AU Grid Solar Project Fact sheet


Coordinator:  Mr. Emmanuel Kwaku Anto  

Client: African Union P.O. Box 3243 Roosvelt Street (Old Airport Area) W21K19 Addis Ababa Ethiopia

Client Contact Person:  Dereje Belachew, Monica Ebele Idinoba

Email: dereje@africa-union.org , idinobaM@africa-union.org  

Telephone:

Project Partners

  1. University of Botswana- Kiravu Cheddi ; kiravuC@mopipi@ub.bw, cheddi@brobemail.co.bw  
  2. University of Flensberg (Germany) – Prof. Bernd Moeller ; bernd.moeller@uni-flensberg.de

Name of the Project/Activity: Potential of distributed grid-connected solar Photovoltaic (PV) systems in rural electrification in Africa

Value of contract: €934,056.60 (overall), €186,811.30 (funds expected, KNUST)

Years of project duration; 3 years (28th March 2012 to 27th March 2015)

Countries covered; Ghana, Botswana, Germany

Short project description: