The clean energy megaprojects powering Africa

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New renewable energy projects are emerging across Africa

With the population expected to double by 2050, the demand for electricity is growing

As the continent leapfrogs old-fashioned energy systems, could it become a leader in renewable energy?

CNN  — 

From an Africa-shaped mega solar plant powering Kigali, Rwanda, to a massive geothermal plant harvesting the power of Kenya’s hot springs, renewable energy plants are popping up around the continent.