Given the critical nature of poultry hatcheries, a half-hour power outage can completely cripple a business, leading to a complete overhaul of the hatchery installations
Sold through Distributor Clarke Energy, GE’s Jenbacher J316 Gas Engine is an Economical Alternative to AGROCAM’s Backup Diesel Generator
Solution Provides More Sustainable Supply of Electricity for the Customer and Cameroon
AGROCAM, a leading poultry hatchery in the central African region, located in Douala, and a member company of the JS NOUTCHOGOUIN Group, has purchased one of GE’s (NYSE: GE) (www.GE.com) Jenbacher J316 gas engines from Clarke Energy, GE’s distributor of Jenbacher gas engines in Cameroon, to address the fundamental challenges related to long-term power outages, which have a great impact on poultry breeding in Cameroon.
A severe shortage of essential electrical infrastructure in sub-Saharan Africa is making it difficult for efforts aimed at achieving more rapid social and economic development. According to the International Energy Agency, natural gas will be the fastest-growing fuel in use for power generation in Africa .
Given the critical nature of poultry hatcheries, a half-hour power outage can completely cripple a business, leading to a complete …read more