The voice of Decentralized Utilities Companies & Minigrid Developers in Africa

AMDA is an industry association created by private sector minigrid developers and operators, donors and investors seeking to improve market conditions for minigrid companies. This includes working to improve policy, regulation and investment towards ending energy poverty by 2030 as part of the Sustainable Development Goals. 

Our Vision

Universal energy access by 2030 using least cost, fastest technologies

Our Mission

Help create an appropriate financing and policy environment for minigrid companies in Africa  to radically scale energy access.

Thought Leadership

First edition of our annual Benchmarking Africa’s Minigrids report, which for the first time measures industry performance through a comprehensive dataset across 12 countries and 28 companies, encompassing market leaders and newcomers. Download report 

The Clean Energy Mini-Grid Policy Development Guide, developed in partnership by AREAMDAUNIDOINENSUS and the AfDB Green Mini-Grid Help Desk, outlines the various forms and models that public-private cooperation could take and reflects on the outcomes of policy decisions on mini-grid deployment. The English and French versions along with the Templates are available here