Symbion Power is a US Independent Power Producer based in New York City and one of the largest American investors in the Power Sector in Africa. With an established presence on the continent, since 2014 it has invested in 1,378 MW of installed generating capacity in Nigeria, Tanzania, Rwanda, Kenya and Madagascar. Symbion has built, owned and operated electricity infrastructure in the Middle East, Africa and Asia. The firm is a founding private sector partner of the U.S. Government’s Power Africa initiative and has considerable experience developing large-scale generation, transmission and distribution projects. Working in partnership with various US Government agencies Symbion has developed and constructed over 4,000 kms of transmission and distribution lines in the Middle East and Africa, and new development initiatives are underway across the continent. Symbion is an industry leader in its approach to social impact and the training and empowerment of local personnel.