Latest News Energy


19/08/2020 at 17h04, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Engie to merge its Africa and Middle East activities

Scheduled to take place at the beginning of next year, the French energy group’s rationalisation follows...


22/07/2020 at 18h09, by Aurélie Benoit

AMEA’s new CEO Jean Rappe says not timid 

Hussain Al Nowais recruited the former Engie Solar CEO to head up his energy company on the offensive...


20/07/2020 at 17h00, by Aurélie Benoit

The EIB steps up for electrification in Madagascar

The institution leads in financing the interconnection project between two of the country’s major cities.  


17/07/2020 at 17h36, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Energy Access Ventures (Schneider Electric and others) prepares new fund

With 15 investments and one exit under its belt, EAV (Energy Access Ventures, €75m) is focusing on developing...


17/07/2020 at 08h34, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Mali: inside SolarX, the EAV fund’s latest investment

Energy Access Ventures’ ticket price in the Malian solar installation specialist is not known.


16/07/2020 at 18h41, by Gaëlle Arenson


15/06/2020 at 19h24, by Aurélie Benoit

Ethiopia: Australia’s Lotus Energy makes the leap to blockchain

The renewable energy cooperative is taking a chance on cryptocurrency for a mega project in northern...


05/06/2020 at 19h09, by Jeune Afrique Business+

After resigning from Platinum Power, Omar Belmamoun bounces back with Total

The Moroccan energy company’s former leader is taking on a new role within the French giant’s renewable...


02/06/2020 at 18h11, by Jeune Afrique Business+

TAQA Morocco spends €138m to extend its electricity supply contract

While the right-of-use of the power plant has been extended for around ten years, the fund-raising required...


29/05/2020 at 19h32, by Pierre-Olivier Rouaud

Engie maintains commitment to Kenya with Olkaria VI geothermal project ($490m)

In the midst of a restructure, the French group has just been shortlisted alongside Toyota Tsusho as...


27/05/2020 at 18h49, by Aurélie Benoit

Sahofika dam: Madagascar plans to take a stake in NEHO (Eranove, Themis, Eiffage, HIER)

The government is looking to acquire a 10% to 15% stake in the company charged with developing the dam...

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