1. Market Research
  2. > Energy & Environment
  3. > Energy
  4. > Electric Power Market Trends
  5. > Electricity Pricing 

Electricity Pricing 

  • July 2015
  • -
  • Frost & Sullivan
  • -
  • 121 pages

Electricity Pricing : The Dawn of Cost-reflective Prices and Associated Challenges in the Economy

Electricity cost is critical to developing an electricity industry and has been a contentious issue in Sub-Saharan Africa. Electricity price has not reflected the true cost of generation and supply, hampering investment in electricity infrastructure, resulting in frequent power outages, and constraining economic growth of Sub-Saharan economies. The situation is changing, with countries such as South Africa, Tanzania, Kenya, Ghana, and Nigeria implementing cost-reflective tariffs to sustain their electricity infrastructure and attract private investment. Implementing a cost-based tariff structure will have a lasting impact on public utilities, private power producers, and domestic, industrial, and mining consumers in the target economies.

Key Questions this Study will Answer

- What is the status of the electricity industry and its structure in the target countries?
- What are the regulatory mechanisms in place for electricity pricing and tariff determination?
- How have electricity tariffs developed in the past in the target countries?
- What would be the high level impact of cost-reflective tariffs on key stakeholders such as utilities, IPPs, mines, and industry in the target economies?
- What are the drivers and restraints for achieving complete cost reflectivity of tariffs in the target countries?
- What trends would the electricity tariffs follow during the forecast period in the target countries?

Table Of Contents

Electricity Pricing 
Table Of Contents

Executive Summary
1. Key Findings
2. Key Findings


1. Electricity Pricing—Key Questions this Study will Answer
2. Electricity Pricing—Scope of Study
3. Electricity Pricing—Comparative Analysis
4. Electricity Pricing—Urbanization Rate
5. Electricity Pricing—Access to Electricity


Country Overview
1. Country Overview—South Africa
2. Country Overview—Mozambique
3. Country Overview—Tanzania
4. Country Overview—Kenya
5. Country Overview—Ghana
6. Country Overview—Nigeria


South Africa
1. South Africa—Status of Electricity Industry
2. South Africa—Regulatory Institutions
3. South Africa—Electricity Pricing Analysis
4. South Africa—Electricity Pricing Analysis
5. South Africa—Electricity Pricing Analysis
6. South Africa—Power Utilities and IPPs
7. South Africa—Industry and Mining
8. South Africa—Market Drivers
9. South Africa—Drivers Explained
10. South Africa—Drivers Explained
11. South Africa—Market Restraints
12. South Africa—Restraints explained
13. South Africa—Future Trends in Electricity Pricing
14. South Africa—Future Trends in Electricity Pricing


1. Mozambique—Status of Electricity Industry
2. Mozambique—Regulatory Institutions
3. Mozambique—Electricity Pricing Analysis
4. Mozambique—Electricity Pricing Analysis
5. Mozambique—Electricity Pricing Analysis
6. Mozambique—Power Utilities and IPPs
7. Mozambique—Industry and Mining
8. Mozambique—Market Drivers
9. Mozambique—Drivers Explained
10. Mozambique—Market Restraints
11. Mozambique—Restraints Explained
12. Mozambique—Future Trends in Electricity Pricing


1. Tanzania—Status of Electricity Industry
2. Tanzania—Regulatory Institutions
3. Tanzania—Electricity Pricing Analysis
4. Tanzania—Electricity Pricing Analysis
5. Tanzania—Electricity Pricing Analysis
6. Tanzania—Power Utilities and IPPs
7. Tanzania—Industry and Mining
8. Tanzania—Market Drivers
9. Tanzania—Drivers Explained
10. Tanzania—Drivers Explained
11. Tanzania—Market Restraints
12. Tanzania—Restraints Explained
13. Tanzania—Future Trends in Electricity Pricing


1. Kenya—Status of Electricity Industry
2. Kenya—Regulatory Institutions
3. Kenya—Electricity Pricing Analysis
4. Kenya—Electricity Pricing Analysis
5. Kenya—Electricity Pricing Analysis
6. Kenya—Power Utilities and IPPs
7. Kenya—Industry and Mining
8. Kenya—Market Drivers
9. Kenya—Drivers Explained
10. Kenya—Drivers Explained
11. Kenya—Market Restraints
12. Kenya—Restraints Explained
13. Kenya—Restraints Explained
14. Kenya—Future Trends in Electricity Pricing


1. Ghana—Status of Electricity Industry
2. Ghana—Regulatory Institutions
3. Ghana—Electricity Pricing Analysis
4. Ghana—Electricity Pricing Analysis
5. Ghana—Electricity Pricing Analysis
6. Ghana—Power Utilities and IPPs
7. Ghana—Industry and Mining
8. Ghana—Market Drivers
9. Ghana—Drivers Explained
10. Ghana—Drivers Explained
11. Ghana—Market Restraints
12. Ghana—Restraints Explained
13. Ghana—Future Trends in Electricity Pricing


1. Nigeria—Status of Electricity Industry
2. Nigeria—Status of Electricity Industry
3. Nigeria—Regulatory Institutions
4. Nigeria—Regulatory Institutions
5. Nigeria—Electricity Pricing Analysis
6. Nigeria—Electricity Pricing Analysis
7. Nigeria—Electricity Pricing Analysis
8. Nigeria—Power Utilities and IPPs
9. Nigeria—Industry and Mining
10. Nigeria—Market Drivers
11. Nigeria—Drivers Explained
12. Nigeria—Drivers Explained
13. Nigeria—Market Restraints
14. Nigeria—Restraints Explained
15. Nigeria—Future Trends in Electricity Pricing


The Last Word
1. The Last Word—3 Big Predictions
2. Legal Disclaimer


1. Abbreviations
2. Abbreviations
3. Data Sources
4. Data Sources

View This Report »

Get Industry Insights. Simply.

  • Latest reports & slideshows with insights from top research analysts
  • 24 Million searchable statistics with tables, figures & datasets
  • More than 10,000 trusted sources
24/7 Customer Support

Talk to Veronica

+1 718 514 2762

Purchase Reports From Reputable Market Research Publishers
NRG Expert Power Generator Database and Market Intelligence

NRG Expert Power Generator Database and Market Intelligence

  • $ 4543
  • Industry report
  • September 2016
  • by NRG Expert

NRG Expert offers the most comprehensive database of global fuel generating capacity, and future power forecasts to 2030. This comprehensive database provides detailed information on fuel reserves, fuel ...

Global Submarine Electricity Transmission Systems Market Outlook to 2020 - Market Analysis by Geography, Type, Competitive Landscape and Key Company Information - Growth Trends and Forecasts

Global Submarine Electricity Transmission Systems Market Outlook to 2020 - Market Analysis by Geography, Type, Competitive Landscape and Key Company Information - Growth Trends and Forecasts

  • $ 4250
  • Industry report
  • August 2016
  • by Mordor Intelligence LLP

The global submarine electric transmission systems market is expected to increase from USD XX billion in 2016 to USD XX billion by 2021, at a CAGR of XX%. Submarine power transmission has been around fo ...

Towers and Poles Report 2016 Ed 4

Towers and Poles Report 2016 Ed 4

  • $ 3818
  • Industry report
  • September 2016
  • by Statplan Energy Ltd

Comprehensive quantitative data and qualitative analysis about the towers, poles and street lighting markets, with market commentary and competitive analysis. Base year 2015 and forecasts of the installed ...


Reportlinker.com © Copyright 2016. All rights reserved.

ReportLinker simplifies how Analysts and Decision Makers get industry data for their business.