Live Data power generation procurement map

At least 15GW of new capacity is expected from competitive auctions before 2027

Data trend
Issue 488 - 25 Jul 2023 - By Ajay Ubhi | 5 minute read

Analysis of procurement trends recorded on the African Energy Live Data platform shows that capacity procured through competitive auctions should add at least 15.1GW by 2027, with solar and natural gas adding an estimated 4.4GW and 4.3GW respectively, while wind and hybrid power will also make significant additions to the continent’s generation mix, writes Ajay Ubhi.

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