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Power Sector Reform in SubSaharan Africa

  • John K. Turkson

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. John K. Turkson
    Pages 1-5
  3. John K. Turkson
    Pages 6-25
  4. Etienne K. N’Guessan
    Pages 26-49
  5. Stephen Karekezi, Donella Mutiso
    Pages 83-120
  6. Ikhupuleng Dube
    Pages 121-151
  7. John E. Mugyenzi
    Pages 152-175
  8. John K. Turkson, Robert Y. Redlinger
    Pages 186-203
  9. John K. Turkson
    Pages 204-216
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 217-222

About this book


As part of the wave of liberalisation sweeping most parts of the world, power sectors around the globe are coming under intense scrutiny, with some being restructured. This book presents six-country-case studies to examine the process and implementation experiences of power sector reform in Subsaharan Africa.


competition liberalization privatisation restructuring

Editors and affiliations

  • John K. Turkson
    • 1
  1. 1.UNEP Collaborating Centre on Energy and EnvironmentRisø National LaboratoryRoskildeDenmark

About the editors

IKHUPULENG DUBE Research Engineer at the Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority (ZESA) and a Principal Researcher of the African Energy Policy Research Network (AFREPREN) Institutions Theme Group STEPHEN KAREKEZI Director of the African Energy Policy Research Network (AFREPREN) and Executive Secretary of the Foundation for Woodstove Dissemination (FWD), Nairobi, Kenya JOHN E. MUGYENZI Principal Generation Engineer of the Uganda Electricity Board (UEB) and a Principal Researcher of the African Energy Policy Research Network (AFREPREN) Institutions Theme Group DONELLA MUTISO Social Scientist with Research Fellowships in Kenya, Ghana and Denmark K. ETIENNE N'GUESSAN Technical Advisor for Energy to the Minister of Economical Infrastructures, Côte d'Ivoire RENE NOEL Chartered Engineer. Chairman and Managing Director of a Mauritius Sugar Consultancy Firm and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Mauritius Sugar Industry Research Institute. MICHAEL OPAM Director of Technical Operations and Rate Economics at the Public Utility Regulatory Commission in Ghana ROBERT Y. REDLINGER Senior Energy Scientist at the UNEP collaborating Centre on Energy and Environment in Denmark

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Power Sector Reform in SubSaharan Africa
  • Editors J. Turkson
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2000
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Economics & Finance Collection Economics and Finance (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-333-75129-9
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-349-41236-5
  • eBook ISBN 978-0-230-52455-2
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XXII, 222
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Development Economics
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