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Renewable energy in Mauritania

  • Biggest African solar plant, in Mauritania

    MAURITANIA, 2013/04/20 Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould Abdelaziz inaugurated what is Africa's biggest solar plant on Friday in the capital, Nouakchott. The 15-megawatt plant was built by renewable energy company Abu Dhabi Next Energy Company (Masdar) with $32 million in financing from the United Arab Emirates.