• Organization TypeFunding Agencies
  • HeadquartersUnited States
  • Founded2013

Power Africa

Power Africa brings together technical and legal experts, the private sector, and governments from around the world to work in partnership to increase the number of people with access to power. Two out of three people in sub-Saharan Africa lack access to electricity. In 2013, Power Africa was launched, bringing together technical and legal experts, the private sector, and governments from around the world to work in partnership to increase the number of people with access to power. The Goal Power Africa’s goal is to add more than 30,000 megawatts (MW) of cleaner, more efficient electricity generation capacity and 60 million new home and business connections. Strength in Partnership   Their goals are ambitious, but achievable because they work in partnership. Power Africa brings together the world’s top companies, political leaders, and financial institutions to help overcome Africa’s energy crisis. Power Africa uses collective problem solving to enable African leaders to pave their own future.
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Careers

Job openings over the past year

2Total posted jobs

Examples of past jobs

  • Supervisory Energy Specialist
    United States
  • ENERGY AND DIGITAL FINANCE ADVISOR
    Uganda

Staff at Power Africa have experience in

Sectors

  • monitoring / evaluation
  • development
  • finance
  • solar / wind / biofuels
  • international development

Funders

  • test

Countries

  • united states
  • ghana
  • uganda
  • kenya
  • nigeria

Skills

  • managerial experience
  • business development
  • experience in recruitment
  • international experience
  • with experience in conflict areas

Company Offices

  • United States (headquarters)