Rural electrification. Power transmission  N/A



Definition of the priority domain of the Danish co-operation in the field of Energy

Country : Burkina Faso. .
Client : DANIDA .
Start Date : 1998
Completion Date : 1998
Value of services : N/C
Funder : DANIDA (Danish International Development Agency) .
Associate/Partner : N/A
Description :
IED has been involved in the identification mission of the sectorial Energy Programme of the Danish and Burkina Faso Co-operation. Specifically, IED provided technical support on the evaluation of requests formulated by the Ministry of Energy and by SONABEL, and on the preparation of three components of the program :
* Decentralised rural electrification
* Electrification of secondary centres
* Bobo-Ouaga Interconnection
Description of the Actual Services Provided 1/ Elaboration of a basis for decision making for financing a decentralised rural electrification project:
- view of the electrification needs at a national scale, definition of the field of the DRE and articulations of suburban and urban electrification problematics;
- research on a relevant approach to rationalize and encourage the development of the DRE (particularities of the market, energy impact and environmental, organizational and decisional modes, instruments for financing, institutional and legislative supports) ;
- components of a of large action scale plan;
- indications for the pilot project of Beguédo.
2/ Electrification of secondary centres
- retrospective evaluation of the electrified secondary centres (general statistics, financial and economic profile) ;
- proposal for a new approach ;
- elements of a specification for the next electrification of secondary centres (prescriptions for studies, organizational and financial prescriptions, illustration from the case of Bogandé).
3/ Bobo-Ouaga Interconnection
- Preliminary analysis of an interconnection grid project:
- methodology ;
- provisional and historical statement of energy and of power on the two grids CRCO and CRCB ;
- impact of the interconnection, multiple functionalities of the grid ;
- principles of the study of supplies and feasibility planning of the line.