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 One Community At A Time.”
Power Africa’s mission aligns seamlessly with Genesis Energy’s core values and objectives. Over the last ten years, Power Africa has harnessed the collective efforts of more than 200 public and private sector partners to advance inclusive, low-carbon economic growth across the region. Their ambitious goal is to improve lives by adding 60 million new electricity connections and facilitating the development of 30,000 megawatts (MW) of new and cleaner power generation capacity.
Power Africa’s remarkable achievements to date are a testament to their unwavering dedication. They have successfully facilitated 37.5 million new electricity connections and financially closed deals for 14,000MW of power projects, with an impressive 80% of these projects utilizing renewable energy sources. This remarkable progress has had a profound impact on communities, powering essential services such as health, education, and economic prosperity.
GENESIS is immensely proud to join hands with Power Africa in this noble endeavor. This partnership represents a powerful synergy of expertise, resources, and shared values that will accelerate the journey towards universal energy access in sub-Saharan Africa. As a trusted provider of sustainable energy solutions, GENESIS is committed to delivering innovative and environmentally responsible power generation solutions that will complement Power Africa’s ongoing efforts.
This partnership underscores the importance of collaboration in addressing the energy challenges facing sub-Saharan Africa. GENESIS and Power Africa are united in their belief that access to clean and reliable energy is not only a fundamental human right but also a catalyst for progress, development, and prosperity.
GENESIS looks forward to a fruitful and impactful partnership with Power Africa, building on their impressive track record and collective commitment to making a brighter, more sustainable future for sub-Saharan Africa.
To find out more about the Power Africa Initiative, visit: www.usaid.gov