US company eyes African PV market
Engineering News – ONLINE
11 June 2013
Nasdaq-listed solar photovoltaic (PV) group First Solar on Tuesday said that it was engaging with several sub-Saharan African governments around the benefits of installing utility-scale PV systems to diversify their energy mix and accelerate energy security.
While it is mainly targeting South African utility Eskom, First Solar regional director for sub-Saharan Africa Johan Cilliers said it was also focusing on a number of countries in East and West Africa. Read more