Continental Power System Master Plan – initial data

Continental Power System Master Plan (CMP)
Issue 490
10 September 2023

Published September 2023, this graphic consists of maps and charts illustrating initial projections from the African Union's Continental Power System Master Plan (CMP).

Graphics include a map showing the CMP's main transmissions corridors, a chart showing demand forecasting scenarios for 2021-2040, data on CMP investment costs and supply capacity gap projections, a chart showing exploitable renewable energy potential and a table showing CMP forecasts for inter-regional demand and trade.

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