Gabon

Tackling Gabon’s future energy needs scientifically

To achieve climate agreements, and meet its growing energy demands, Gabon is approaching energy planning through a different process.

Consortium wins bid to develop hybrid solar projects in DRC

Essor has won a bid to build greenfield hybrid solar power generation and distribution projects in three cities in northern DRC.
Bboxx partners with USAID to expand clean cooking access in DRC

Bboxx partners with USAID to expand clean cooking access in DRC

Solar power company Bboxx has partnered with the US Agency for International Development (USAID), to expand clean cooking access in the DRC.

Webinar recording: Selecting a replacement for SDH grid communications with a...

This webinar will focus on how a standards-based IP/MPLS technology solution is addressing these needs. Field experience from successfully transitioning critical applications that include SCADA and voice to IP/MPLS will be shared.
Bboxx secures $4m loan to accelerate energy access in DRC

Bboxx secures $4m loan to accelerate energy access in DRC

Bboxx has secured a $4 million loan from the Facility for Energy Inclusion Off-Grid Energy Access Fund to accelerate energy access in DRC.
solar home system

Talking points: Solar home system company aims for utopia in Cameroon

“Let’s power people now” is the tag line of solar home system company upOwa in Cameroon – it’s a message that expresses a sense of urgency.
DRC: A change of perspective on Africa's problem child

DRC: A change of perspective on Africa’s problem child

Currently under 20% of the population in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has access to electricity, states the World Bank.
Harnessing hydropower in the DRC

Webinar recording: Harnessing hydropower in the DRC

Join ESI Africa, Mining Review Africa, DRC Mining Week, and Knight Piesold as we examine the potential of hydroelectric power in the DRC, for the benefit of the mining industry and the surrounding communities.
Dibwangui hydro project

Gabon’s Dibwangui hydro project pockets good practice in ESG assessment

Plans for the 15MW plant achieved recognised good practice across 11 environmental, social and governance performance criteria examined in a study.
solar power projects chad

Solar projects earmarked to support N’Djamena surrounds in Chad

Two solar power initiatives are set to power up Chad, where as little as 6.4% of the population has access to reliable electricity.

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