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26/05/2016 13:58

Infographic: Plug-in effects

In the next 25 years, the development of a thriving electricity industry and its economic ripple effects could spur the creation of 2.5 million jobs across the sub-Saharan region. With abundant sunshine, powerful rivers, the East African gas reserves and the windy Rift Valley, there is every opportunity to create a modern and emissions-reducing energy mix.

Further reading

Better roads = improved competitiveness

The upgrading and maintenance of road networks are effective tools for countries wishing to improve their competitiveness. Roberto Crotti from the World Economic Forum explains why.

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Keeping cool when it’s needed

Bitumen is handled at elevated temperatures. There are many important precautions that need to be taken to minimise the risk of burn injuries.

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Rheology rethink

A proposed new method for studying the rheology of bitumen and binders at low temperatures proves promising. Hilde Soenen explains the method’s potential.

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