Top 50 - Announced African Solar PV Projects
 

# Project Name Size* Country Developer Owner PPA Status Source
1 GEG – Grand Bara Solar Power Plant 300 Djibouti Green Enesys Republic of Djibouti, Green Enesys Electricite de Djibouti Link
2 - 135 Nigeria Nigeria Solar Capital Partners Gigawatt Global, European High Commission, World Bank CTF, Green Africa Power NBET Link
3 Kebbi 110 Nigeria Phanes Group & ABG Caps Phanes group NBET Link
4 Humera Solar PV Plant 100 Ethiopia - Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation - Link
5 Nova Scotia Power Plant 100 Nigeria Scatec Scatec Solar, CDIL, BPS, Novia Scotia NBET Link
6 Struisbult solar energy plant 100 South Africa - Mulilo Renewable Energy Ltd - Procedural Link
7 Gwanda 100 Zimbabwe Chint Electric Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) Procedural Link
8 Borno 100 Nigeria General Electric General Electric NBET Link
9 Niger 100 Nigeria General Electric General Electric NBET Link
10 Taraba 100 Nigeria General Electric General Electric NBET Link
11 Nassarawa 100 Nigeria General Electric General Electric NBET Link
12 Ndola Solar PV 80 Zambia Zuwa solar Zuwa solar - Postponed Link
13 Dyason's Klip 1 75 South Africa Scatec Scatec Solar ASA, Norfund, Local Community through a Local Community Trust Eskom Holdings Link
14 Dyason's Klip 2 75 South Africa Scatec Scatec Solar ASA, Norfund, Local Community through a Local Community Trust Eskom Holdings Link
15 Sirius Solar PV Project One 75 South Africa Scatec Scatec Solar ASA, Norfund, Local Community through a Local Community Trust Eskom Holdings Procedural Link
16 Konkoonsies II Solar Facility 75 South Africa Ramizone Proprietary Limited (BTE) Ramizone Proprietary Limited (BTE) - Design Link
17 Solar Capital Orange PV Plant 75 South Africa Solar Capital Department of Energy (South Africa), Black Enterprise Empowerment Eskom Holdings Procedural Link
18 Droogfontein 2 Solar 75 South Africa SunEdison Siyakhula Women's Opportunity Trust, SunEdison, Local Community Trust Eskom Holdings Awarded contractors Link
19 Zeerust Solar Park 75 South Africa SunEdison Siyakhula Women's Opportunity Trust, SunEdison, Local Community Trust Eskom Holdings Awaiting financial closure Link
20 Waterloo Solar Park 75 South Africa SunEdison Department of Energy (South Africa) - Link
21 Bosjesmansberg East Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Energy Facility 75 South Africa - Networx Renewables (Pty) Ltd Eskom Holdings Procedural Link
22 Bosjesmansberg West Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Energy Facility 75 South Africa - Networx Renewables (Pty) Ltd Eskom Holdings Procedural Link
23 Bosjesmansberg Center Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Energy Facility 75 South Africa - Networx Renewables (Pty) Ltd Eskom Holdings Procedural Link
24 Bosjesmansberg South Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Energy Facility 75 South Africa - Networx Renewables (Pty) Ltd Eskom Holdings Procedural Link
25 Bokpoort II 75 South Africa ACWA Power - - Procedural Link
26 Panyam 70 Nigeria Siemens AG CT Cosmos NBET Link
27 Bokamoso Solar 63 South Africa SunEdison Siyakhula Women's Opportunity Trust, SunEdison, Local Community Trust Eskom Holdings Procedural Link
28 Sokoto 60.5 Nigeria Phanes Group Phanes group NBET Link
29 Greefspan 2 Solar Park 55 South Africa SunEdison Siyakhula Women's Opportunity Trust, SunEdison, Local Community Trust Eskom Holdings Link
30 Marondera Rufaro Farm Solar Power Plant 50 Zimbabwe Green Rhino Energy Green Rhino Energy Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority Link
31 Aswan Solar PV Plant 50 Egypt Elsewedy Electric ECSED EETC Link
32 Banban Solar Plant 50 Egypt Lekela Power (Actis Capital, Mainstream Renewable Power) Lekela Power (Actis Capital, Mainstream Renewable Power) EETC Link
33 Abiba Solar PV Power Plant 50 Nigeria Quaint Global Energy Solutions Nigeria Quaint Global Energy Solutions Nigeria, ACF NBET Link
34 Taqa Arabia Solar PV Plant 50 Egypt Taqa Arabia, Sterling & Wilson Taqa Arabia EETC Link
35 Taqa Solar Reserve Solar PV Plant 50 Egypt Taqa Solar Reserve, Sterling & Wilson Taqa Arabia, Solar Reserve EETC Link
36 Alcazar Energy Solar 1 PV Plant 50 Egypt Enviromena JV , Alcazar Energy Alcazar Energy Egypt, Enerpal International EETC Design Link
37 Cairo Solar PV Farm 50 Egypt Sterling & Wilson, SPCL, Globeleq Cairo Solar Farm SAE (Globeleq) EETC Design Link
38 Delta Solar PV Plant 50 Egypt Delta, Enerray Delta for Renewable Energy SAE (Canadian Solar & Nile Capital) EETC Link
39 Alcom Energy Solar PV Plant 50 Egypt Alcom Energy, Hassan Allam Construction Alcom Energy (Hassan Allam) EETC Link
40 Benban 1 Solar PV Plant 50 Egypt ACWA Power, ET Solutions ACWA Power EETC Design Link
41 - 50 Egypt Orascom Orascom EETC Link
42 Jigawa 50 Nigeria Oriental Renewable Solutions, Greenwish Oriental Renewable Solutions, Greenwish NBET Link
43 Garissa Solar PV Plant 55 Kenya Kenya’s Rural Electrification Authority (REA) Government of Kenya Kenya Power Awarded contractors Link
44 De Wildt Solar 50 South Africa SunEdison Siyakhula Women's Opportunity Trust, SunEdison, Local Community Trust Eskom Holdings Tender phase Link
45 West Lunga National Park Solar Plant 45 Zambia Neoen The World Bank, IFC, IDC Zambia, World Bank (Scaling Solar Program), MIGA ZESCO Link
46 Mocuba Solar PV Plant 40.5 Mozambique Scatec Solar, CESOM CESOM, Scatec Solar (52.50%), EDM (25.00%), Norfund (22.50%) EDM Procedural Link
47 Isiolo 40 Kenya GreenMillenia Energy Limited GreenMillenia Energy, Export-Import Bank of China, ADB KPLC Link
48 Lamu Solar PV 40 Kenya Kenya Solar Energy Kenya Solar Energy Kenya Power Link
49 Nakuru 40 Kenya Astonfield Sosian Solar - Kenya Power Link
50 Sharm El-Sheikh Solar PV Plant 40 Egypt Schneider Electric Schneider Electric EETC Link
* Sizes in MWp