Lekela Power will deliver approximately 1,000 MW of renewable energy into operation over the next five years across Africa. Lekela’s project pipeline comprises: 610 MW of wind projects in South Africa; 225 MW wind project in Ghana and 100 MW of wind and solar PV projects in Egypt - awarded under the Feed-in-Tarriff programme in January 2015. Lekela is seeking further renewable energy opportunities across Africa to supply its customers; government, utilities and energy intensive users.
Founded in 2015, Lekela is a joint venture partnership between global renewable energy developer, Mainstream Renewable Power and Actis, the leading investor in emerging markets. The Lekela team is headed by Chris Antonopoulos formerly of ABB Energy Ventures and Bombardier. The company’s office is based in London.