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Climate-friendly alternatives will benefit Africa more than natural gas

Africa is facing a burning question: is the development of fossil gas infrastructure the right choice for its future?

A wave of new evidence suggests that gas exploitation will not bring the expected long-term economic and development benefits for the continent. Instead, the short-term winners would be the international fossil fuel companies currently circling Africa, and the European countries looking for stop-gap alternatives to Russian gas.

August 15, 2022

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