Thursday, July 20, 2017

AfDB, Government of Japan Launch Japan-Africa Energy Initiative

The Government of Japan and the African Development Bank have signed a Letter of Intent to launch the Japan-Africa Energy Initiative (JAEI) to provide...

Liberian President Sirleaf Launches AfDB-funded Power Grid Project to supply electricity...

Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf along with her counterparts from Cote d’Ivoire, Sierra Leone and Guinea, broke ground for the Cote d’Ivoire, Liberia, Sierra...

Liberia to transform renewable energy sector with support from the African...

The Climate Investment Funds (CIF) awarded Liberia a grant in the amount of US$ 23.25 million to help transform the country’s renewable energy sector....

$120m Investment to Develop 50MW Wind Plant in Ghana

ENGIE and eleQtra have signed a Joint Development Agreement to construct the 50MW Ada Wind power project in the eastern part of the Greater...

20 million Africans benefit from transport and ICT projects financed by...

Transport and information and communication technology (ICT) projects financed by the African Development Bank (AfDB) in 2016 would have a positive impact on the...

Egypt: EBRD Approves $500m to Build 16 Solar Power Plants

Renewable energy in Egypt has received a boost following the approval of a $500 million loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development...

World Bank Report Shows How to Boost Private Sector Investment in...

A new World Bank report released yesterday called for increased private sector investment in Africa’s under-developed electricity transmission infrastructure, a vital ingredient for reaching...

New World Bank Project in Djibouti to Fund Electricity Connections for...

In support of the government of Djibouti’s goal of achieving universal access to electricity by 2035, the World Bank is launching a new...