Power Africa

Access to electricity is opportunity. It’s the flip of a switch that allows a business to thrive, relief for a worried mother, and the spark that fuels the next big idea. It’s the connection that’s needed to plug Africa into the global economy. Power Africa, a U.S.-Government led partnership, is creating that connection, doubling access to electricity in sub-Saharan Africa, using the rich resources of the African sun, wind, streams, lakes and natural gas, and investing in technologies that expand the grid and reach beyond power lines