Subscriptions to African Energy Live Data are tailored to your specific needs and can include access to a single country or a specific range that matches your business interests.

Subscribers can access constantly updated data on operating, under-construction and pipeline electricity generation projects. 

Subscriptions also include the full suite of analytical tools in the Data Tool to determine past, current and pipeline electricity generating capacity by ownership, connection and fuel type from 2010-2022.

To find out more about Live Data and subscriptions or to arrange a demonstration contact

Nick Dashwood Brown

T: +44 (0)1424 721667




Key Features

Live-updated online database featuring more than 5,000 power plants across Africa.

Detailed project data with concise background and project history, installed capacity, project pipeline, ownership, financing, GIS location, fuel, technology, critical milestones, capex and contractual data.

Organisations data, giving profiles of major stakeholders, developers, utilities, ministries, regulators and commissions, funds, banks, DFIs, contractors and service providers.

Interactive GIS-based map interface.

Responsive data filter panel.

Data Tool for comprehensive analytics. 

Country-focused indicators of the IPP and renewable energy investment climate.

Bulletin service for latest news and updates.

Based on 19 years of data-gathering by African Energy.

Verified to African Energy staff’s high standards of accuracy.

Planned service expansion into transmission and critical infrastructure.

Access to related African Energy newsletter articles  (requires an African Energy newsletter subscription).

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T: +44 (0) 1424 721667



T: +44 (0) 1424 721667