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Formation of joint venture to accelerate growth of KFC franchise portfolio in East Africa
25-06-2019 | 09:22:48
Vivo Energy, the pan-African retailer and distributor of Shell and Engen-branded fuels and lubricants, has agreed to form a non-fuel joint venture to accelerate the roll-out of KFC restaurants in Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda.
Anadarko announces Mozambique LNG final investment decision
20-06-2019 | 10:58:49
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation and the co-venturers in Mozambique's Offshore Area 1 have announced a Final Investment Decision (FID) on the Anadarko-led Area 1 Mozambique LNG project.
[Nigeria] FGN Green Bond series II records 220% subscription level
18-06-2019 | 07:51:24
The Nigeria Debt Management Office (DMO) has announced the results of its second Sovereign Green Bond offering (the “Offer”) for N15 billion.
DBSA commits US$4.9m to Joule Africa’s hydropower project in Sierra Leone
18-06-2019 | 06:52:00
As Joule Africa enters the final stages in developing the Bumbuna II 143 MW hydropower project in Sierra Leone, DBSA has committed US$4.9 million to finance remaining project development activities.
Seychelles edges closer to realizing floating solar energy project
14-06-2019 | 06:21:00
Implementation of Africa’s first independent power producer floating solar photovoltaic (FPV) project is continuing in the Seychelles.
Lukoil enters hydrocarbon production project in the Republic of Congo
13-06-2019 | 12:41:00
Russian oil and gas company Lukoil has concluded an agreement with New Age M12 Holdings to acquire a 25% interest in the Marine XII license in the Republic of Congo for $800 million in cash.
OPIC Board approves $87 million Lekela BOO Wind Power Plant Project in Egypt
13-06-2019 | 08:22:42
The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), approved $87 million in financing to Lekela Egypt Wind Power BOO S.A.E. to support economic growth in Egypt through the development of critical power infrastructure.
Kenya unveils $47 million financing to provide solar solutions in marginalized counties
11-06-2019 | 11:30:00
The Kenyan government has launched a $47 million facility) aimed at spurring the private sector to provide viable solar and clean cooking solutions to about 1.1 million people.
Eni and Sonangol agree on renewable energy initiatives in Angola
10-06-2019 | 11:24:00
Eni and Sonangol have signed the Heads of Agreement for the incorporation of Solenova Ltd, a joint controlled company set up to assess and develop renewable energy opportunities in Angola.
[South Africa] Sasol achieves beneficial operation of second Lake Charles chemicals project production facility
06-06-2019 | 08:35:00
Sasol, an integrated energy and chemical company based in South Africa, announced beneficial operation of its new ethylene oxide (EO) production facility at its Lake Charles Chemicals Project (LCCP) in the US.
BP to divest mature oil assets in Egypt to Dragon Oil
04-06-2019 | 11:06:39
BP has agreed to sell its interests in Gulf of Suez oil concessions in Egypt to Dragon Oil, the Dubai-based oil and gas company.
Distributed Power Africa partners with EDF to deploy hybrid energy in Africa
04-06-2019 | 07:51:24
Distributed Power Africa, a subsidiary of Econet Wireless Global, and EDF, a world leading electricity company, have partnered to jointly develop Commercial and Industrial, and hybrid energy solutions to the African market.
Greenlight Planet’s 24-inch Solar TV launch boosts media access among Kenya’s off-grid population
03-06-2019 | 07:08:00
Greenlight Planet has released the latest addition to its Sun King Home 400 series, this time with a 24-inch solar powered television.
Boreal Light expands further with new water desalination systems in Kenya and Yemen
30-05-2019 | 10:56:00
Boreal Light has completed the installation of a water desalination system to Yemen as well as the furthering growth of its WaterKiosk Project in Africa.
[Ghana] National Lottery Authority partners with Nation Builders Corps to train youth on solar panels installation
28-05-2019 | 06:00:46
Ghana’s National Lottery Authority (NLA) has joined forces with the Nation Builders Corps (NABCo) Secretariat to train graduates under the Solar Panels Installation and Maintenance project.
USTDA awards grant to OnePower Lesotho to develop 20MW solar power plant
27-05-2019 | 13:45:24
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency has awarded a feasibility study grant to OnePower Lesotho Limited to develop a 20-megawatt (MW) solar photovoltaic power plant in western Lesotho.
