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17/01/2020 at 18h21, 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 16h25, by Jeune Afrique Business+

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

Vonjy Andriamanga

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


19/12/2019 at 15h55, 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 18h31, 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...


11/12/2019 at 17h39, by Aurélie 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 18h46, 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...


05/12/2019 at 15h47, by Aurélie 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...


04/12/2019 at 16h42, by Gaëlle Arenson


03/12/2019 at 18h15, by Gaëlle Arenson

Engie, EDF, Toyota, Eranove et al vying for the market to build 317 mini grids in Togo

Togo’s Rural Electrification and Renewable Energy Agency is organising a prequalification of tenderers...


02/12/2019 at 16h37, by Aurélie Benoit

With new financing, Fenix International (Engie) is looking to step up a gear on the continent

The solar home systems specialist, now part of giant French energy group Engie, aims to provide millions...


28/11/2019 at 17h08, by Aurélie Benoit

First Kenyan venture for AIF I (A.P. Moller Capital)

The fund management company is set to buy a diesel-fired power plant in Nairobi, following the unsuccessful...


22/11/2019 at 20h08, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Perrial Jean Nyodog (Tradex) putting pressure on Eneo

The trader has filed legal papers against the Cameroonian power company to trigger insolvency proceedings...

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