Planning and prospects for renewable power: West Africa

Low-cost renewable energy, especially from solar photovoltaic (PV) installations, has become an increasingly important part of West Africa’s electricity supply. This report outlines three broad scenarios for the growth of renewables in the region’s power systems, particularly in relation to key national and regional targets.

  • November 2018
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  • Power
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  • English, French
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  • Benin, Cote D'Ivoire

Renewables Readiness Assessment: Niger

A Renewables Readiness Assessment (RRA) identifies the actions needed to overcome a country’s barriers to renewable energy deployment, with IRENA providing technical support and expertise to facilitate consultations among different national stakeholders.

  • December 2013
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  • English
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  • Niger

Renewable Energy Country Profiles for Africa

This collection of country profiles takes stock of the latest developments in renewables at a country level around Africa.

  • November 2011
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  • English
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  • Algeria, Angola