, blaming the ruling Democratic Peoples Party (DPP) for the power crisis.

Posted on Monday, November 13, 2017 - 9:54am

Prevailing and prolonged power outages in the country are negatively impacting on micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) who have expressed concern that their businesses are almost...

Posted on Monday, November 13, 2017 - 9:37am

FDH Financial Holdings Limited Group Chief Executive Officer, Thom Mpinganjira has urged engineers to apportion more time on research and innovation to find viable and sustainable means...

Posted on Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 11:11am

Simple energy technologies can save lives and trees when made accessible, JAMES CHAVULA writes.

Posted on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 9:35am

Independent Power Producers (IPPs) have become an important source of investment in the power sector in a number of African countries, but PPAs need to be crafted to balance the interest...

Posted on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 2:33pm

In 2008, when the United States’ National Intelligence Council (NIC) published its volume Global Trends 2025, a key prediction was tighter energy competition.

Posted on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 2:19pm

CIVIL Society Organisations yesterday gave Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (Escom) and Electricity Generation Company (Egenco) officials until January to address problems of...

Posted on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 1:17pm

Friday, October 27 2017. As early as 08:30am, Members of Parliament (MP) from Zomba District trek to the council's chamber, angry that they see no end in sight the problem of power...

Posted on Monday, October 30, 2017 - 10:10am

Dear Editor, I write to express my dismay over what is called "load-shedding" by Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (Escom). Recently, we were made to understand that the opening...

Posted on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 12:04pm
Posted on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 8:48am

ESCOM has set up and established social media accounts on Facebook and Twitter in order to enhance communication with its customers.