5 Common Business Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them

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If you’re an aspiring entrepreneur, you’ve been told dozens of times that most startups fail within the first five years. But, no one has told you why. At least one of these reasons is the main culprit behind the demise of every failed startup. Luckily, all of them are preventable. Small businesses are vulnerable. Whether […]

Clean Energy Initiatives of AfDB

The African Development Bank has supported its member countries in their energy development initiatives for more than four decades. With growing concerns about climate change, AfDB has compiled a strong project pipeline comprised of small- to large-scale wind-power projects, mini, small and large hydro-power projects, cogeneration power projects, geothermal power projects and biodiesel projects. The […]

Common Issues in Biopower Projects

Biopower projects in developing countries are often besieged by a wide range of issues. The issues enumerated below are not geography-specific and are usually a matter of concern for most of the biomass energy projects: Large Project Costs In India, a 1 MW gasification plant usually costs about USD 1-1.5 million. A combustion-based 1 MW plant would […]