About 22 African countries have proven gas reserves, but can they play a role in meeting sub-Saharan Africa's demand for power?
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We are entering an era of unprecedented demand for power generation and transmission, particularly in Africa. This dynamic, together with the challenges we all face from climate change, is creating new opportunities for alternative energies and new technologies.
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With AfCFTA aiming to boost intra-African trade by 52% by 2020, it could impact intra-African energy investments and projects, helping to curb power demand.
A look at the possible models for private investment in transmission infrastructure in West Africa, as well as challenges and solutions.
Recently, West African countries have initiated and implemented reforms in their power sectors that illustrate the region's developmental trends.
Much of Africa's renewable energy potential remains untapped and the scope for growth could create investment opportunities across the continent. Could geothermal energy be the solution to Africa's energy crisis?