[Startup Interview] Wilhelmina Diop, Marketing Director, HelloSolar, Ethiopia
27-05-2019 | 08:25:00
Wilhelmina Diop is investing her skills in Renewable Energy and Sustainable Development into providing rural communities in Ethiopia with affordable access to power, through the startup company, HelloSolar.
Distributed Power Africa partners with EDF to deploy hybrid energy across the continent
24-05-2019 | 08:54:40
Distributed Power Africa and EDF a global electricity company, have signed an agreement to jointly develop Commercial and Industrial (C&I) and hybrid energy solutions to the African market.
[Ethiopia] African Development Bank's Sustainable Energy Fund approves $995,000 grant to spur renewable investments
22-05-2019 | 06:18:32
The Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa has approved a $995,000 grant to support the roll out of a sustainable procurement framework for Independent Power Producers (IPPs) in Ethiopia.
[Nigeria] Shell targets 2,400mw electricity from new gas supply project
20-05-2019 | 07:38:14
The ongoing Assa North/Ohaji South gas development project in Imo State, southeast Nigeria, will produce 600 million standard cubic feet of gas per day, energy equivalent of about 2400 Megawatts.
BBOXX and Victron Energy to deliver pay-as-you-go solar solutions in DR Congo
16-05-2019 | 07:19:00
BBOXX, a provider of off-grid solar home solutions for rural communities in Africa has entered into an agreement with Victron Energy to provide solar solutions to households across Democratic Republic of Congo.
[Tanzania] UNIDO partners with TIB Development Bank to bring clean cooking solutions to half a million households in Dar es Salaam
13-05-2019 | 06:58:00
The United Nations Industrial Development Organization facilitated an agreement between the TIB Development Bank to roll-out 110,000 bioethanol cook stoves in Dar es Salaam.
International Energy Agency publishes new review of Morocco’s energy policies, lauds legal and fiscal reforms
09-05-2019 | 11:06:00
The International Energy Agency has released the latest in-depth review of Morocco’s energy policies, welcoming the institutional, legal and fiscal reforms.
Total agrees with Occidental to contingent acquisition of Anadarko’s assets in Africa
07-05-2019 | 11:14:00
Total announces that it has reached a binding agreement with Occidental to acquire Anadarko’s assets in Africa for a consideration of $ 8.8 billion.
Eni, ETAP partner to develop renewable energy projects in Tunisia
06-05-2019 | 07:49:00
Eni has inaugurated in Tataouine, in the south of Tunisia, the construction site for a photovoltaic plant with an installed capacity of 10 MW.
UK invests over £64 million in Kenya’s solar, tech industries
06-05-2019 | 07:23:06
More than £52 million of UK funding has been raised for solar power plant, creating up to 250 jobs in Kenya; £11 million investment by British business De La Rue to produce high-tech identity cards.
UK invests in renewable energy in Somaliland to address high costs of electricity
01-05-2019 | 06:38:00
The UK-funded Energy Security and Resource Efficiency in Somaliland (ESRES) programme is giving more people across Somaliland access to affordable, clean and renewable energy.
UNIDO, AECF partner to promote inclusive and sustainable industrial development in Africa
30-04-2019 | 15:29:00
The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Africa Enterprise Challenge Fund (AECF) signed a memorandum of understanding to promote inclusive and sustainable industrial development in Africa.
South Africa firms set to showcase their capabilities in the USA
30-04-2019 | 08:30:00
A South African delegation from the steel and fabrication, engineering and services, electro technical and services, and oil and gas sectors are set to showcase their capabilities at the Offshore Technology Conference in the USA.
Mobisol’s insolvency puts spotlight on private companies electrifying rural Africa
29-04-2019 | 11:04:00
Mobisol GmbH, the pioneer in solar-home systems for rural electrification with headquarters in Berlin, had to recently file for insolvency – technically speaking preliminary insolvency proceedings under self-administration.
SNV, TIB Development Bank ink deal to kick start solar markets in rural Tanzania
25-04-2019 | 10:10:25
TIB Development Bank, and SNV have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with an aim of developing a market for solar products using Results-Based Financing (RBF) in Tanzania's rural lake and central zones.
[Egypt] GE Power upgrade of gas turbines boosts operations at West Damietta Power Plant
25-04-2019 | 08:26:50
GE Power has announced the completion of Advanced Gas Path (AGP) upgrades on four 9E gas turbines at East Delta Electricity Production Company’s 1.5 gigawatts West Damietta Power Plant in Lower Egypt.
