Actis, Mainstream Partner to Launch $1.9B Energy Platform
February 18, 2015
Actis, in partnership with Mainstream Renewable Power, has launched Lekela Power, a $1.9 billion renewable energy platform; wind and solar developer Mainstream will have a 40% ownership stake. Lekela will be fully managed by Mainstream and will provide between 700 and 900 megawatts of wind and solar power across Africa by 2018. Since 2002, Actis has deployed in excess of $1.9 billion in 27 energy transactions across 21 countries.