Green Africa Power LLP (GAP) is an investment vehicle, which is part of the Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG)
GAP’s mandate is to promote the development of renewable power generation in sub-Saharan Africa. The UK Government is capitalising GAP with initial funding of £95 million towards costs and investment. The Norwegian Government has also committed funding of NOK 300m (~£25m).
First financing by GAP
The photograph above shows construction work at the 20 MW Senergy solar site at Bokhol in Senegal. Details of GAP’s role in the financing of this project can be found here.