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Eskom shares transmission development plan

South African national electricity utility Eskom shared its Transmission Development Plan (TDP) for the period 2021 to 2030 with various stakeholders during an online public forum.
Eskom to resume construction of Ariadne-Venus 400kV line

Nigeria’s grid is set for a make-over to boost capacity

Siemens’ pre-engineering contract to expand Nigeria’s grid capacity to 25,000MW has been approved.
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Commercial financing for power transmission in Cambodia underway

MIGA has issued guarantees that will support the commercial financing of existing power transmission infrastructure in Cambodia’s capital, Phnom Penh.
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Asia-Pacific sees mid-year rise in T&D tenders

In July 2019, there were 300 T&D project tenders announced in the Asia-Pacific region, marking a rise of 16% over the last 12-month average of 258.
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Reducing transmission and distribution technical losses is possible, says Toshiba

Toshiba is on a mission to share their expertise with African countries by advising in terms of reducing transmission and distribution technical losses.

Kenya Power enhances capacity at Garissa substation

Kenya Power has installed a 2.5MVA transformer at the Garissa substation to enhance its capacity and ensure enough supply to Garissa town and its environs.
ECOWAS Regional Electricity Access Project

Foundations finally laid for OMVG interconnection project

President Adama Barrow has laid the foundation stone of the OMVG Energy Project's Interconnection Component, which will house Soma substation.
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How to capture the value of transmission projects

By Elsie Mbugua, director at Leadwood Energy in Kenya and Mark Hughes, a partner with 3 M Energy Advisors in UK
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Interconnection blueprint

ECOWAS is on track to bolster interconnection efforts through the Master Plan for the Development of Regional Power Generation and Transmission Infrastructure 2019 – 2033.
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Tender: Rural Electrification Authority to construct transmission lines

The government of Kenya has received a credit from the OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) toward the cost of the Kenya Electricity Expansion...

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