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Energy Finance & Investment News in Niger

IPPToday #231: MoU signed for US$1 billion renewable projects in West Africa

IPPToday #231: MoU signed for US$1 billion renewable projects in West Africa

🕔Jun 13, 2018

Multinational renewables developer Gigawatt Global Cooperatief has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to invest US$1 billion in renewable energy projects in the region.

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Inspired Evolution exits renewable investments and is on track to raise $250m Evolution II

Inspired Evolution exits renewable investments and is on track to raise $250m Evolution II

🕔Feb 1, 2017

Inspired Evolution, has successfully exited a number of its renewable energy investments held in its Evolution One Fund portfolio.

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Africa50 commits to develop solar project with Scatec in Nigeria

Africa50 commits to develop solar project with Scatec in Nigeria

🕔Dec 27, 2016

Africa50, the infrastructure fund for Africa, has signed a joint development agreement for an 80 MW AC solar photovoltaic independent power project in Nigeria

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AfDB approves US$80m loan and US$20m equity to Kainji and Jebba Hydro Power Project in Nigeria

AfDB approves US$80m loan and US$20m equity to Kainji and Jebba Hydro Power Project in Nigeria

🕔Dec 27, 2016

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank has approved a financing package of US$100 million, comprising US$80 million loan and US$20 million equity for the rehabilitation of the Kainji and Jebba hydro plants to increase available capacity from the current available capacity of 917 MW to installed capacity of 1,338.4 MW.

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