Africa is the continent of opportunity for the serious energy investor. There is ample choice for the discerning entrepreneur with vast natural energy resources ranging from coal, gas, hydro, solar, wind and geothermal.
Preparing a pipeline of bankable sustainable infrastructure projects is vital, participants of the Programme for Infrastructure Development in Africa (PIDA) Week heard as it opened on Monday in Swakapomund, Namibia.
Zambia, Tanzania and Kenya are fast-tracking the ZTK power generation transmission project with technical support from the NEPAD Agency and other institutions.
Following a meeting between the NEPAD Agency CEO Dr. Ibrahim Assane Mayaki and President Mahama of Ghana on the margins of the AU Summit in January this year, the Regional Integration, Infrastructure and Trade Division is undertaking a...
It is a known fact the electricity access rate in Africa is desperately low. An African uses on average 1,000 kilowatts-hour per year, when a European or an American uses between 7,000 and 14,000!
The Africa Power Vision (APV) articulates a long-term plan for increasing access to reliable and affordable energy using Africa diversified energy resources in a coherent and well- balanced approach consistent with Africa 2063 Agenda. It primarily seeks to drive and rapidly accelerate the implementation of critical energy projects in Africa through the implementing arm of the African Union, the NEPAD Agency.