Central Africa power pipeline and trends map

Private projects to add 2.1GW of capacity in Central Africa by 2027

Data trend
Issue 480 - 20 Mar 2023 - By Ajay Ubhi | 3 minute read

Analysis of the latest information on the African Energy Live Data platform shows generation capacity in the Central African region should expand by 2.4GW by 2027, almost all of it built by private developers. And while hydroelectric power provides the bulk of 4.3GW existing capacity, other sources of renewable power are starting to gain a stronger foothold.

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