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26/10/2020 at 08h31, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Who advised Scatec Solar to acquire SN Power?

Jeune Afrique Business+ explains.


23/10/2020 at 15h29, by Valentin Grille

Behind Société Générale’s financing for GreenYellow (Casino) in Madagascar

The French bank has co-financed the Ambatolampy-based photovoltaic solar power plant, and is working...


20/10/2020 at 18h26, by Aurélie Benoit

Another Chinese victory at Dakar’s Keur Momar Sarr water megaproject

The competition to supply water infrastructure in the capital attracted many international firms, particularly...


14/10/2020 at 17h41, by Aurélie Benoit

Another Ethiopia win for CET with Addis Ababa electrification contract ($18m)

A new national electricity sector contract has been awarded to the subsidiary of Chinese giant SGCC,...


29/09/2020 at 18h11, by Omer Mbadi

Actis exit from energy company Eneo no longer on the cards

The renewal of its concession, until 2031, has helped to clear up misunderstandings between the British...


18/09/2020 at 08h29, by Jeune Afrique Business+

TAQA Morocco contracts €248m debt to refinance Attijari and BCP loans

The bond issue aims to streamline the energy group’s financial structure and to refinance maturing bank...


08/09/2020 at 19h48, by Pierre-Olivier Rouaud

Energy Access Ventures (Schneider Electric) seeking additional investors for Solarise

In the meantime, solar development leasing company Solarise is set to receive funds from Proparco, EAV,...


06/09/2020 at 10h21, by Valentin Grille

WeLight (Axian) plans continental expansion with Alexandre Castel

The engineering expert is tasked with supporting the growth of the new off-grid electrification specialist,...


01/09/2020 at 19h54, by Valentin Grille

Burkina Faso: Sonabel and the energy regulator among the major beneficiaries of Millennium Challenge Corp’s $450m funding

The American agency wants to strengthen Ouagadougou and Bobo-Dioulasso’s electrical grids, and to launch...


26/08/2020 at 16h31, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Former STEG chief Moncef Harrabi launches company

Moncef Harrabi left STEG last February after over three decades with the Tunisian public energy company.


25/08/2020 at 17h54, by Valentin Grille

Pretoria enlists battalion of advisers to alleviate Eskom load shedding

Ernst & Young and Webber Wentzel are managing the call for expression of interest from independent power...


24/08/2020 at 18h54, by Aurélie Benoit

Low-key leadership handover at Bouygues E&S in Côte d’Ivoire

In May, David Morvant resigned from the French giant to join ENGIE’s subsidiary in the Ivorian capital....

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