African Legal Support Facility supports $200 million energy plant in Rwanda
23-04-2019 | 11:07:40
The African Legal Support Facility has provided advisory services support to the Government of Rwanda for the negotiation of its deal with Symbion Power to develop a $200-million-dollar energy plant in Rwanda.
KawiSafi raises $70 million from Acumen to invest in energy projects in East Africa
23-04-2019 | 10:40:00
Acumen, a non-profit organisation that invests philanthropic capital in companies and leaders tackling poverty, has announced an approximately $70m close of the for-profit fund, KawiSafi Ventures.
[Egypt] EETC, IFC to set up 700 megawatt solar plant west of Nile
23-04-2019 | 07:53:30
The Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC) and the International Finance Corporation (IFC) have signed an agreement to set up a 700 megawatt solar power station in west of the Nile.
Vivo Energy Uganda commissions Fuel & Lubes Management Systems
18-04-2019 | 09:30:00
Vivo Energy Uganda has officially handed over a Fuel and Lubricants Management System to its commercial customers Markh Investments in Ntinda and Q3 Holdings in Bweyogerere.
UNDP, Sahara Group collaborate to promote renewable energy in Africa
18-04-2019 | 08:35:38
The Sahara Group and UNDP are joining forces to promote reliable access to affordable and sustainable energy across Africa.
Arab Organization for Industrialization inks contract to establish $8 million solar energy station in Eritrea
17-04-2019 | 06:22:00
Arab Organization for Industrialization as signed a contract to establish a solar energy station in Eritrea with a total cost of $8 million.
First tranche of the 400 megawatts Benban Solar Power Plant in Egypt starts operation
16-04-2019 | 15:01:00
The first tranche of the 400MW Benban solar power plant project in Egypt - 65 MW – has been connected to the grid and officially entered commercial operations.
Akon Lighting partners with Group A MondoBrain to provide accurate and sustainable energy solutions in Africa
16-04-2019 | 13:00:00
Akon has announced the signing of a formal partnership between Akon Lighting America (ALA) and Artificial Intelligence-solutions provider, Group A MondoBrain.
[Kenya] Oserian flower farm blazes the trail in renewable energy
16-04-2019 | 10:15:00
Kenya’s largest grower of rose flowers, Oserian Development company, has been recognized as the renewable energy champion further boosting its goal of creating a carbon-free environment by 2020.
Rendeavour rolls out 30 MW solar strategy in Kenya
15-04-2019 | 11:55:00
Rendeavour has installed its first solar power plant in Kenya, as part of a 30 MW strategy for Tatu City, the company's new city development in Nairobi.
Daystar Power receives $10 million for expansion of solar power operations in West Africa
12-04-2019 | 09:28:00
Daystar Power has closed a $10 million investment with Verod Capital Management and Persistent Energy Capital LLC to accelerate its expansion across West Africa.
Aker Energy announces $4.5 million capacity-building support in Ghana
11-04-2019 | 09:27:22
Aker Energy has pledged $4.5 million in support for the Accelerated Oil and Gas Capacity-Building (AOGC) programme in Ghana.
NDB ramps up operations in South Africa, supporting sustainable infrastructure development
11-04-2019 | 07:31:00
In line with its mandate of mobilizing resources for infrastructure and sustainable development projects, the New Development Bank (NDB) is ramping up operations in South Africa and strengthening its project pipeline in the country.
[South Africa] New Development Bank outlines ambitious plans to boost loans, increase investment impact
11-04-2019 | 06:51:00
The New Development Bank plans to almost double its loan book to USD 16 billion this year and increase its impact, as it seeks to broaden its global development partnerships.
New revolutionary Shell fuels launch in Morocco
09-04-2019 | 09:19:00
Vivo Energy Morocco and Butagaz brand Liquefied Petroleum Gas have announced the launch of the new generation of Shell fuels.
[Mauritius] AfDB power station renovation improves energy production, air quality
04-04-2019 | 12:05:00
The refurbishment of the old Saint Louis power station by the African Development Bank (AfDB) has brought a breath of fresh air to those working at and living in the north west of Mauritius.
Chariot Oil & Gas awarded 75% interest in Lixus Offshore Licence, Morocco
04-04-2019 | 09:44:00
Chariot Oil & Gas has announced that it has been awarded a 75% interest and operatorship of the Lixus Offshore Licence in Morocco.
