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Kampala Capital City Authority requires solar street lighting components

Kampala Capital City Authority invites qualified firms to bid for the supply and installation of solar street lighting components and accessories.

Kikagati hydropower station achieves financial close

The 14MW Kikagati hydropower station being built on the border between Uganda and Tanzania has reached financial close, Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund...

Ethiopia, AfDB sign $98m grant for Road Transport Corridor Project

AfDB Group signs $98 million grant agreement from the ADF to help finance phase one of the Ethiopia–Djibouti Road Transport Corridor Project.
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Next Einstein Forum recognises groundbreaking research

The Next Einstein Forum has announced its third Class of NEF Fellows, whose research and innovations are contributing to solve Africa's and the world's most pressing challenges.
Joan Chahenza

Women in Energy: $1 billion dollars in negotiations

Renewable energy finance professional, Joan Chahenza, has contributed to structuring and tariff setting for projects totalling over $1 billion.
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Women in Energy | Fusing of industrial and energy markets

Exclusive interview with Women in Energy: Introducing Eng Jennifer A. Gache née Nyambala who is actively engaged in driving market development at the EAC.
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Augmenting the use of compressed natural gas in the transport industry

The Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation is inviting bidders in compressed natural gas to express interest for the establishment of fuelling stations.
Lake Turkana Wind Farm

Kenya scores on wind energy front with help from AfDB

Africa’s largest wind farm is a €620 million energy masterpiece boasting 365 turbines in northern Kenya, and is expected to reduce power shortages by 12.5%.
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Consultants required to conduct studies for a hydropower project

In Madagascar, the Ministry of Energy, Water and Hydrocarbons intends to embark on the Fanovana Hydroelectric Development.
Ruzizi III hydropower project

Three accords finalised for the 147 Ruzizi III hydropower project

IPS together with SN Power, have signed project agreements for the Ruzizi III hydropower project with the governments of Burundi, DRC and Rwanda.

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