Together with the Hauts-de-France Region, MEDEE supports the “Energies pour l’Afrique” foundation created by Jean-Louis Borloo to develop the electrification of the African continent.
Jean-Louis Borloo, on the 29th June in the Regional Council hemicycle, at the signing of the partnership agreement with the Region
On June the 29th 2017, the region voted a resolution in support of the “Borloo Plan”.
In this context, the Region has asked MEDEE to create a “Hauts-de-France repository” of energy structures and electrification projects in Africa.
The ambition is to position the region on the African energy market.
MEDEE has proposed a twofold action plan that will be implemented as early as this summer :
- The creation of a R&D Franco-African center on electricity grids including the training of national electricity companies executives
- Bring together Hauts-de-France industrialists wishing to participate in electrification projects in Africa
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