[Angola] Total launches full-field production on Kaombo with the start-up of the second FPSO
04-04-2019 | 07:31:10
Total has started up production on Kaombo Sul, the second Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) unit of the Kaombo project, located on Block 32, 260 kilometers off the coast of Luanda, Angola.
IFC, Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources boosts critical energy infrastructure in Egypt
04-04-2019 | 06:50:00
IFC announced a joint effort with Egypt’s Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources that aims to support Egypt in becoming a regional energy hub for Eastern Mediterranean and improve its energy infrastructure.
ENGIE inaugurates first mini-grid in Zambia and accelerates its electrification efforts in Africa
03-04-2019 | 14:54:00
French multinational utility company ENGIE has inaugurated its first PowerCorner in the Zambian village of Chitandika.
Eskom secures $180 million loan to expand South Africa’s clean energy pursuit
03-04-2019 | 07:54:00
South African electricity public utility Eskom has secured a $180 million loan, which will be used to expand the country’s renewable energy efforts.
USTDA supports new U.S. company partnership to bring solar systems to Ghana
02-04-2019 | 12:36:42
The USTDA announced a grant supporting a feasibility study for solar systems that will bring to clean power to thousands of people in Ghana.
[South Africa] DBSA and NDB partner to facilitate energy sector development
02-04-2019 | 10:13:06
The Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA) and New Development Bank (NDB) have signed a loan agreement for Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction and Energy Sector Development Project.
[South Africa] Fuel price hikes due to current local and international factors
02-04-2019 | 09:37:34
South Africa fuel consumers will have to dig deeper into their pockets to buy the commodity as the Minister for Energy announced the adjustment of fuel prices based on current local and international factors, with effect from 3 April 2019.
AfDB approves $20 million facility for Green Mini-Grid Program in DRC
28-03-2019 | 12:34:13
The AfDB Board has approved the allocation of $20 million in loans to the Democratic Republic of Congo, to support renewable-based mini-grid solutions to the off-grid cities of Isiro, Bumba and Genema.
Winch Energy announces new investment from AlGihaz Holding Saudi Arabia to grow portfolio
27-03-2019 | 06:47:39
Off-grid utilities provider Winch Energy, has announced a new investment from renowned Saudi Arabian power solutions group, AlGihaz Holding.
Africa Energy announces 3D seismic program offshore South Africa
19-03-2019 | 08:32:00
Africa Energy has announced the start of a new 3D marine seismic acquisition program over the Paddavissie Fairway on Block 11B/12B offshore South Africa.
Kenya Power increases capacity for meter testing equipment to enhance service delivery
14-03-2019 | 11:05:00
Kenya Power has acquired two new single phase meter test benches of 40 positions each in a bid to enhance the capacity for testing and deployment of meters to its customers.
OPIC advances first financing solar project in Chad
14-03-2019 | 07:42:41
OPIC, the U.S. Government’s development finance institution, has committed $10 million to support the introduction of off-grid solar kits and appliances in Chad.
Eni announces major oil discovery in Angola
14-03-2019 | 07:19:00
Eni has announced a major oil discovery in Block 15/06 in the Agogo exploration prospect in Angola’s deep water, estimated to contain between 450 and 650 million barrels of light oil in place with further upside.
Eni farms out to Qatar 30% stake participating interest in Morocco exploration blocks
14-03-2019 | 07:07:28
Eni and Qatar Petroleum have signed a farm out agreement to enable Qatar Petroleum acquire a 30% participating interest in 12 exploration blocks in the offshore of Morocco.
Winch Energy to electrify 24 villages in Sierra Leone through solar mini-grids
12-03-2019 | 07:50:57
Winch Energy has signed a contract with the Ministry of Energy in Sierra Leone to provide electricity to 24 towns and villages in northern Sierra Leone through solar mini-grids.
Qatar Petroleum enters into Eni’s new exploration block in Mozambique
12-03-2019 | 06:37:00
Qatar Petroleum has entered into an agreement with Eni to acquire a 25.5% participating interest in block A5A, located in the Angoche basin, offshore the Republic of Mozambique.
Azuri Technologies and Energise Africa launch UK crowd campaign to raise £2.5m for solar in Africa
08-03-2019 | 09:21:41
Azuri Technologies, a player in pay-as-you-go solar in Africa and crowdfunding platform Energise Africa have announced the latest phase of debt financing from UK impact investors.
Aker Energy announces successful drilling results in Pecan well offshore Ghana
07-03-2019 | 10:08:00
Aker Energy, as the operator of the Deepwater Tano Cape Three Points block, announced that it encountered oil in the Pecan South-1A well offshore Ghana.
