Installed Renewable Energy Capacity
Key Players
  • Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA)
  • Electric Supply Company of Malawi (ESCOM)
  • Electricity Generation Company of Malawi
  • Malawi Investment and Trade Centre
  • Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority Strategic Plan 2014-2018
  • National Energy Policy 2018
  • Independent Power Producer Framework for Malawi (2017)
  • Malawi Renewable Energy Strategy 2017
  • Malawi Rural Electrification Program
  • World Bank. 2017. Solar Resource Mapping in Malawi: Annual Solar Resource Report. Energy Sector Management Assistance Program. Washington, D.C.: World Bank Group.
  • Feasibility Study for a Solar PV Microgrid in Malawi
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Key Economic Indicators
  • GDP (current)
    USD 6.3 Billion
    in 2017
  • GDP growth rate (current)
    4.0%
    in 2017
  • WB Ease of doing business rank
    111
    in 2018
  • Foreign direct investment
    USD 277.11 Million
    in 2017
  • Lending interest rate to private sector
    38.59%
    in 2017
  • Domestic Credit to Private Sector
    NA
    in 2017
Key Energy Indicators
  • Electric power consumption per capita
    NA
    in 2014
  • Share of electricity from RE in grid
    91.31%
    in 2015
Sovereign Credit Rating
  • Standard & Poor's
    NA
  • Moody's
    NA
  • Fitch
    NA
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