Transmission and Distribution
The governments of Nigeria, Togo, Burkina Faso and the Niger Republic have put together the final touches to the execution of a planned $570 million transmission line which runs across the four countries.
The 2021 edition of REN21’s Renewables in Cities Global Status Report shows the number of cities who have enforced partial or complete bans on fossil fuel jumped five-fold during 2020.
Integrated electricity company EDF has become a shareholder in next-generation utility Bboxx Kenya.
Supplied by solar irrigation provider SunCulture, the Bboxx EDF Togo initiative will be deploying water pumps and arranging financing for customers.
Siemens Energy has delivered a SGT-800 gas turbine to the site of Kékéli Efficient Power to boost power supply in Togo.
Designed for customers who are at the beginning of the energy ladder, a new solar product has been developed to power rural households and micro-businesses.
The new bundle, promoted first in DRC and Togo, offers customers a Bboxx solar home system (SHS) and television with a pay-TV access package.
The World Bank has allocated $379 million in International Development Association credits and grants to help strengthen statistical systems in West Africa.
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