Lekela Power, a pan-African renewable power platform backed by private equity firm Actis, has been awarded a grant from the U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) to fund a feasibility study in partnership with Senelec for Senegal’s first grid-scale battery electric storage system. The study will focus on how to provide increased grid stability and integrate intermittent renewable energy into Senelec’s electricity grid. The battery will be located at Lekela’s 158.7MW Parc Eolien Taib...