Power generation


  • Loan for cleaner power generation

    Loan for cleaner power generation... For his part, Jaime González Aguadé pointed out that during the current Government' s six years in power, the company has been implementing a proactive policy for renewable energy generation by incorporating more efficient and cleaner technologies into its production plants
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  • AFD to finance EDM's participation in the first PPP project in power generation in Mozambique

    AFD to finance EDM's participation in the first PPP project in power generation in Mozambique... This project is the first public private partnership project (Sasol-EDM) in power generation in Mozambique
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  • Inauguration ceremony for geothermal boreholes in Dominica

    Power generation in Dominica has until now, like on neighbouring islands, mainly been based on hydrocarbons. However, Dominica benefits from sizeable geothermal potential estimated at 100 MW. This may allow it to cover its energy needs and eventually export the bulk of its power generation to Guadeloupe and Martinique
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  • Boosting renewable energy generation in India - IREDA

    AFD is working with the Indian Government to implement green investments for power generation based on renewable energies... Power generation, which is mainly coal- based, causes half of these emissions
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  • AFD strengthens its commitment in the electricity sector in Nigeria

    Following the privatization of the entire power generation and distribution sector, the need for capacity building is indeed very high. Skilled workers in Nigeria and technicians working in this sector are insufficient in number and are poorly trained, as the education system (in terms of technical and professional training, and also in vocational training), is unable to provide sufficient qualified staff
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  • Support to the development of sustainable tourism sector and innovative renewable energies

    In addition, this dependence is exacerbated by the country' s increasing energy needs (its economic growth consumes 50 % more energy than in the EU) and an insufficient power generation capacity (despite the fact it has been doubled over the past 10 years, i.e. to 57 GW in 2012)... Power generation units with variable sizes using renewable energy sources that are still innovative in Turkey, such as biomass, geothermal or solar energy
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  • AFD signed a funding agreement with EDF IN for the design and implementation of the first FEXTE in Vietnam

    As to the important role that French Agency for Development (AFD) has been playing in such a vital sector of Vietnam's economic development, as the electricity one, Mr Rémi Genevey, the Director of AFD Vietnam, has recalled (the more than) 210 million EUR financing effort committed to support power generation, transmission and distribution in Vietnam
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    This divide may increase even further, since annual growth in power generation capacity barely offsets population growth. Today, it affects the living conditions of 600 million people in Sub Saharan Africa without access to electricity and has an impact on the development of business activity and the economy in these regions
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  • Projects supported in Nigeria

    The development of human capital, in parallel to the upgrading of infrastructures power generation, transmission and distribution infrastructures, will have a direct impact on business productivity, diversification of the economy and national development. Improving urban infrastructure +
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  • €75m loan for the extension of the Longoni power plant

    These works will secure power generation on the island, while demographic trends and those for the standard of living have considerably increased demand... Securing power generation is therefore an extremely important project for Mayotte's economy and for its development. Moreover, photovoltaic generation has reached the threshold of 5 % of total power generation on the island, which at peak periods accounts for nearly 30 % of Mayotte's production
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