Renewable energy is fuelling a forgotten conflict in Africa’s last colony

By Joanna Allan, Northumbria University, Newcastle Morocco has positioned itself as a global leader in the fight against climate change, with one of the highest-rated national action plans. But though the north African country intends to generate half its electricity from renewables by 2030, its plans show that much of this energy will come from […]

Morocco and IRENA Partner to Boost Renewables and Green Hydrogen Development

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and the Ministry of Energy, Mines and Environment (MEME) of the Kingdom of Morocco have today agreed to strengthen joint collaboration to advance knowledge in renewable energy and to accelerate the energy transition. Specifically, IRENA and Morocco will work closely to advance the national green hydrogen economy as the country aims to become a major green hydrogen producer and exporter.

MOROCCO: IFC finances studies on the recovery of industrial waste in Tangier

MOROCCO: IFC finances studies on the recovery of industrial waste in Tangier

By Inès Magoum – Published on April 20 2021 on Afrik21. The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a subsidiary of the World Bank Group, is financing the recovery of industrial waste in Tangiers, Morocco. This is an initiative of the General Confederation of Moroccan Enterprises (CGEM) of Tangier-Tetouan-Al Hoceïma (TTA) and five associations representing the industrial zones of Tangier, and […]