[Nigeria] NNPC to build additional Independent Power Plants in Abuja, Kaduna and Kano
07-03-2019 | 09:47:00
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has expressed its preparedness to build additional Independent Power Plants in Abuja, Kaduna and Kano which is expected to add 4,0000 megawatts of power to stabilize the national grid.
Vivo Energy concludes transaction with Engen, expands Africa network from 15-23 countries
07-03-2019 | 09:29:00
Vivo Energy has announced its conclusion with Engen Holdings transaction, leading to expansion of its service station network to 8 new countries in Africa.
Improved distribution, rising demand deepen renewable energy uptake in SADC region, report
06-03-2019 | 06:40:00
The Southern African Development Community (SADC) region is seeing a significant increase in the number and quality of its renewable energy and energy efficiency policies, according to a new status report.
Barry Callebaut picks Redavia to establish solar farm at the Ghana cocoa factory
05-03-2019 | 09:35:36
Barry Callebaut, the world's manufacturer of chocolate and cocoa products, has selected solar company REDAVIA to establish a solar farm at their factory in Tema, Ghana.
Winch Energy appoints Olga Johnson as Ambassador for Africa
01-03-2019 | 14:32:00
Leading off-grid utilities provider Winch Energy, has appointed highly respected African energy expert Mrs. Olga Johnson as an Ambassador for Africa.
Innova to open $40 million plant in Kenya to build green affordable homes
19-02-2019 | 07:24:00
Innova Eco Building System has entered into a joint venture agreement to build a $40 million manufacturing plant bringing its green building technology to Mwale Medical and Technology City.
Azuri and FirstBank partner to bring solar to millions and deepen financial inclusion in Nigeria
18-02-2019 | 08:06:15
Azuri and First Bank of Nigeria Limited have announced a unique partnership that will help deepen financial inclusion in Nigeria while bringing affordable, reliable and clean power to millions of Nigerians.
[Nigeria] NNPC increases gas supply to power
07-02-2019 | 10:26:40
A total of 735 Million Standard Cubic Feet of gas per day (mmscfd) was delivered to gas fired-power plants in November 2018 compared with October 2018 where an average of 627mmscfd was supplied.
ENGIE starts operations at one of South Africa’s largest renewable energy projects
07-02-2019 | 07:01:13
Electricity utility company has started commercial operation at the 100 MW Kathu Solar Park in South Africa.
[Kenya] Panasonic and World Vision launch off grid solutions project in Narok County
01-02-2019 | 13:08:32
World Vision and Panasonic Corporation have launched an Off-grid Solutions Project in Narok County, Kenya.
Yellow Door Energy raises $65 Million to scale solar energy transition in Africa and Middle East
29-01-2019 | 10:33:27
Yellow Door Energy, a UAE-based leading solar developer, has raised $65 million in Series A financing to scale its investments in solar energy and energy efficiency solutions in the Middle East and Africa.
RoyalGate Energy extends license in Equatorial Guinea
29-01-2019 | 06:33:00
African independent RoyalGate Energy has been granted an extension on its Block Z license in Equatorial Guinea, with plans to commence drilling as the oil price stabilizes and the market recovers.
[Ivory Coast] AFC closes funding for hydroelectric bridge
29-01-2019 | 05:48:00
Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) announced it has closed a bridge loan deal for the construction of the Singrobo-Ahouaty hydroelectric dam (SAHP) between Abidjan and the capital, Yamoussoukro.
[Côte d'Ivoire] AFC invests €174 million in Singrobo-Ahouaty hydroelectric power project
24-01-2019 | 11:54:02
Africa Finance Corporation has announced financial close for the construction of the 44-MW Singrobo-Ahouaty hydroelectric power project and associated infrastructure.
AfDB approves $25 million Equity Investment in Fund for renewable energy projects in Africa
23-01-2019 | 06:37:06
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group has approved an equity investment of up to $ 25 million in ARCH Africa Renewable Power Fund.
Solar-plus-storage beats combined-cycle gas in Jordan and Morocco, study
22-01-2019 | 14:51:00
Solar-plus-storage is already competitive with the world's most efficient form of gas generation in Morocco and Jordan, according to new research from Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables.
