Energy in Africa

Policy, Management and Sustainability

  • Sola Adesola
  • Feargal Brennan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiii
  2. Policy and Cross-Cutting Issues

  3. Management and Cross-Cutting Issues

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 73-73
    2. Ahmed Kitunzi Mutunzi, Shailendra Vyakarnam
      Pages 99-116
  4. Energy Transition: Clean Technology, Sustainability, and Affordability

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 147-147
    2. Tosin Somorin, Ayodeji Sowale, Mobolaji Shemfe, Adefolakemi Serifat Ayodele, Athanasios Kolios
      Pages 149-197
    3. Augustine O. Ifelebuegu, Peter Ojo
      Pages 199-221
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 231-237

About this book


Bringing together conceptual, theoretical and evidence-based contributions from a diverse set of experts, this book provides a comprehensive analysis of energy in Africa, from a management perspective. Taking a closer look at the global energy environment and security in developing areas of the region, the authors discuss the significance of energy policy to the socio-economic growth of the continent. This important book tackles the challenge of ensuring sustainability in Africa and focuses on both fossil fuels and renewable energy. Essential reading for researchers interested in energy management, sustainability, and energy policy, this noteworthy collection of interdisciplinary contributions provides examples of effective energy management in Africa.


energy policy energy sustainability renewable energy fossil fuel environment policy management energy security energy policy energy management

Editors and affiliations

  • Sola Adesola
    • 1
  • Feargal Brennan
    • 2
  1. 1.Oxford Brookes Business SchoolOxford Brookes UniversityOxfordUK
  2. 2.University of StrathclydeGlasgowUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2019
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, Cham
  • eBook Packages Business and Management
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-91300-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-91301-8
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Finance, Business & Banking