Our team has flown out to Dakar to meet with the government authorities and key industry stakeholders there. Outcome: It has been decided to set up a steering committee of experts to validate the subjects and sessions for WAPECC and to ensure the best content […]
See why so many travellers make King Fahd Palace their hotel of choice when visiting Dakar. Providing an ideal mix of value, comfort and convenience, it offers a luxury setting with an array of amenities. Close to some of Dakar’s most popular landmarks, such as […]
The team on experts dedicated to WAPECC for technical work on the program is now known. Steering committee sessions are starting soon. The call for papers is also open to collect abstracts from potential speakers.
Regional stakeholders have decided to gather around a subject that matters to them and the industry. We had an introductory meeting on the 23rd October as a first face to face contact, to present the WAPECC team, to introduce the steering committee members and to […]
Prof Honoré Bogler, Chairman of the Regulatory Council of the ECOWAS Regional Electricity Regulatory Authority (ERERA) will be among of our guests of honour at WAPECC as the region gathers to unlock investment and to transform the West African energy landscape.
Thank you to all who attended WAPECC’s launch ceremony; well attended by many of the West African energy sector’s key stakeholders. Mr Cissé Sabati, Director General, representing the Ministry of Petroleum, Energy and renewable energies and Mr Stephane Aka Anghui the Deputy Director of Cabinet […]
On Monday December 3rd 2018, The Ministry of Petroleum, Energy and Renewable Energies announced that the Ivory coast would build Africa’s first floating solar power plant. Floating PV structures allow normally more densely populated coastal areas to be serviced without sacrificing farm or urban land. […]
The GCF have pledged $27 Million as an incentive for local companies in Burkina Faso to supply 100 villages with power from solar mini grids. The « Yeleen Rural Electrification Project », as it is known, is seen to be a good candidate for replicability and one […]