Côte d’Ivoire

New financing to enable Lumos expand solar market in Nigeria.

$35m to enable Lumos expand its solar footprint in Nigeria

Solar home system provider Lumos has obtained $35 million from DFC to expand its existing market for providing solar power in Nigeria.

FMO funds distribution of solar home systems in Côte d’Ivoire

Lumos has secured new funding from FMO to expand its existing market for reliable, accessible and clean solar power in Côte d’Ivoire.
West Africa

West Africa: Hydro to support solar and wind in smart renewable...

The Smart Renewable Electricity Portfolios in West Africa study explores hydropower's support of intermittent solar and wind in a climate-friendly manner.
Azizo power plant

Côte d’Ivoire’s Azito power plant expansion attracts MIGA guarantees

Backed by MIGA guarantees, expansion of the Azito power plant will provide an additional 253MW by way of a new gas turbine and a new steam turbine.
west africa

West Africa: World Bank to fund strenghtening of data and statistics

The World Bank has allocated $379 million in International Development Association credits and grants to help strengthen statistical systems in West Africa.
Ghana re-examines gas supply agreement with Cenpower

IFC leads financing for 390MW natural gas-fired power plant

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) announced the signing of a €303 million financing package for a new gas fired power project in Côte d’Ivoire.
Dubai

Financing off-grid energy projects: new securitisation programme launched

NEoT Offgrid Africa has closed a receivables securitisation programme with Zola Electricity Côte d'Ivoire for the financing of off-grid energy projects.
Weaknesses of wind and solar

Côte d’Ivoire takes progressive investment step to attract IPPs

Côte d’Ivoire encourages private investments through an agreement with the KfW Development Bank to finance a capital increase in its ATI shareholding.
combined-cycle power

Azito combined-cycle power plant to add 253MW to Côte d’Ivoire’s grid

Azito Energie selected GE to provide gas turbine technology and services for its Azito phase IV combined-cycle power plant in the Yopougon district.
Azito power plant

Financial close reached for the expansion of Azito power plant

Globeleq and IPS (West Africa) announced that they have reached financial close for the expansion of the existing Azito gas-fired power plant near Abidjan.

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