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Anirep Aussenkjerr Solar One Namibia has secured a NAD193m ($12.3m) facility from the Development Bank of Namibia (DBN) to finance the 20MW Khan solar plant.

Namibia
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Namibian Stock Exchange-listed Alpha Namibia Industries Renewable Power (Anirep) has secured a contract to build and operate an 18.5MW solar plant at Kokerboom in Keetmanshoop, with Canadian mining company Dundee Precious Metals Tsumeb as the off-taker.

Namibia
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Xlinks has secured an undisclosed investment in its Morocco-UK power project from UK-based energy supplier Octopus Energy Group as it pushes ahead with the ambitious scheme. Speaking to African Energy, Xlinks said it has also secured development finance commitments and is in talks to raise funding to cover the full cost of the project.

Morocco
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Afreximbank and the African Petroleum Producers Organisation (APPO) have agreed to jointly create the African Energy Transition Bank to fund gas and oil projects and other energy schemes around the continent, at a time when many traditional sources of funding are drying up. However, many details remain to be ironed out, including how it will be funded.

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Dutch cooperative and social investor Oikocredit will invest $1.5m to boost energy access in rural communities.

Benin
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Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) has launched the African Economic Resilience Facility to support economic recovery on the continent, following the Covid-19 pandemic and the war in Ukraine.

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The City of Cape Town has launched a tender for potential generators and wheeling customers to participate in a pilot scheme which will offer power wheeled over the authority’s distribution network to customers connected at 11kV.

South Africa
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Grid synchronisation and an air-cooled condenser (ACC) pneumatic test have been carried out at the Azito phase four power plant expansion project.

Côte d'Ivoire
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Dinson Iron and Steel Company is arranging a loan to Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC) to build a 330kV, 100km line to connect the Chinese company’s iron and steel plant in Chivhu to the national grid.

Zimbabwe
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Total Eren and Cairo-based Enara Capital’s agreement to develop a green ammonia plant in the Suez Canal Development Zone (SCZone) is the sixth Egyptian green hydrogen (GH2) project to be agreed in the past three months. With Masdar, EDF, Amea Power, Maersk and Scatec already pursuing schemes, the pace at which these deals are being put in place demonstrates Egypt’s determination to establish a leading position in GH2 exploitation – and to make this part of a broader energy hub strategy.

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Dubai-based Amea Power has secured funding for the 26.6MW solar PV project from the International Finance Corporation and others.

Burkina Faso
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The World Bank Group (WBG) is financing the development of four small solar PV projects through its Renewable Energy and Improved Utility Performance Project. The projects include a 1.3MW plant on Fogo island, 1.2MW on Santo Antão island, 400kW on Maio island and 400kW on São Nicolau island. The WBG will also provide technical assistance for the privatisation and restructuring of energy utility Electra.

Cape Verde
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Ngodwana Mill’s biomass energy plant in Mpumalanga province came on stream in March, with capacity to burn up to 35 t/hr of biomass to generate steam and drive a turbine to generate electricity which is fed into the national grid, shareholder Sappi Southern Africa spokesperson Zelda Schwalbach told African Energy.

South Africa
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The World Bank Group (WBG) has launched a tender for consultants to conduct feasibility studies on four solar photovoltaic plants to be developed near Bissau, Gabu, Cacheu and Bafata. Expression of interests are due to be submitted by 25 May.  

Guinea-Bissau
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Eswatini Electricity Company is inviting proposals to supply gas for a planned large combined cycle power plant, despite issues surrounding feedstock imports. Submissions are due by 27 May.

eSwatini (Swaziland)