Eskom partners with French Development Agency (AFD) and Electricité de France (EDF)

Eskom and the Agence Française de Développement (AFD) on November 23 2015 signed a €150 million (R2.3 billion) credit facility agreement which will go towards financing Eskom’s Distribution Projects in the KwaZulu-Natal, Eastern Cape and Limpopo provinces.

In addition, Eskom also concluded a tripartite financial partnership agreement amounting to €450 000 (R6.8 million) with Électricité de France (EDF) and AFD. The funding provided by AFD through this agreement will be in the form of a grant, and is the first ever grant for which Eskom is the key beneficiary.

Download the press release here.
Download the loan fact sheet here.
Download the grant fact sheet here.

publie le 07/12/2015

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