Development of solar and storage solutions in West Africa
Who are we?
Pioneer in renewable energies in Africa, Africa REN operates the first solar power plant in West Africa, in Bokhol, Senegal.
Africa REN develops and operates competitive and reliable solar power plants and storage solutions to to expand access to power and promote the energy self-sufficiency of African countries.
Solar power plant
Faithful to its pioneering spirit that guided its first steps, Africa REN targets complex environments where the company has acquired cutting-edge expertise
Investments & projects
Africa REN explores and develops innovative and sustainable projects in West Africa with the ambition to build a portfolio of solar and storage assets with a capacity of 300 MW by 2024.
These assets are connected to the grid, or off-grid in order to supply commercial and industrial companies with clean electricity. Africa REN uses new technologies to provide its clients with energy efficient “smart solutions”.
- We pay particular attention to engaging with local communities to understand their needs and foster economic empowerment
- We ensure minimization and compensation of projects environmental impacts
- We provide a safe and healthy work environment to the people we employ and require subcontractors’ adherence to the same standards
- We uphold the highest standards of good governance
In addition to the ESG actions subscribed within the framework of its projects, Africa REN has created Africa REV, a non-profit association which carries out its activities in West Africa with a special focus on children’s health and education.