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Africa and energy security

Africa and energy security

global issues, local responses

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Published by Academic Foundation in association with the Institute of Defence Studies and Analyses, New Delhi in New Delhi .
Written in English


About the Edition

Transcript of papers presented during an international conference in New Delhi in June 2008 hosted jointly by the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses and International Peace Research Institute, Oslo.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementeditors, Ruchita Beri, Uttam Kumar Sinha.
ContributionsBeri, Ruchita., Sinha, Uttam Kumar., Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses., International Peace Research Institute.
The Physical Object
Pagination260 p. ;
Number of Pages260
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23864619M
ISBN 109788171887545
LC Control Number2009346494
OCLC/WorldCa318426516

  The African Energy Data Book was launched in London by the UK-Based consultancy Africa Energy at the fifth annual African Investment Exchange: Power and Renewables meeting, which took place on November 14 and The Meeting brought together investors from across all African electricity sectors. The Data Book has been designed to support industry professionals with . Africa Energy's Security Policy assists the company in creating a secure and safe work environment for our people and assets, and assists us in promoting respect for human rights and advancing best practices with governments and other stakeholders. Africa Energy manages security in our business in accordance with the following principles.

Africa Energy. Africa Energy Corp. is a Canadian oil and gas company with exploration assets offshore South Africa and Namibia. The Company is listed on TSX Venture Exchange (ticker "AFE") and Nasdaq First North Growth Market (ticker "AEC"). Africa Energy Corp. is part of the Lundin Group of Companies. Overviewofrenewableenergy andenergyefficiency There are several reasons for Africa to promote energy efficiency. First and foremost, the rate at which energy demand increases in many sub-Saharan supply, thus strengthening energy security by broadening the energy.

Mr. Bentley has been a Director of Africa Energy Corp. since Ma He is Chair of the Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee and is a member of the Audit Committee. In the Company’s opinion, Mr. Bentley is independent of the Company and executive management as well as independent of the Company’s principal owners. By Emmanuel Okogba The African Energy Chamber has called on African governments and oil companies to do more to protect the security of energy infrastructure in.


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