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Energy utilities and institutions in Africa

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Published by Zed Books in association with AFREPREN, Nairobi in London, Atlantic Highlands, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
    • Subjects:
    • Energy industries -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Case studies.,
    • Public utilities -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statement[G. Elfaki Ali ... et al.] edited and introduced by M.R. Bhagavan.
      SeriesAfrican energy policy research series
      ContributionsAli, Ga"afar El Faki., Bhagavan, M. R., 1934-, African Energy Policy Research Network.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9502.A4992 E53 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 203 p. :
      Number of Pages203
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL981187M
      ISBN 101856494594, 1856494608
      LC Control Number96018761

      Consumption of modern energy in sub-Saharan Africa (excluding south Africa) is very low. Between and , per capita consumption of modern energy in east and southern Africa has remained small and stagnant, falling from an average of kgoe (kilogrammes of oil equivalent) to kgoe (World Bank, ). AllAfrica publishes around reports a day from more than news organizations and over other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on .

      For example, Mauritius is one of the first country in Sub Saharan Africa to obtain a high score on the UN E-Government Development Index for (Lallmahomed et .   For governments in Africa, this means energy sector reform with a gradual phase-out of fuel subsidies, and improved financial health and performance of the electricity utility companies. As for the development banks like the World Bank, African Development Bank and others, IEA advocates more focus on designing risk mitigation instruments that.

      Coal, gas, and oil will remain part of the fuel-supply mix for the foreseeable future, especially given the appetite for energy in developing economies in Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. Coal and oil are expected to peak within the next 20 years, while natural gas will grow moderately. the stakeholders (i.e., utility managers, engineers, planners, etc.). The resulting database Africa Support Kiosk for Electric Utilities (ASK)1 is the outcome of a major data collection and presentation effort by a World Bank team including specialists from the Africa Energy Group (AFTEG), Finance Economics.


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