Integrating the national power system operations into a unified regional electricity market

Assuring the citizens of ECOWAS Member States of a stable and reliable electricity supply at affordable costs.

Developing clear and measurable standards to harmonize electricity planning and operation of pooled electric systems in ECOWAS Member States.

Increasing the level of power supply in the region through the implementation of priority generation and transmission projects.

Improving cross-border and reliable flows of electricity in ECOWAS Member States.

  • Welcome to WAPP !

    The West African Power Pool (WAPP) is a specialized institution of ECOWAS. It covers 14 of the 15 countries of the regional economic community (Benin, Côte d'Ivoire, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo).

    International organization of public interest, the WAPP is to ensure Regional Power System integration and realization of a Regional Electricity Market.

    WAPP is made up of Public and Private Generation, Transmission and Distribution companies involved in the operation of the electricity in West Africa. It has to date, 26 member companies.

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Member Utilities

PHCN PHCN ECG SONABEL SENELEC SOGEM NAWEC VRA CEET EDG Contour Global SOGEM NAWEC