Top 40 Announced Solar Projects in Africa

Top 40 Announced Solar Projects in Africa
# Project Name Size* Country Developer Owner PPA Source
1 Nzema Solar Power Station 155 Ghana Mere Power Nzema (Blue Energy) Blue Energy ECG Link
2 135 Nigeria Gigawatt Global Gigawatt Global, European High Commission, World Bank CTF, Green Africa Power NBET
3 Humera Solar PV Plant 100 Ethiopia Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation Link
4 Nova Scotia Power Plant 100 Nigeria Scatec Scatec Solar, CDIL, BPS, Novia Scotia NBET
5 Dyason’s Klip 1 75 South Africa Scatec Scatec Solar ASA, Norfund, Local Community through a Local Community Trust Eskom Holdings Link
6 Dyason’s Klip 2 75 South Africa Scatec Scatec Solar ASA, Norfund, Local Community through a Local Community Trust Eskom Holdings Link
7 Sirius Solar PV Project One 75 South Africa Scatec Scatec Solar ASA, Norfund, Local Community through a Local Community Trust Eskom Holdings Link
8 Konkoonsies II Solar Facility 75 South Africa Ramizone Proprietary Limited (BTE) Ramizone Proprietary Limited (BTE) Link
9 Solar Capital Orange PV Plant 75 South Africa Solar Capital Department of Energy (South Africa), Black Enterprise Empowerment Eskom Holdings Link
10 Droogfontein 2 Solar 75 South Africa SunEdison Siyakhula Women’s Opportunity Trust, SunEdison, Local Community Trust Eskom Holdings Link
11 Zeerust Solar Park 75 South Africa SunEdison Siyakhula Women’s Opportunity Trust, SunEdison, Local Community Trust Eskom Holdings Link
12 Waterloo Solar Park 75 South Africa SunEdison Department of Energy (South Africa) Link
13 Panyam 70 Nigeria Siemens AG CT Cosmos NBET Link
14 Bokamoso Solar 63 South Africa SunEdison Siyakhula Women’s Opportunity Trust, SunEdison, Local Community Trust Eskom Holdings Link
15 Greefspan 2 Solar Park 55 South Africa SunEdison Siyakhula Women’s Opportunity Trust, SunEdison, Local Community Trust Eskom Holdings Link
16 Marondera Rufaro Farm Solar Power Plant 50 Zimbabwe Green Rhino Energy Green Rhino Energy Link
17 Aswan Solar PV Plant 50 Egypt Elsewedy Electric ECSED EETC Link
18 Banban Solar Plant 50 Egypt Lekela Power (Actis Capital, Mainstream Renewable Power) Lekela Power (Actis Capital, Mainstream Renewable Power) EETC
19 Abiba Solar PV Power Plant 50 Nigeria Quaint Global Energy Solutions Nigeria Quaint Global Energy Solutions Nigeria, ACF NBET Link
20 Taqa Arabia Solar PV Plant 50 Egypt Taqa Arabia, Sterling & Wilson Taqa Arabia EETC Link
21 Taqa Solar Reserve Solar PV Plant 50 Egypt Taqa Solar Reserve, Sterling & Wilson Taqa Arabia, Solar Reserve EETC Link
22 Alcazar Energy Solar 1 PV Plant 50 Egypt Enviromena JV , Alcazar Energy Alcazar Energy Egypt, Enerpal International EETC Link
23 Cairo Solar PV Farm 50 Egypt Sterling & Wilson, SPCL, Globeleq Cairo Solar Farm SAE (Globeleq) EETC Link
24 Delta Solar PV Plant 50 Egypt Delta, Enerray Delta for Renewable Energy SAE (Canadian Solar & Nile Capital) EETC Link
25 Alcom Energy Solar PV Plant 50 Egypt Alcom Energy, Hassan Allam Construction Alcom Energy (Hassan Allam) EETC Link
26 Benban 1 Solar PV Plant 50 Egypt ACWA Power, ET Solutions ACWA Power EETC Link
27 50 Egypt Orascom Orascom EETC
28 Garissa Solar PV Plant 50 Kenya Kenya’s Rural Electrification Authority (REA) Government of Kenya Kenya Power Link
29 De Wildt Solar 50 South Africa SunEdison Siyakhula Women’s Opportunity Trust, SunEdison, Local Community Trust Eskom Holdings Link
30 West Lunga National Park Solar Plant 45 Zambia Neoen The World Bank, IFC, IDC Zambia, World Bank (Scaling Solar Program), MIGA ZESCO
31 Mocuba Solar PV Plant 40.5 Mozambique Scatec Solar, CESOM CESOM, Scatec Solar (52.50%), EDM (25.00%), Norfund (22.50%) EDM Link
32 Isiolo 40 Kenya GreenMillenia Energy Limited GreenMillenia Energy, Export-Import Bank of China, ADB KPLC Link
33 Lamu Solar PV 40 Kenya Kenya Solar Energy Kenya Solar Energy Kenya Power
34 Nakuru 40 Kenya Astonfield Sosian Solar Kenya Power
35 Sharm El-Sheikh Solar PV Plant 40 Egypt Schneider Electric Schneider Electric EETC Link
36 Aggeneys Solar PV Plant 40 South Africa BioTherm Energy BioTherm Energy, Letsatsi Trust, Aggeneys Solar Facility Community Trust Eskom Holdings Link
37 Startsol Solar PV Plant 40 Chad NewSolar Arborescence Capital, NewSolar Invest, CIEC Monaco, SEFA Link
38 Hardap Solar PV Plant 35 Namibia Alten Renewable Hardap Alten Renewable Hardap (Alten Renewable Energy BV & Sashi Investments) NamPower Link
39 Senergy 30 Senegal Optimum Tracker, Solairedirect, Schneider Electric FONSIS, Senergy Suarl, Proparco, Meridiam, Solairedirect Senelec
40 Mosi-oa-Tunya solar plant 28 Zambia Enel The World Bank, IFC, IDC Zambia, World Bank (Scaling Solar Program), MIGA ZESCO

 

Source:  Solarplaza

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