Software application
Power generation. Information systems  N/A



Development of the national Energy Information System (EIS) and national energy balance

Country : Guinea
Client : National Energy Department
Start Date : 01/05/2014
Completion Date : 15/03/2015
Value of services : 71 250 €
Funder : AfDB (African Development Bank)
Associate/Partner : N/A
Description :
The objective of setting up an Energy Information System (EIS) was to provide a tool for planning and decision support making to the National Department of Energy, . The EIS allows the National Department of Energy publishing the National Energy Balance in a timely way with consensual and reliable data.
A GIS based plateform was developped to share information at
Description of the Actual Services Provided The Consultant undertook the tasks specified below
1 Provide the National Department of Energy (DNE) an annual work plan and standard forms of data collection for the purposes of updating the system;
2. Implementation of the EIS ( within the DNE in order to
- Edit the national energy balance in a timely manner (including installed capacity of power plants, share of each energy source, annual consumption for different energy sources, access by source rate, etc.. );
- Provide reliable and consensual data, allowing a clear view of the sector to make realistic projections;
- Get energy information from all country’s localities;
- Plan investments in the sector according to the needs and availability of energy sources.
3. Training of DNE and EDG staff to use and update sustainably the EIS