Investing

  • Local Wind Turbine Manufacture Resumes in South Africa March 12, 2019 GRI Renewable Industries, a Spanish wind turbine tower maker has resumed operations at its GRI Towers South Africa factory on the west coast of South Africa.
  • MIGA Provides Financial Guarantee for Cameroon Hydropower Plant February 13, 2019 Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) a member of the World Bank Group has provided EUR 164.5 million in guarantees for the construction of the Nachtigal Hydropower Project in Cameroon.
  • Zimbabwe Power Utility Seeks USD128m for Hydropower Project January 30, 2019 Zesa Holdings, Zimbabwe’s power utility is seeking to raise USD128 million to finance the construction of the 30 MW Gairezi hydropower station.
  • Togo and Guyana get funding for solar projects January 29, 2019 The Abu Dhabi Development Fund (ADFD), which offers low interest loans, will meet up to half the costs of selected solar projects in Togo and Guyana with loans totalling $23 million. The two countries secured the loans at the ninth assembly of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA).
  • Morocco Flights 200 MW Solar PV Tenders January 28, 2019 Moroccan state-owned utility Office National de l’Electricité (ONE) has commenced a pre-qualification process to choose EPC contractors for some 200MW solar projects.