Wood Energy Catalogue

The Renewable Energy Transition in Africa - Powering Access, Resilience and Prosperity

Africa, Near East and North Africa

This report explores how African countries can achieve universal energy access within the 2030 Agenda timeframe and identifies four areas of action:

  • Promote access to energy;
  • De-risk and promoting private sector investments;
  • Strengthen and modernise the grid;
  • Support systemic innovation.
Africa, renewables, energy transition, energy access, energy security, power strategy, low-carbon growth
Type of initiatives
Sector review and study
Level of intervention
Responsible agencies
KfW, GIZ, International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
Funding agency
German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ)