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CWC Group Limited
Source: CWC Group Limited |

Nigerian Content Development & Monitoring Board sign MOU with CWC Group on PNC Forum

Practical Nigerian Content Forum, 6 – 9 November 2017, Uyo, Akwa Ibom, Nigeria

NCDMB reinforces its commitment to the Practical Nigerian Content (PNC) (www.CWCPNC.com) Forum held annually with the signing of a MoU with the CWC Group. Under the terms of the MoU, the NCDMB & CWC alongside Nigerian partner, Levmora Services will collaborate to deliver greater value through PNC. This will be…

Source: The Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany - Windhoek |

Unveiling of the Solar Power System Upgrade of 'Save the Rhino Trust' (SRT)

The Federal Foreign Office supports the project through the German Embassy within the framework of its micro project fund with a financial assistance worth N$ 433 000.00 (Euro 25.000,00), enabling the supply of a 56.4 kWh ground mounted off-grid photovoltaic solar system at the Palmwag Base Station of ‘Save the Rhino Trust’ Namibia

On 8th June 2017 the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany, H.E. Christian-Matthias Schlaga, and Mr. Simson Uri-Khob Chief Operations Officer of the ‘Save the Rhino Trust‘ Namibia, unveiled the 56.4 kWh ground mounted off-grid photovoltaic solar system at the Palmwag Base Station of ‘Save the Rhino Trust’ Namibia.…

Source: South Sudan Ministry of Petroleum |

South Sudan Ministry of Petroleum Launches Open Tender for Petroleum Audit

The Ministry invites companies to bid on a public tender to perform the audit and produce a 2017 audit report on the industry

The Government of National Unity of South Sudan commits to transparency and enhanced efficiency in its petroleum sector. Open tender announced for companies to complete a petroleum sector audit and produce a 2017 audit report. Tender opens immediately and closes on July 14, with winners to be announced on July…

Source: Efacec |

Efacec strengthens Bissau’s electrical capacity

Portuguese company designs infrastructure to bring more energy to Guinean capital

Efacec (www.Efacec.pt/en) won the international public tender, promoted by the public company Eletricidade e Águas da Guiné-Bissau (EAGB), for the construction of essential infrastructure to double the current installed electrical capacity of Bissau. The contract, worth 10 million euros, includes the construction of two substations and a 6.2 km long…

Source: U.S. Department of State |

Highlights from Power Africa at Africa Energy Forum

Through grant signings, facilitated events, and targeted meetings with government and private sector partners, Power Africa plans to further increase the number of transactions that have reached financial close

Power Africa attended the Africa Energy Forum (AEF) to further advance its goal to increase energy access and power generation in sub-Saharan Africa. Through grant signings, facilitated events, and targeted meetings with government and private sector partners, Power Africa plans to further increase the number of transactions that have reached…

Source: ENGIE |

ENGIE and eleQtra sign an agreement for the development of a wind project in Ghana

The project is expected to require an investment of approximately $120 million and to start operations early 2019

ENGIE (www.ENGIE-Africa.com) and eleQtra (www.eleQtra.com), a developer of power and transportation projects in sub-Saharan Africa, signed a Joint Development Agreement that defines the terms and the schedule for the development and construction of the 50 MW Ada Wind power project in the Greater Accra Region in Ghana. The project is…

Access Power
Source: Access Power |

Three African renewable energy projects announced as winners of the US$7million Access Co-Development Facility competition

The three winning projects, hailing from Tanzania, Rwanda and Ghana, were selected from a technologically and geographically diverse pool of 82 entrants from 23 countries

Access Power (“Access”) (www.Access-Power.com), a developer, owner and operator of renewable power projects in emerging markets in partnership with EREN Renewable Energy (www.EREN-Groupe.com) a global independent power producer, are delighted to announce the three winners of the 2017 US$7 million Access Co-Development Facility (ACF) - an innovative funding and support…

Africa Oil Week
Source: Africa Oil Week |

24th Annual Africa Oil Week 2017 – the mainstay event for Africa’s oil and gas industry

With over 160 speakers from the corporate and public sphere, this year’s event promises a programme designed around industry solutions that set the standard for adjusting business models to new demands

ITE is pleased to host the 2017 edition of the globally recognised Africa Oil Week (www.Africa-OilWeek.com), the world’s longest running oil and gas conference on the African continent, from the 23rd -27th October in Cape Town, South Africa. Africa’s premier event is host to over 1,250 industry players from around…

Source: U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) |

The Africa Energy Forum arrives in Denmark June 7-9, 2017

AEF 2016 attracted 2,100 participants from 80 countries, 32 of those being African

Forum Overview The 19th Annual Africa Energy Forum (AEF) will take place from June 7-9, 2017 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Nineteen years in the running, AEF brings together senior-level representatives from all corners of the energy value chain to form partnerships, identify opportunities and collectively move the industry forward.  Download the brochure AEF…

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$1 billion Israeli solar commitment to ECOWAS

$20 million agreement for Liberia’s first solar field inked as Prime Minister Netanyahu arrives; “Power to the African people,” says Israeli MP Neguise

Under the MOU signed today between the State of Israel and ECOWAS, Israel’s leading solar developer will invest $1 billion over the next four years to advance green energy power projects across the 15 member states of the West African economic community.  “In honor of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s two…