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West African Power Exchange System: The 11th Session of the General Assembly is held in Ouagadougou

11.11.2016 | Meeting

 

The 11th session of the General Assembly of the West African Electricity Exchange System opened on Friday, 11 November 2016, in Ouagadougou. The Minister of Energy, Mines and Quarries, Professor Alfa Oumar Dissa, presided over the start of the work.

 

After Dakar in 2015, it is the turn of Ouagadougou to host the work of the 11th session of the General Assembly of the West African Electric Power Exchange System (WAPP).

Organized by SONABEL, it brings together actors from the energy sector of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and technical and financial partners, on 11 November 2016. They will examine and adopt the Report of activities of the General Secretariat of the WAPP, the External Auditor's report on the financial statements for the year 2015.

The participants will also consider recommendations from the recent meetings of the WAPP Executive Board.

Key figures

  • 13 872 067 Mwh
    National Consumption Q4 2016
    14 196 072 Mwh
    Total Energy generated Q4 2016
  • 25 611,9 MW
    Peak load Q4 2016
    31 860
    Available Capacity Q4 2016
  • 14 119 102
    Hydro Energy generated MWh 2016

Technical and financial partners