Issue 4
2016
Are West African countries gaining ground on energy strategies and planning electricity infrastructure development? In this issue of ESI Africa, we give you a glimpse into this region’s progress, along with information on commercialising mini-grids and the importance of cabling to name a few.
Online Version
Even with the drive to be an all-inclusive energy market, gas-to-power remains the ‘difficult, but much loved child’ in Nigeria’s energy mix.
- Nicolette Pombo-van Zyl - Editor
WEST AFRICA
Lightning strikes on pole mounted transformers: one of the causes of power outages
WEST AFRICA
Has the West African Power Pool (WAPP) delivered its mandate?
ENERGY EFFICIENCY
Slash steam system costs through a systems approach
GEOTHERMAL
Kenya: full steam ahead with its geothermal generation at Olkaria