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Actis’ Jabi Lake Mall partners with CrossBoundary Energy to become Nigeria’s first solar-powered mall
Jabi Lake Mall

Jabi Lake Mall, Abuja’s one-stop leisure, restaurant and retail destination, brought to the market by Actis, a leading emerging market investor, today announced an agreement with CrossBoundary Energy (CBE) to become the first solar-powered mall in Nigeria. Actis previously collaborated with CBE on implementing the largest solar carport in Africa at Garden City Mall in Nairobi. …

CrossBoundary Energy signs PPA with XFlora Group
CrossBoundary Energy signs PPA with XFlora Group

CrossBoundary Energy was delighted to sign a fully financed Power Purchase Agreement with XFlora Group, providing their 4 rose farms in Nakuru, Kenya with cheaper and cleaner solar energy. Each year the solar plant will produce 750 GWh and reduce CO2 emissions by 450 tonnes per annum.

Nigerian Breweries and CrossBoundary Energy pioneer First Solar Powered Brewery in Africa

Nigerian Breweries Plc (NB) and CrossBoundary Energy are today announcing the signing of Heineken’s first solar project in Africa. CrossBoundary Energy will be installing and operating a 650 kW solar plant located at NB’s Ibadan Brewery, which will be operational in 2019. The landmark project is the first of its kind for Nigeria – a fully-financed solar Power Purchase Agreement...

Kathleen Jean-Pierre, Vision & Delivery Lead, CrossBoundary Energy, featured on the Bloomberg NEF Summit

Kathleen Jean-Pierre, Vision & Delivery Lead, CrossBoundary Energy was on a panel at the Bloomberg NEF Summit telling the audience about our 30MW African Commercial and Industrial Solar pipeline.  Simbarashe Mhuriro, Oxygen Africa, Chris Weston, Aggreko, Charlotte Aubin, GreenWish Partners and Antoine Prédour, responsAbility Investments AG were also panellists. Takehiro Kawahara, Bloomberg NEF, moderated …

CrossBoundary Energy Ghana to build Ghana’s first PPA-financed solar plant for Kasapreko Company Ltd

This is Ghana’s first PPA-financed solar plant for a commercial customer. CrossBoundary Energy Ghana, the first licensed operator to finance solar PPAs for Ghanaian businesses, will operate the rooftop facility on behalf of Kasapreko as part of a 16-year solar services agreement. Under the agreement, Kasapreko will only pay for solar power produced, receiving a single monthly bill that incorporates...

CrossBoundary Energy featured in PV-Tech: Africa’s ‘first’ C&I solar funds get US$6 million from OPIC

Our investment platform, CrossBoundary Energy, has over 28 MWp of C&I projects under operation, construction or awarded – the largest portfolio of such assets in Sub-Saharan Africa. With each new installation, we are building the infrastructure for Africa's renewable energy sector. We are proud to be at the forefront of Africa’s clean energy revolution