Presentation of the update of the Master Plan for the Development of the Beninese Electricity Sector


5 years after its first version carried out by IED, the Ministry of Energy of Benin has once again entrusted our teams to carry out the studies relating to the master plan for the development of the Beninese electricity sector.

On 7 and 8 July, the workshop was held in Grand Popo to present the results of the study to representatives of the sector:  more than 40 participants debated the results for 2 days in order to be able to produce a final version of the document that will be presented to the Council of Ministers.


The studies were carried out using the electrical planning software suite:

  • Demand Forecasting: DAP
  • Planning of means of production: GAP
  • Transport network studies: NAP


This document will let the Beninese government to project itself by 2045 for decision-making in terms of investments in electricity generation and transmission infrastructures.