Power developments in Africa, August 2016

  Solar power to supply 70 GWh Enel’s green power division, Enel Green Power, will develop, finance, construct, own and operate a 34 MW PV solar project in Zambia. The company will invest around $40-million in the construction of the PV plant, as part of the investment programme indicated by the company’s current strategic plan. […]

Power developments in Africa, July 2016

  Uganda oil and gas industry gets boost Uganda has earmarked 188-billion shillings towards the implementation of its oil and gas plans in the 2016/17 financial year. In the budget that was read out in June by finance minister, Matia Kasaija, it was stated that the funds will be used to develop the country’s oil […]

Power developments in Africa, April 2016

Mozambique hires 100 MW floating power station Karadeniz is to supply Mozambique and Zambia with 100 MW from a powership, launched in Nacala, northern Province of Nampula in efforts to boost power supply between the two neighbouring countries. The electricity produced by the powership will be injected into the national grid at the Nacala substation. This results from […]