Burundi's New $14m Solar Plant is a Dramatic Addition
A festive ground-breaking was held recently for a 7.5MW solar field that will add 15% to Burundi's generation capacity. Attended by government officials, international investors, religious leaders and the diplomatic community, Gigawatt Global announced the $14m pioneering project in Mubuga.
"Empowering economic and social development is at the heart of our green energy business," said Michael Fichtenberg, VP for finance and business development of Gigawatt Global. "This high impact development investment supported by leading international financial institutions signals that Burundi is open for development and business."