Ex-minister Sarr puts his weight behind gas-fired power station
Senegalese entrepreneur Samuel Sarr is determined to get the 300-MW plant near Dakar up and running.
West African Energy is planning to barge into the Senegalese energy market with a fast-track build all thanks to the drive of its director, former Senelec boss and former minister of energy under Abdoulaye Wade.
The Senegalese president has informed Akilee's management that the state wants to acquire a 100% stake in the Senegalese smart electricity meter startup. Since early April, this new venture has been wrangling with the national electricity supplier Senelec, which placed an order for 2.