Power pools

Power pool reforms offer support for Continental Master Plan goals

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Issue 498 - 17 Jan 2024 - By John Hamilton | 5 minute read

Efforts to upgrade regional power pools are critical if the CMP is to achieve its vision of a fully interconnected African power grid, as discussed in the latest African Energy view.

Among signs of progress, the launch of a southern African Regional Transmission Infrastructure Financing Fund is expected soon, the West Africa Power Pool is testing a day-ahead market and the Eastern Africa Power Pool aims for its market to go live by mid-2024.

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