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Côte d’Ivoire: Robust economic growth under looming threat of climate change...

The short- and medium-term outlook for the Ivorian economy remains positive and is expected to maintain a steady trajectory, with GDP growth of 7...

Nigeria: Cabinet approves contract for the construction of a gas pipeline

Nigeria's Minister of Information Lai Mohammed, has disclosed that cabinet has approved a contract for consultancy service for the construction of a gas pipeline...

Ghana Civil Aviation Authority seeks uninterrupted power supply

The Ghana Civil Aviation Authority invites sealed bids for the supply, installation and commissioning of 40KVA uninterrupted power supply for headquarters office building. Tendering will...

Nigeria: NNPC closes deal to develop seven gas projects

On Monday, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) closed a deal with Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC), Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc, Oando Plc...

GE partners with Nigeria’s power utility on a power intervention project

General Electric (GE) has announced its intention to collaborate with the Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC) on the development of an end-to-end power...

Côte d’Ivoire: USTDA bolsters efforts in developing energy infrastructure

The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) has awarded three grants to the United States to support energy infrastructure development in Côte d’Ivoire. A $996,238...
Future Energy East Africa

EDF Pulse Africa competition launches second edition

French electric utility company Electricity Du France (EDF), has launched the second edition of its EDF Pulse Africa competition, which seeks to support African...

Global financiers mobilise funds to boost Nigeria’s transmission network

In bids to expand Nigeria's electricity grid to 20,000MW over the next four years, the World Bank, African Development Bank (AfDB), Japan International Cooperation...

Local entrepreneurs pioneering smart villages in Africa

At the opening of the IEEE 2018 Power Africa Conference, currently underway in Cape Town, off-grid power solutions took centre stage. The conference, which commenced...
ECOWAS

ECOWAS to boost electricity access in West Africa via off-grid solar

According to the ECOWAS Commissioner for energy and mines, Sédiko Douka,  only 40% of the population within west African region and the Sahel region...

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