Exclusive interview with Aaron Leopold, CEO of the Africa Minigrid Developers Association (AMDA). He is also part of the speaker line-up and advisory board member of Future Energy East Africa in September in Nairobi.
Tokio Marine has acquired renewable energy projects insurance firm GCube to create a new centre of excellence.
A new study has mapped the potential of solar-wind-water strategies for West Africa, a region where power grids are anticipated to greatly expand in the coming years.
The project entails the construction of a 205 MW hydroelectric power plant on a Build-Own-Operate-Transfer basis.
The Djiboutian government has approved and validated the Grand Bara solar photovoltaic power project in the Council of Ministers meeting held on 18 May 2020.
The session explored revenue collection capabilities, as well as efficient and equitable use of available cash resources in the post COVID-19 landscape.
The live webinar focused on “WASH as first line of defense against COVID-19: unpacking the African water sector response” formed part of the first ever Virtual African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa that took place from 11-15 May.
The World Bank has approved a $30 million grant to help The Gambia improve financial viability and service delivery in the energy and telecom sectors.
The African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa CEO Forum session took place on Thursday 14 May 2020 and explored the financial recovery strategies utilities can employ in the post-COVID world.