Côte d’Ivoire

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.
IFC

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.
large scale generation project

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.
Côte d’Ivoire

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.
scaling solar programme

Côte d’Ivoire joins the World Bank’s scaling solar programme

Côte d’Ivoire has joined the World Bank’s Scaling Solar programme, a package of transaction structuring advice to support solar energy projects.
Submarine cable

Submarine cable to deepen telecom infrastructure in West Africa

MainOne has finally landed its submarine cable in Grand Bassam, which is the final leg of the ongoing expansion to reach Senegal and Cote d’Ivoire.
South Africa

Côte d’Ivoire and Kenya listed among top five in trade growth...

The Trade20 index, which identifies the 20 rising stars of trade, places African markets Côte d'Ivoire in the top spot, and Kenya at number three.
Africa50

Côte d’Ivoire: Finance package approved for Azito Phase 4

IFC, Globeleq Africa, and Industrial Promotion Services, (West Africa) have committed $294 million for Azito Phase 4 in Côte d’Ivoire.

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