Commercial and industrial offtakers might become the main driver for the energy transition in Africa. This is in-line with the global trend that more and more commercial and industrial off-takers integrate renewable energy solutions for powering their sites. Renewables address three different issues: First, making energy greener. Second, reducing costs. Third, in combination with storage,...

By David Appleyard A gradual process of development has started yielding results for African hydropower, with a swathe of international hydro and associated power export projects under way or planned.