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Renewable energies

31/01/2020 at 17h40, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Off-grid solar power: BBOXX looking at a second country with EDF in Africa

From France, the solar kit specialist in Africa intends to strengthen ties with its historical industrial...

Renewable energies

28/01/2020 at 17h10, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Gafsa solar power plant: Engie-Nareva duo to provide financing

After winning the public tender for a 120MW photovoltaic power station, the Franco-Moroccan consortium...


27/01/2020 at 15h56, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Geogas to supply Africa’s first LPG plant

After several delays and a revision of its capacity, the Bridge Power project, an energy facility in...

Executive Management

27/01/2020 at 14h13, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Trafigura: the new energy team makes its first investment in Africa

Established in November 2019, the energy division of the giant Swiss commodity trading house has acquired...

Renewable energies

21/01/2020 at 14h17, by Aurelie Benoit

Renewables: Bank of America, Facebook, Shell et al join responsAbility’s new fund

The Swiss investment company, which has over $3bn of assets under management, has teamed up with a number...

Renewable energies

17/01/2020 at 17h21, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Large pool of institutional investors for the Metier Sustainable II green fund

The AfDB has recently joined the South African fund which is targeting $200m by the end of the year to...


30/12/2019 at 15h25, by Jeune Afrique Business+

The story behind the appointment of Vonjy Andriamanga, the new General Manager of Jirama

The Madagascar Water and Electricity Company (Jirama) has a new General Manager – Vonjy Andriamanga,...


19/12/2019 at 14h55, by Gaëlle Arenson

With Canada’s JCM Power, STOA Infra & Energy (CDC/AFD)’s commitments reach $234m

Two months after investing in GSEZ Ports, the vehicle which is 83.3% controlled by France’s Caisse de...

Executive Management

17/12/2019 at 17h31, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Côte d’Ivoire: the team chosen by EDF, Meridiam and SIFCA to head their biomass-to-energy project

On 9 December, the three companies signed a 25-year concession agreement with the Côte d’Ivoire government...

Renewable energies

11/12/2019 at 16h39, by Aurelie Benoit

Renewables: Hussain AlNowais signs power purchase agreements for two mega-projects in Egypt

The Emirati businessman has signed power purchase agreements (PPAs) for two forthcoming renewable energy...


06/12/2019 at 17h46, by Jeune Afrique Business+

China International Water & Electric Corporation interested in Actis’ shareholding in Eneo

The subsidiary of China Yangtze Power – manager of the Three Gorges Dam in China – is in negotiations...

Renewable energies

05/12/2019 at 14h47, by Aurelie Benoit

Roch Marc Christian Kaboré gets new backing for his energy development plan

The African Development Bank has recently approved $53m in financing for the installation of solar power...

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