Latest News Electricity


23/09/2021 at 16h54, by Jeune Afrique Business+

CGC and Fabrilec/Bacorex selected to electrify 220 municipalities in Niger 

The two companies were awarded the contracts as part of the West African Power Pool (WAPP) project, budgeted...


17/09/2021 at 15h40, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Larsen & Toubro win $53.9m Mozambique-Malawi power contract

Faced with many competitors, the Indian company managed to pull out all the stops and win the first phase...


16/09/2021 at 16h34, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Failures at the Noor solar plant incur losses

Two units suffered several breakdowns that caused the Moroccan operation’s production capacity to drop...


14/09/2021 at 18h39, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Final financing completed for Ivorian Singrobo dam

The project’s backer, Neo Themis, has refinanced the entire provisional financing package for this €200...


01/09/2021 at 15h07, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Ivorian-Liberian Electricity Project: Afry, Nexon, Tractebel and WSP in the running for the consultancy component

The groundwork for the landmark electricity interconnection project between Côte d’Ivoire, Liberia, Sierra...


25/08/2021 at 16h44, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Malagasy State wants to increase stake in Volobe dam to 20%

The IPP hydroelectric project carried by Axian, Africa50 and SN Power is still waiting for the green...


24/08/2021 at 17h23, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Sonede chief Mosbah Helali chooses SMS and Sadip (Amiantit) for $21 million Bizerte water project

The Tunisian state-owned company has selected SMS, the Turkish leader in the design and manufacture of...


20/08/2021 at 12h49, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Shanghai Electric Group awarded €66 million contract for Kaduna power substations

Shanghai Electric Group, listed on the Shanghai and Hong Kong stock exchanges, has won contracts to build...


19/08/2021 at 15h39, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Elias Monage succeeds Sandile Zungu as head of the Black Business Council in South Africa

The executive chairman of Arabela Holdings and owner of Afika Group, an electrical equipment manufacturer...


30/07/2021 at 15h09, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Advens Geocoton and Bboxx commit several million euros for electrification in Burkina 

The recent agreement between Advens Geocoton and Bboxx aims to provide several million euros in financing...


23/07/2021 at 17h29, by Jeune Afrique Business+

EDF prepares financial completion of 220 MW hybrid project in South Africa  

Named Umoyilanga, the power plant is part of the 2,000 MW emergency power programme launched by Pretoria.

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