Ten developments that will shape Africa’s energy sector in 2019
21-01-2019 | 10:27:00
After a year of rebound and recovery, Africa’s old and new hydrocarbons markets have an opportunity to further entrench the continent’s position as the world’s hottest oil and gas frontier in 2019.
[Egypt] Benban Solar Park set to become world’s largest solar installation
17-01-2019 | 06:48:09
Until recently, Egypt’s government spent more on electricity subsidies than it spent on education, health care, and social welfare combined.
African Infrastructure Investment Managers acquires stake in BBOXX as it expands to off-grid solar market
16-01-2019 | 11:42:00
African Infrastructure Investment Managers has acquired through its African Infrastructure Investment Fund 3 a minority stake in BBOXX’s operations in East Africa.
Vivo Energy Côte d'Ivoire strengthens its presence in the Ivorian market
15-01-2019 | 06:50:00
Vivo Energy Côte d'Ivoire has reinforced its presence in the Ivorian market with the opening of a new Shell station in TAABO.
[Uganda] Solarnow and Sunfunder announce $9m debt financing with Oikocredit and Responsability
14-01-2019 | 11:30:00
Kampala-based off-grid solar company SolarNow has closed largest-yet receivables financing facility with SunFunder, Oikocredit and responsAbility
[Kenya Business Week] US key investment target in Africa
10-01-2019 | 13:10:52
US has reiterating its commitment to strong partnerships with key countries in Africa, specifically naming Kenya as a target for future US aid and investment.
Vivo Energy Ghana appoints Ben Hassan Ouattara as new MD
10-01-2019 | 13:00:01
Vivo Energy Ghana, the marketers and distributors of Shell branded products and services has appointed Mr. Ben Hassan Ouattara as the new Managing Director (MD), effective 1st January, 2019.
Aker Energy announces Pecan well success in Ghana
10-01-2019 | 10:05:00
Aker Energy, as the operator of the Deepwater Tano Cape Three Points (DWT/CTP) block, has announced that it is about to complete a successful drilling operation of the Pecan-4A appraisal well offshore, Ghana.
Greenlight Planet connects 2 million people to clean energy in Nigeria
09-01-2019 | 11:32:35
Greenlight Planet, a global provider of solar home energy products, has successfully delivered clean energy access to more than two million individuals in Nigeria.
[Column] Armando Da Silva: Why solar power is the obvious solution for South Africa
08-01-2019 | 11:12:45
As South Africa kicks off the New Year with a lower petrol price and hopes for a constructive 2019, there are some looming problems that hinder the great spirit of the country.
Redavia signs $2million financing agreement with ElectriFI to support Ghana’s expansion
08-01-2019 | 09:40:10
Solar technology company REDAVIA and ElectriFI have signed a $2million financing agreement to support REDAVIA's expansion in Ghana's industrial and commercial sector.
Ophir Energy loses Equatorial Guinea's Fortuna due to licence expiry
08-01-2019 | 08:53:00
Ophir Energy has announced that it has received notification from the Equatorial Guinea Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons that the Block R Licence, which contains the Fortuna gas discovery, will not be extended.
[Kenya] Alten picks Voltalia to construct 40MW solar plant in Uasin Gishu County
07-01-2019 | 11:16:36
ALTEN Energías Renovables has confirmed its choice of the French company Voltalia to carry out EPC and O&M service on its new PV solar power plant in Kenya.
[Cameroon] InfraCo Africa invests $1.7 million in Elan Solar project
07-01-2019 | 07:19:20
InfraCo Africa, part of the Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG), has signed a Convertible Loan Agreement with Project Élan 1 SAS, committing up to $1.7m to develop Project Élan Solar in Cameroon.
Sub Saharan Africa governments partner with UNDP to install solar systems in rural health centers
03-01-2019 | 12:02:00
Governments in Sub-Saharan Africa have partnered with UNDP to launch the Solar for Health initiative to install solar systems in rural health centres and clinics.
[Kenya] GE Renewable Energy, GE EFS partner to provide technology for the Kipeto wind project
03-01-2019 | 07:22:38
GE Renewable Energy and GE Energy Financial Services, GE EFS, have partnered to provide technology and advisory support for its flagship onshore wind project in Sub-Sahara Africa.
[Morocco] Vivo Energy and Zakoura Foundation partners with Education Ministry to educate on environment
18-12-2018 | 10:07:00
Vivo Energy and the Zakoura Foundation have signed a partnership agreement with the Ministry of Energy National Education, Vocational Training, Higher Education and Scientific Research to bolster environmental education.