African nations like Nigeria bank on oil and gas resources. But pushback against the EACOP project points to risk and the renewable future.
There is a limit to how much heat solar panels can handle and fire damage can make them dangerous.
SDG progress is not about lines on a graph, says UN chief António Guterres. It's about climate progress and human dignity placed at risk.
The relatively high risks investors assign to African countries mean they demand a higher return on investments.
Most of the United States' newer power lines are from the 1970s with a predicted 50-year lifespan.
Researchers now predict that as early as 2030, EV batteries can be used across the world for short-term electricity grid storage.