Africa REN, a pioneer in clean infrastructures in Africa, has launched the construction of the Kodeni Solar power plant, near Bobo-Dioulasso, in Burkina Faso. With an installed capacity of 38MW, Kodeni Solar will be the largest solar power plant in the country as well as the first public-private partnership to reach financial close. The plant is scheduled to be commissioned in August 2022.

Kodeni Solar has signed a 25-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with SONABEL, the electricity ut...