Investing

  • Zimbabwe Power Utility Seeks USD128m for Hydropower Project January 30, 2019 Zimbabwe Power Utility Seeks USD128m for Hydropower ProjectZesa 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 Togo and Guyana get funding for solar projectsThe 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 Morocco Flights 200 MW Solar PV TendersMoroccan state-owned utility Office National de l’Electricité (ONE) has commenced a pre-qualification process to choose EPC contractors for some 200MW solar projects.
  • UK Adds £100 Million for Renewable Energy Projects in Africa January 6, 2019 UK Adds £100 Million for Renewable Energy Projects in AfricaThe UK government announced at the COP24 event in Poland an extra £100 million of renewable energy funding for the Renewable Energy Performance Platform (REPP) in Africa.
  • GE Units Partner in 100MW Kenyan Wind Power Project January 2, 2019 GE Units Partner in 100MW Kenyan Wind Power ProjectGE Energy Financial Services has partnered with GE Renewable Energy to deliver a 100MW wind power project in Kenya. The two GE units have teamed up to provide technology and advisory support for GE’s flagship onshore wind project in Sub-Sahara Africa.