cote d'ivoire - search results


Financing off-grid energy projects: new securitisation programme launched

NEoT Offgrid Africa has closed a receivables securitisation programme with Zola Electricity Côte d'Ivoire for the financing of off-grid energy projects.
STEM careers

GE highlights the need of mentorship for women in STEM careers

General Electric hosted a roundtable for female students from the INPHB in Côte d'Ivoire, highlighting the need of mentorship for women in STEM careers.
trade pact

Côte d’Ivoire and Kenya listed among top five in trade growth...

The Trade20 index, which identifies the 20 rising stars of trade, places African markets Côte d'Ivoire in the top spot, and Kenya at number three.

Tender: Côte d’Ivoire calls for rural electrification works

Côte d'Ivoire Energies solicits closed bids from eligible bidders to carry out rural electrification works in the region of Upper Sassandra in five lots.
Azizo power plant

Call for bidders to execute rural electrification works in Côte d’Ivoire

Côte d'Ivoire Energies solicits closed bids from eligible bidders to carry out rural electrification works in the Nawa region.

Côte d’Ivoire invites consultants to install various power cables

Côte-d'Ivoire Energies (CI-ENERGIES) solicits closed bids from eligible bidders for the contract of the passage of Abidjan's overhead HTA overhead and the replacement of CPI-type HTA cables with CIS-type HTA cables.

Cote d’Ivoire to export 17 MW to Togo, Benin

19 February 2013 - [img:Power.thumbnail.jpg| ] Cote d'Ivoire will reinforce electricity supply to Benin and Togo with an annual supply of 138 GWh of electricity to the two countries. Cote d'Ivoire energy minister Adama Toungara says that during peak hours, the country will supply 10 MW, 15 MW during working days and 20 MW during weekends. Currently, Cote d'Ivoire supplies electricity to Burkina Faso, Mali and Ghana which in turn supplies energy to Benin and Togo.

Chinese partnership brings power to WAPP

11 February 2008 - Sinohydro and the West Africa Power Pool (WAPP) have signed a memorandum of understanding for the development of a CLSG power system - a project involving the construction of four power stations and a dam. Power from this project will supply Sierra Leone, Cote d'Ivoire, Guinea and Liberia. 

Fan Jixiang
Fan Jixiang, President,
Sinohydro Corporation

The MOU requires Sinohydro to provide technical assistance to the WAPP to develop expertise in hydro power development, design, operation and power system planning. It also allows for other areas of expertise to be included that are "important to the smooth operations of the WAPP."

WAPP to cost $16 billion

24 October 2007 - The West African Power Pool (WAPP) interconnection will cost approximately $16 billion said WAPP's secretary general, Amadu Diallo on Tuesday.

The project, which consists of transmission and generation subsectors, will be completed in phases, including all members of the WAPP: Nigeria, Benin, Togo, Ghana, Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger, Gambia and Cote d'Ivoire.

Speaking in Abuja, Mr Diallo said "We are not only playing politics, but we are coming with concrete proposal towards the achievement of the projects for the benefit of our people"

Cote d’Ivoire re-establishes supplies

Benin and Togo are, 'with immediate effect', to again receive electricity from Cote d'Ivoire, following a visit by President Laurant Gbagbo of Cote d'Ivoire to Cotonou.

During the official visit to Benin last week, in which issues of joint interest were discussed, the resumption of electricity supply was one of the items on the agenda. 

Since Cote d'Ivoire cut supply to Benin a few months ago, there has been very strict electricity rationing by the Beninese Electricity Community, the electricity regulating body.  The electricity supply from Cote d'Ivoire accounts for almost 20% of the supply to Benin and Togo. 

Latest Feature