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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 negotiations...


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...


21/11/2019 at 18h38, by Gaëlle Arenson

Yaoundé lobbying for Séraphin Ngongang to succeed Joël Nana Kontchou at Eneo

News of the resignation of the Cameroon electricity company’s CEO was confirmed last night to Jeune Afrique...


15/11/2019 at 18h09, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Electricity: Azura acquires the Tobène power plant in Senegal

Nigerian energy group Azura Power has taken over the Tobène power plant in Senegal that was previously...


14/11/2019 at 17h16, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Inga III: what they said in Johannesburg

Following a stormy meeting, members of the consortium in charge of developing the Inga III hydropower...

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