Tag: Ivory Coast

BIOVEA Energie to build 46 MW oil palm waste biomass power plant in Ivory Coast

BIOVEA Energie to build 46 MW oil palm waste biomass power plant in Ivory Coast

June 30, 2021 |

In the Ivory Coast, France’s EDF, Meridiam and Biokala, through their joint venture BIOVEA Energie, have awarded TSK a new project in Ivory Coast. This time it is a 46 MW biomass plant located in Aboisso, 100 km east of Abidjan, which will be the largest plant in West Africa fueled by waste from palm […]

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Scania to deliver 450 buses to Abidjan and look at biogas production from crop waste

Scania to deliver 450 buses to Abidjan and look at biogas production from crop waste

December 11, 2019 |

In the Ivory Coast, Scania has signed an agreement with the Ivorian Ministry of Transport and SOTRA, the Abidjan Transport Company, to deliver 450 buses. The bus delivery forms part of a major initiative to upgrade SOTRA’s fleet and improve public transport in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. Scania, in collaboration with Agence Nationale d’Appui au Développement […]

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African Development Bank grants Asticom Kenya $995,000 to study 10MW WTE project

African Development Bank grants Asticom Kenya $995,000 to study 10MW WTE project

January 2, 2018 |

In the Ivory Coast, Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA), managed by the African Development Bank, has approved a grant of $995,000 to Asticom Kenya Ltd., to support the construction of a 10 megawatt (MW) grid-connected municipal waste-to-energy (WTE) plant. The grant will fund the cost of conducting a full environmental and social impact assessment, […]

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African Climate Technology Center grants US consortium funds for ethanol clean cooking research

African Climate Technology Center grants US consortium funds for ethanol clean cooking research

March 22, 2017 |

In the Ivory Coast, the Berkeley Air Monitoring Group (US), in partnership with International Centre for Energy, Environment and Development / University of Nigeria, Nsukka; Project Gaia Prospects Ltd. and Winrock International will conduct a pilot evaluation of diffusion and usage of ethanol cooking technology in urban neighborhoods of Lagos with funding from the African […]

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African Development Bank grants $580,000 for clean cooking in Nigeria

African Development Bank grants $580,000 for clean cooking in Nigeria

December 10, 2014 |

In the Ivory Coast, the Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA) approved a US $580,000 preparation grant for the expansion of Green Energy & Biofuels (GEB) Bio-refinery project in Nigeria. The project is a pilot of Small & Medium Entrepreneurship Fundamentals (SMEFunds), a social enterprise based in Lagos, and the first bio-energy cooking fuel production […]

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Ivory Coast signs MOU to develop clean cooking projects with PANGEA

Ivory Coast signs MOU to develop clean cooking projects with PANGEA

December 3, 2012 |

In the Ivory Coast, PANGEA (Partners for Euro African Green Energy), COTRAME, SAPHIR HM  (two companies from Cote d’Ivoire) and the Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development of Cote d’Ivoire  (DG Sustainable Development) signed a MoU to launch a public private partnership which will promote the production of ethanol from cassava and sugarcane in Cote […]

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