The 60 turbines at the Kipeto wind farm have reached commercial operation and are now producing power to the national grid making the project Kenya's second-largest wind plant.
The International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the government of Niger have announced that they will be developing up to 50MW of grid-connected solar power. The power generated will be equivalent to roughly 20% of the country’s installed capacity.
Transmission and Distribution
Day two at Enlit Africa digital event has a heavy focus on all matters utility related including communication technology and climate finance to support long-term infrastructure growth.
In South Africa, the Pretoria office of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) announced this week that it's system has been connected...
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) have signed a Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) to provide electricity...
The Eastern and Southern African Trade and Development Bank and USAID’s Power Africa initiative have today signed a MoU that will finance power projects in 22 African countries.
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) together with Power Africa, have concluded the four-year Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Project (REEEP) in...
The US Agency for International Development's (USAID) Power Africa Coordinator this week launched the Gas Roadmap for sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), outlining an additional 16,000MW...
Finance and Policy
On Tuesday, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Zambian Ministry of Mines, Energy, and Water Development marked the final stages...