Burkina Faso explores an FPV option

Issue 443 - 22 Jul 2021

The authorities in Burkina Faso have been looking at the potential for a floating solar photovoltaic (FPV) development and  and to combine solar with pumped storage hydro.

In 2019, a feasibility study was carried out on a hybrid solar-pumped storage plant on the Sirba River, a tributary of the Niger, in eastern Burkina Faso.

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