Indonesia has long been a key supplier to global energy markets, but focus has shifted from export-oriented production towards meeting domestic demand. Current...
Indonesia is the world’s 16th-largest economy and presents an enticing opportunity for investors, with ongoing reform efforts and attractive demographics. Meanwhile, a booming start-up ecosystem signals the country’s rising consumer power and regional influence. While headwinds are expected to follow Covid-19, Indonesia’s strong foundations will help maintain momentum in the medium to long term.
Interviews & Viewpoints | Eric Amoussouga, CEO for Francophone Africa, General Electric: Interview from The Report: Cote d'Ivoire 2020
In terms of increasing electricity access, what challenges does Côte d’Ivoire need to overcome?
Articles & Analysis | How is Côte d'Ivoire increasing access to electricity? from The Report: Cote d'Ivoire 2020
Alongside the development of generation capacity, much of the energy sector’s priorities in recent years have revolved around improving transmission and distribution. Although Côte d’Ivoire has one of the largest electricity networks in West Africa, expanding access and efficiency has at times proven to be a challenge, and efforts to improve...
Interviews & Viewpoints | Christine Logbo-Kossi, Executive Director, Chamber of Mines of Côte d’Ivoire: Interview from The Report: Cote d'Ivoire 2020
In what ways has the mining sector developed in recently, and what challenges does it currently face?
Articles & Analysis | Role of renewables in Côte d'Ivoire's energy mix from The Report: Cote d'Ivoire 2020
Although Côte d’Ivoire has traditionally based its energy supply on a combination of gas-fired generation and hydropower, the need to fulfil rising demand and make up for years of underinvestment in the 2000s is driving the diversification of the country’s energy mix. Strong economic growth since 2011 has increased residential electricity...