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Friday, 24 August 2018
Lekela, the renewable power generation company that delivers utility-scale projects across Africa, recently welcomed 300 members of the local community to an enterprise day for its Taiba Ndiaye wind project in Senegal.    With the wind farm poised to begin construction, the day provided an…
Tuesday, 14 August 2018
Lekela, the renewable power generation company that delivers utility-scale projects across Africa, today announced the appointment of Bernard Kiernan as Head of Project Finance. A significant hire, Bernard will be responsible for the financial structuring of all business development investments and…
Monday, 30 July 2018
Construction will shortly begin at Taiba N’Diaye to deliver 158.7MW of clean, reliable energy, increasing Senegal’s power generation by 15% Lekela’s social investment programme in Senegal is also underway, with the project committing up to $20m towards creating sustainable livelihoods in the…
Friday, 15 June 2018
The price of energy in many African countries remains a key barrier to getting the 640m people without power onto the grid, according to Lekela CEO, Chris Antonopoulos.   Speaking before the start of the annual Africa Energy Forum, Antonopoulos said: “Nearly twenty years into the new millennium,…
Tuesday, 5 June 2018
Construction will shortly begin at Kangnas and Perdekraal East projects in South Africa to deliver 250MW of clean, reliable energy to the grid in less than 28 months Social investment programmes are underway, with the projects committing over ZAR 800m in total towards creating sustainable…