Kikagati hydropower

DRC signs joint deal with developers for Inga 3 project

The DRC government has signed a $14 billion joint development agreement with a consortium of Chinese and European developers to construct the Inga 3 project.

How solar power is changing lives in Africa

The unrivaled, life-changing power of solar energy: battling climate change and accelerating socio-economic development KIGALI / ROTTERDAM, 31 AUGUST 2018 - In June 2018, Bouake,...
desalination

Gabon gains support to reduce drinking water deficit

The African Development Bank will support Gabon to reduce the drinking water deficit of 50,000 cubic metres per day, in Grand Libreville, through the Bank's approved...
Necsa

BBOXX, GE to electrify communities in the DRC

BBOXX and GE have launched a partnership to provide energy access for small businesses, schools and other organisations in Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo...
rural electrification

Cameroonian Municipality plans to execute rural electrification projects

Deadline date: 10 October 2018 The Mayor of the Municipality of Mengang, Contracting Authority launches on behalf of the City Council of Mengang an open national...
Renewables acquisition

Private equity shines in Bright Africa 2018 report

Independent investment firm RisCura has released its latest report on investing in Africa, Bright Africa 2018, which highlights that Africa’s consumer and business spending...
rewewable energy projects

Chad signs a deal with Infraco Africa for a 60MW Djermaya...

The Djermaya solar project, represented by its majority shareholder InfraCo Africa, recently signed a 25-year power purchase agreement with the Ministry of Energy and SNE,...
JinkoSolar

Multiple hybrid solar power plants to be developed in Gabon

French multinational electric utility company, ENGIE, has signed an agreement with financial institution CDC to deploy eight hybrid solar power plants in Gabon, representing...

Cameroon: Nachtigal Hydropower project secures substantial investments

The World Bank Group has approved an investment package of $794.5 million for the Nachtigal Hydropower project in Cameroon, to help the country reach its...
solar PV hybrid systems

BBOXX secures a deal in DRC to deploy off-grid solar solutions

Next generation utility BBOXX has signed a pioneering deal with the government of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), which will bring renewable electricity...

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