AFDB Mini-Grid Publications
Green Mini-Grids in Sub Saharan Africa: Analysis of Barriers to Growth and the Potential Role of the African Development Bank in Supporting the Sector (December 2016)
This report explains the main barriers to scaling up green mini-grids in Sub Saharan Africa and how developers are overcoming these barriers. It also makes recommendations on how the African Development Bank can support the mini-grid sector.
This paper looks at the different options for scaling up private investment in mini-grids in Africa. It covers the basic principles of mini-grids, including policy and regulatory issues and other support mechanisms. The paper was prepared for the meeting of African Energy Ministers in March 2017.
This report looks at the policy environment for green mini-grids in the following African countries: Cameroon, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mali, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania, and Uganda.
This report looks at the market opportunities for mini-grids in Mozambique. It covers the key industry players, market data and policy environment.
This raw data file contains primary sources of geospatial data analysed in the above Mozambique Mini-Grid Market Assessment.
This raw data file contains primary sources of geospatial data analysed in the above Cameroon Mini-Grid Market Assessment.
This report looks at the market opportunities for mini-grids in Democratic Republic of Congo. It covers the key industry players, market data and policy environment.