Akinwole Omoboriowo, Chairman & CEO, Genesis Energy, Talks About Future Plans & “Weaponizing” the $10billion MOU Signed With USAID in 2023

Known as one of most influential figures in the African power sector, Akinwole Omoboriowo heads up Genesis Energy Group, a multi-award winning energy infrastructure development, climate impact investment and asset management group of companies. EnergyNet caught up with him after he spoke at the Powering Africa Summit, 5-6 March, Washington DC. What was your experience […]

GENESIS ENERGY GROUP signs a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the West African Development Bank (BOAD) to implement serial energy infrastructure projects

GENESIS ENERGY GROUP signs a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the West African Development Bank (BOAD) to implement serial energy infrastructure projects Cotonou, Benin – [29th February 2024] – Genesis Energy Group (“GENESIS”), one of Africa’s leading energy infrastructure and serial climate impact investor across Africa, announced today the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding […]

Akinwole Omoboriowo: The Silent Achiever

Mastery is the goal of the game, not popularity or constant recognition. Keeping this in mind, Akinwole Omoboriowo II, the amiable CEO of Genesis Electricity, has continued to climb to the heights of business achievement with his entrepreneurial prowess. At a time of infrastructural failure and ensuing doubts, attention turns to one individual who can […]

Genesis Energy Group Proudly Announces Partnership with Power Africa to Advance Sustainable Energy Access in Sub-Saharan Africa

Genesis Energy Group (GENESIS), a leading provider of sustainable energy solutions, is thrilled to announce its partnership with Power Africa, a U.S. Government-led initiative that has been dedicated to multiplying access to electricity in sub-Saharan Africa for the past decade. This strategic alliance marks a significant milestone in GENESIS’s ongoing commitment to “Light Up Africa […]

Genesis Energy And Imbumba Foundation Join Forces For Epic Trek4Mandela Journey

Johannesburg, South Africa, 20 June 2023 – Genesis Energy (GENESIS) has partnered with Imbumba Foundation to light up the trek to the peak of Mount Kilimanjaro with its generous donation of cutting-edge solar headlamps that will provide the climbers with the much-needed illumination as they summit the Roof of Africa in honour of the great Nelson […]

The Future Of Green Hydrogen: Overcoming Challenges And Advancing Progress

Previously, we discussed what green hydrogen is, how it’s produced, and the possibilities it can provide for a more sustainable future. This time our focus is the challenges that come with green hydrogen and the current developments around green hydrogen. Challenges of Green Hydrogen To begin with, while some countries have come up with hydrogen strategies, […]

Genesis Energy – Corporate Sponsor For The Trek4Mandela Initiative

Johannesburg, South Africa, May 4, 2023 – With the vision of Lighting up Africa one community at a time, Genesis Energy (GENESIS) is a leading energy infrastructure developer and climate impact investor that is driving positive social, economic, and environmental impact across Africa. GENESIS is dedicated to empowering not only industries but the young people within […]

Green Hydrogen And Its Role In The Energy Transition

Given the urgent need to combat climate change and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, green hydrogen is a renewable energy source that is gaining momentum as a crucial investment for the energy transition as it offers a sustainable substitute for fossil fuels. Depending on production methods, hydrogen can be grey, blue, or green, and even pink, […]

Natural Gas: The Nitty-Gritty

NATURAL GAS FORMATION Natural gas is formed deep beneath the Earth’s surface. Over millions of years ago, the remains of plants and animals built up in thick layers on the Earth’s surface and ocean floors, sometimes mixed with sand, silt, and calcium carbonate. Over time, these layers were buried under sand, silt, and rock. Pressure […]

Whitepaper – Positioning African Energy Sector At The Forefront Of Global Clean Energy Investment; “Gas For Good” Perspective (Displacing Diesel & HFO With Gas)

Africa’s energy needs are enormous and urgent; the low access to modern energy undermines the continent’s development goals. The global move to a low carbon future is paramount, however the reality is that the implementation may differ in form and timing from one region to another. In this Whitepaper, we take a look at how […]