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

Live Data subscriptions include access to the Data Tool – a full suite of tools to analyse electricity sector vital statistics and demographics alongside the project pipeline, including past, current and future electricity generating capacity by ownership, connection and fuel type.

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

John Hamilton

T: +44 (0)1424 721667




Keep up to date with unrivalled data on over 5,800 power projects at your finger tips

● Drill deep into the data and make an instant assessment of a project’s prospects based on independently researched information

Identify owners, offtakers, financiers and their portfolio of projects

● See information on grid connection and ownership type

● Find opportunities for investment and sales

● Identify risks and how they are affecting projects in the sector

Evaluate power sector trends and identify gaps in the market with the Data Tool

● Country level project data can be analysed, compared and downloaded

● View five-year fuel and technology pipelines

● Identify gaps in the market and potential oversupply risks by comparing the project pipeline to trends in population and GDP

● Analyse trends from 2010 to five years into the future

● Compare countries to optimise investment strategies


Key features:

Live-updated online database featuring more than 5,800 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

Data tool – a full suite of tools to analyse electricity sector vital statistics and demographics alongside the project pipeline.

Interactive GIS-based map interface including plant location and existing and planned transmission lines

Responsive data filter panel

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

Based on over 20 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


For all other African Energy services please contact:


T: +44 (0) 1424 721667



T: +44 (0) 1424 721667