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August 9, 2019Senegal to Boost Electricity production
Senegal has taken great strides in proving that it is one of Africa’s leaders in oil and gas exploration.
April 29, 2019$225 million for West-Africa off-grid electricity
The World Bank has approved financing as part of the Off-Grid Electrification Project.
February 25, 2019Africa Development Bank explores electricity cooperative potential
AfDB commences feasibility studies on electricity cooperative business models in Nigeria and Ethiopia.
October 2, 2018Rwanda receives $266 million loan from AfDB to improve electricity reliability
Loan will increase on-and-off grid connections.
July 13, 2018AfDB launches first Electricity Regulation Index
The African Development Bank has launched its first Electricity Regulatory Index for Africa.
June 28, 2018South Sudan works to increase electricity supply
South Sudan to increase the country’s power supply and boost economic development.
March 16, 2017Catalysts: International Politics and Energy Access
AOP panelists Jude Kearney and Lloyd Manokore on their catalysts for change in 2017
October 3, 2019Electrifying the Nation
Angola’s Ministry of Energy & Water plans to boost national electricity access.
December 28, 2018Beating Africa’s Power Problem: The Surprising Success in Kenya’s Power Sector
Kenya increased electricity access from a mere 25 percent to 73 percent in just six years.
December 27, 2018Beating Africa’s Power Problem: The Issues Holding Africa Back
Kenya’s electricity access rate stands at 73 percent and the country is on track to meet its goal of 95 percent access by 2020.