Cameroon - Ring Fencing of Electricity Metering Services


Project Summary

Approval Date 26 Jun 2019
Signature Date 07 Nov 2019
Planned Completion Date 30 Sep 2020
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Power
DAC Sector Code 23630
Commitment U.A 349,622.7
Status Implementation

Project General Description

The present project relates to the Ring Fencing of Electricity Metering Services. It aims at filling the metering gap in the Cameroonian electricity industry (CEI). The project has three main components, namely: (1) Feasibility studies, (2) Drafting of regulatory texts for the deployment of smart/prepaid meters, (3) Awareness and dissemination workshop.

Project Objectives

The principal objective of this Project is to address the metering gap in the Cameroonian Electric Industry (CEI) by supporting the national electricity regulator and private sector (SMEs consortium) through the provision of technical assistance to draft regulations and guidelines to further create and license new entities.

Beneficiaries

The main beneficiary of the project is the Electricity Sector Regulatory Agency (ARSEL). Ultimately, the project will benefit the entire population.

Participating Organization

Funding
Fund for African Private Sector Assistance
Implementing
AGENCE DE REGULATION DU SECTEUR DE L#ELECTRICITE (ARSEL)

Information

IATI identifier 46002-P-CM-FA0-009
Last Update 20 Oct 2020

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Contact Details

Email fapa@afdb.org

Geographic Location

Country Cameroon