Tag: Senegal

TNA workshop in Dakar, Senegal

Technology Needs Assessments ‘en Français’

The first regional Technology Needs Assessments workshop for francophone countries took place this week along with the publication of a French step-by-step guide This week participants from French-speaking countries in Africa and the Caribbean joined experts and consultants in Senegal for a regional workshop, part of the capacity building of the third round of Technology Needs Assessments, a hugely successful […]

April 26th, 2019

TNA project in Senegal – Direct combustion of biomass yields electricity generation

Senegal is facing an increase in energy demand, and plans are underway to diversify the energy mix towards renewable energies. The country, however, still heavily relies on oil imports, and within the energy sector the use of biomass has proven to be one of the larger greenhouse gas emitters. Senegal’s Technology Needs Assessment identified direct combustion of biomass as a […]

July 18th, 2017