Kahone Solar PV Plant

Largest West African solar PV farm (29.5 MW) financed by Meridiam.

Méouane grid-connected solar photovoltaic plant holds an installed capacity of 29.49 MW. Approximately 90% of Senegal energy demand is currently met with fossil fuel which implies a high carbon intensity for the grid. Méouane project directly contributes to diversify the energy mix and lower the carbon intensity.

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Alliance Country
Senegal

CO2 emissions reductions
34,047 tonnes/year

Sustainable Development Co-Benefits
Economic: Welfare
Social : Jobs

Certification
CDM, GS

Status
PA

Carbon vintages for sale
2017-2018 (20,000 tCO2e)

Price
4,2€ 

West African Alliance on Carbon and Markets Climate Finance

The Alliance is a sub-regional initiative and anchored in institutions that already serve the West African region with regard to carbon markets, technology transfer and climate finance. The Alliance is a member driven process, where participating countries appoint government representatives that are involved in the negotiations on markets and/or climate finance. So far, Senegal, Cote d’Ivoire, Togo, Nigeria, Mauritania, Guinee Bissau, The Gambia, Niger, the Republic of Guinee, Mali, Benin and Cap Vert have formally joined the Alliance.





CONTACTS

West African Alliance on Carbon Market and Climate Finance. Permanent Secretary:

Enda Energie, 54.rue Carnot, BP 3370 Dakar (SENEGAL)
Phone: +221 33 822 24 96
Fax: +221 33 821 75 95
Email : contact@westafricaclimatealliance.org


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