Electricity in Africa – what crisis?


Conference: Metering, Billing, CRM/CIS Africa 2006
Location: Cape Town, South Africa
Presenter: Trevor Gaunt
Abstract: In this paper Gaunt highlights the shortfallings and current dire state of the energy industry industry in Africa. In particular he highlights the operational failures, African woes, economic and social factors, the role of the electricity utility, tariff blackouts, solutions, changes and the industry’s resilient strength.