With the portion of bioenergy at 45% of the total energy mix, Africa's potential to capitalise on this steam powered technology can be validated writes GE.
Africa is poised to use gas technologies that are faster, more reliable, more cost-effective and more environmentally-friendly than coal or oil.
Business and markets
A 3-year infrastructure agreement, signed between the DRC and GE, seeks to accelerate the economic and social development of the country.
General Electric hosted a roundtable for female students from the INPHB in Côte d'Ivoire, highlighting the need of mentorship for women in STEM careers.
GE and the Africa Leadership University have kicked-off the 3rd cohort of the AIIP, aimed at equipping digital leaders for the 4th industrial revolution.
Azito Energie selected GE to provide gas turbine technology and services for its Azito phase IV combined-cycle power plant in the Yopougon district.
GE has committed R20 million towards the removal of asbestos classrooms and infrastructure upgrades to benefit over 1,000 learners.
Transmission and Distribution
Benin has appointed GE to supply the country’s first advanced distribution management system to increase energy reliability and efficiency.
GE Steam Power, Pakistan’s Hub Power Company and CPIH, have synchronised the first of two supercritical turbines to the Pakistan’s national grid.
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