Infrastructure en continu

Keeping Africa going up

09/06/2014

Power's World

BLACK AFRICA long went deeply down. Now it is rushing headlong up. But 'up' brings problems of its own. A country's policy makers have to work as hard in successful, speedy, times as they did when they moved...

Catégories: Energie

Les Etats-Unis financent des projets énergétiques en Afrique

09/06/2014

APA

Le gouvernement américain a annoncé que des entreprises américaines avaient déboursé un milliard de dollars pour des projets énergétiques hors réseau en Afrique.

Selon cette annonce faite jeudi, les engagements comporteront...

Catégories: Energie

Energie: un plan de déploiement de l'énergie en Afrique

09/06/2014

PANA

Les États Unis ont lancé un plan de déploiement 'agressif' de l'énergie en Afrique qui a pour cible 2 millions de m&e acute;nages, a annoncé mardi, le Secrétaire d'Etat américain chargé de l'Energie, Ernest Moniz. Le...

Catégories: Energie

US launches new initiative to boost energy in Nigeria, five other African countries

09/06/2014

Daily Independent

The U.S. has announced a new energy innovation tagged "Beyond the Grid'' to boost energy and address supply shortages in Nigeria and five other African countries.

The US Secretary for Energy, Ernest...

Catégories: Energie

W'Bank, French agency offer $243m for rural roads in four states

03/06/2014

Daily Independent

The World Bank and the French Development Agency have offered $243 million in grants for construction, rehabilitation and maintenance of rural feeder roads in four Nigerian states.

National Co-ordinator...

Catégories: Energie

How Solar Can Drive Economic Growth in Africa

03/06/2014

Solar Novus

Increasing solar energy supply in Africa could be the major driver in the continent's goal of achieving 5.2% economic growth in 2014 despite the low investment in the renewable energy technology.

The...

Catégories: Energie

Shiroro power plant concession not a mistake - Sambo

03/06/2014

Nigeria Business News

Vice President Namadi Sambo on Wednesday said recent developments at the Shiroro Hydro Power Plant had shown that its recent concession by the Federal Government was not a mistake.

A statement by his...

Catégories: Energie

Electrifying Africa now up to Chairman Menendez

29/05/2014

The Hill

Electricity expansion is the next big thing in U.S.-Africa relations. Boosting energy access is good for American business, good for American foreign policy, and transformative for millions of poor people-all at no cost...

Catégories: Energie

African ministers make progress on the Africa Power Vision

14/05/2014

News Business Ethiopia

A ministerial consultation on the Africa Power Vision took place on the margins of the World Economic Forum on Africa on 8 May in Abuja, convened by the Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Minister...

Catégories: Energie

Énergie : le Grand Inga devient un projet pilote pour l'Afrique

14/05/2014

Agence d'Information d'Afrique Centrale

La recommandation a été faite à tous les ministres en charge du secteur de mener un plaidoyer en faveur de ce projet dans toutes les rencontres au niveau africain et international.

Le...

Catégories: Energie

Will Kenya or Uganda be east Africa's first oil producer?

13/05/2014

Guardian.co.uk

Two countries press ahead with production, boosting hopes of increased revenues and job creation, but obstacles remain.

The race is on between Uganda and Kenya to see which will emerge as the region's first oil...

Catégories: Energie

What's Wrong With the Electrify Africa Act

13/05/2014


The Nation.com and Foreign Policy In Focus

This week, the House will vote on the Electrify Africa Act. This bill directs the president to draw up a multi-year strategy to strengthen the ability of countries in sub-Saharan...

Catégories: Energie

Much ado over Africa's power sector

13/05/2014

Africa Renewal

Apapa is the industrial hub of Lagos, Nigeria's bustling commercial capital that's home to some 17 million people.  Daily, the air in Apapa reverberates with the humming sound of electricity generators. In...

Catégories: Energie

African Development Bank To Launch $3bn Infrastructure Fund

13/05/2014

CNBC

African Development Bank plans to launch a $3bn infrastructure fund to raise money to deliver on vital infrastructure on the continent.

The money will be raised from regional and non-African pension funds, insurance...

Catégories: Energie

Lack of electricity impedes progress in sub-Saharan Africa

07/05/2014

STLtoday (US) by Stephanie Peace

If you were to make a list of the most important issues facing the poor in Africa today, you would probably include access to healthy food, clean water and improved health care, but may not think...

Catégories: Infrastructures générales, Eau, Energie

World Bank mobilises N2.5tr for power generation in Nigeria

07/05/2014

The Guardian

THE World Bank Group announced yesterday that it mobilised about nearly N2.5 trillion as part of the reforms in the power sector, to support electricity generation in Nigeria. In the same vein, to harness interests...

Catégories: Energie

Le gaz au Mozambique, une évolution économique à haut risque

06/05/2014

Financial Afrik

Benjamin Augé, chercheur associé aux programmes Afrique subsaharienne et Énergie de l'Institut français à l'IFRI, principal centre indépendant de recherche, d'information et de débat sur les grandes questions...

Catégories: Energie

Much ado over Africa's power sector

06/05/2014

Africa Renewal

Apapa is the industrial hub of Lagos, Nigeria's bustling commercial capital that's home to some 17 million people.  Daily, the air in Apapa reverberates with the humming sound of electricity generators. In...

Catégories: Energie

African Development Bank To Launch $3bn Infrastructure Fund

06/05/2014

CNBC

African Development Bank plans to launch a $3bn infrastructure fund to raise money to deliver on vital infrastructure on the continent.

The money will be raised from regional and non-African pension funds, insurance...

Catégories: Transport, Energie, Eau, TIC

With A Little Help, Africa Could Become Renewable Energy Powerhouse

06/05/2014

Climate Progress by Ari Phillips

The United States, China, India, Japan, and Europe all fit within Africa, a continent that lags behind those places in development. When it comes to energy and electricity, this lack of...

Catégories: Energie

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