Burundi’s solar capacity to double, announces President Ndayishimiye at ribbon cutting for first solar field

7.5 MW field result of multinational effort already provides more than 10% of nation’s electric generation capacity; more to be developed Gitega/Mubuga, Burundi – 9 May 2023: President Ndayishimiye of Burundi today visited Gigawatt Global’s solar power plant in Mubuga, Burundi, near the capital Gitega, the nation’s first utility-scale solar field. The high-profile celebratory event[…]

Gigawatt Global Begins Full Construction on Burundi’s First Private-Sector, Grid-Connected Solar Field

Gigawatt Global’s 7.5MW solar plant in Burundi to become first grid-connected project supported by REPP to begin full construction UK government-funded REPP set to continue support for country’s first private-sector grid-connected solar project with construction bridge loan London, 23 January 2020: Gigawatt Global’s 7.5MW solar plant in Burundi is to become the first grid-connected project[…]