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Cameroon seeks CFA98bln to build an electric line between Nachtigal and Bafoussam

The project to transport electricity from the future Nachtigal hydroelectric power station (420 MW), in the Central region of Cameroon, to the West has just undergone a financial development. President Paul Biya signed a decree authorizing the Minister of Economy to sign a loan agreement worth $164.69 million (about CFA97.8 billion) with the Export-Import Bank

Power & Water Nigeria Conference & Exhibition holds in Nigeria

Vertex Next will be hosting Policymakers, Private sector leaders, Industry Titans, and Stakeholders in the Power, Energy & Utilities sector, to The largest gathering for the Energy & Utilities Industries, Power & Water Nigeria Conference & Exhibition – PWN2022. Nigeria has the 7th largest population in the world and growing fast, as a result the

The Syrah Resources Limited Board has announced its approval to finance a solar and battery hybrid power system in Mozambique.

Syrah Resources selected an 11.25MWp solar photovoltaic (PV) installation combined with an 8.5MW/MWh battery energy storage system which will be integrated into Balama’s existing diesel power generation plant. Extensive due diligence was undertaken on equipment selection and suppliers of the solar PV modules, battery energy storage technology and hybrid control system. Presently, Balama is solely

50 MW PPA Signed Between the Gambia and Senegal

The Gambia’s National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC) has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with their Senegalese counterpart – La Société Nationale d’électricité du Sénégal (Senelec) – on March 31 this year. The PPA follows a meeting between NAWEC’s Managing Director, Nani Juawara, and the Director-General of Senelec, Pape Mademba Biteye, in Dakar, enabling

Rwanda Calls for Third Tender for Off-grid Photovoltaic.

By Anita Anyango The Development Bank of Rwanda (BRD) has issued a call for tenders for the construction of photovoltaic and mini-hydro grids ranging in size from 10 kW to 1 MW. The bank is seeking consultants to prepare the third tender of the $48.9 million Renewable Energy Fund (REF). The initiative aims to deploy photovoltaic and mini-hydro grids