Africa

Beijing to create 500 MW of solar in Uganda
State-owned China Energy Engineering Corp Ltd claimed the PV ability will certainly be established in 2 stages in a bargain worth $500 million.
Feb 17, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, China, Asia, Africa, Beijing, Uganda
Algeria's Condor asserts PV company is totally functional
The Algerian electronic devices supplier claimed its solar service device has actually not applied for bankruptcy, specifying that it remains to run as 'regular'. The business likewise claimed that it is currently servicing 2 solar projects with an incorporated ability of 100 MW.
Feb 14, 2020 // Manufacturing, Markets & Finance, Africa, Algeria, Condor
New catalyst for Ghana's solar passions
The federal government has actually revealed 17 MW of utility range solar is incomplete as well as the Ministry of Energy is looking for specialists to aid advertise mini-grids and also solar internet metering.
Feb 10, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, pv power plants, Africa, Ghana
Building starts on 50 MW PV plant in Togo
The 50 MW Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed photovoltaic power plant is located in the Blitta region. The plant is being developed by Amea Togo Solar - a subsidiary of Amea Power, a worldwide renewables developer based in the United Arab Emirates.
Feb 7, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Asia, United Arab Emirates, Africa, Togo, Mohammed Bin Zayed
Eskom looks for modules and installing structures for off-grid job
The South African utility is seeking deals for the supply of 1,383 320 W polycrystalline modules and installing structures, to be used for the construction of 4 off-grid PV projects at its proving ground.
Feb 4, 2020 // Technology, Markets & Finance, Grids, tender, Africa, eskom, South africa
Morocco on the lookout for designers for brand-new 400MW PV push
Morocco is to hold a tender to agreement another major batch of solar PV across the country, as part of wider efforts to release 3GW of renewables in between 2020 and 2030.
Feb 4, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, BNEF, auctions, Africa, BloombergNEF, tenders, morocco, masen, noor
Morocco kicks off tender for 400 MW solar park
The Moroccan Agency for Sustainable Energy has started to pre-qualify developers for the first phase of the Noor PV II solar project.
Jan 31, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance, pv power plants, Africa, morocco
Top Five Emerging Markets for Clean Energy Investment
Jan 31, 2020 // Market Research, India, China, Chile, South america, Brazil, Asia, Kenya, Africa
NTPC to provide consultancy for solar development in Togo
Indian electric utility company NTPC is appointed a PMC for installation of approximately 283 megawatts of Togo-based PV capacity.
Jan 29, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, India, NTPC, Asia, Africa, Togo, ISA
Cenfura, C4D to Tokenise Renewable Assets in South Africa
Cenfura and C4D will tokenise microgrid assets in South Africa, the partnership will construct and operate solar and battery storage-based microgrid assets
Jan 29, 2020 // Storage, Grids, solar pv, Africa, South africa, Microgrids, International, C4D, Cenfura
Sable Chemicals is going to build a solar power station in Zimbabwe
In a battle against electricity deficit, Sable Chemicals Industries will develop a major solar power project.
Jan 27, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Africa, Zimbabwe, Sable Chemicals, Culvin Chipfumbu
Report: the commercial opportunity for off-grid solar power in Africa is $24 billion per year
On a continent where 600 million people have no access to electricity, “The combination of solar and fintech is driving an economic transformation.”
Jan 22, 2020 // Commercial, Rooftop PV, Market Research, Africa, PEG Africa, nigeria, shell, Kleos Advisor, PayGo
Sungrow to supply inverters for 200 MW of PV projects in Dubai, Egypt
China’s Sungrow Power Supply Co Ltd (SHE:300274) on Tuesday announced two contracts to supply residential, commercial and industrial inverter solutions for projects in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt with a total capacity of 200 MW.
Jan 14, 2020 // Manufacturing, Markets & Finance, Inverters, Sungrow, China, Asia, Africa, Egypt, Alvin Shi
First Togolese utility-scale PV plants are on the way
The tender launched according to Scaling Solar program is for deployment of solar farms with a total capacity of 60-80 megawatts.
Jan 14, 2020 // Markets & Finance, tender, Africa, Togo
Quadran to construct 4MW floating solar in Seychelles
The final version of the PPA is expected to come in force in Q1, while Quadran Seychelles is slated to start constructing the large-scale floating photovoltaic plant in Q2 of the new year.
Jan 10, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance, Floating PV, tender, floating PV, Africa, seychelles