Haile Salassie; Ethiopian Emperor

Haile Selassie I born Tafari Makonnen; (July 23, 1892-August 27, 1975) served as Emperor of Ethiopia from 1930 to 1974. Prior to his coronation, he had been Ethiopia’s Plenipotentiary regent since 1916. He is the decisive figure in the modern history of Ethiopia and the key to Rastafarianism, a religious movement in Jamaica that appeared […]

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The Biggest Wind Energy Markets in Africa

The market for wind energy is gradually growing in Africa. Wind intensity in Africa can power small wind turbines that require average wind speeds in excess of 4 meters per second (ms) (9 mph), while utility-scale wind power plants require wind speeds of 6 m/s (13 mph). The best winds in Africa are found in […]