The Minister of Energy and Water of Angola, João Baptista Borges, said in an interview with Xinhua that the collaboration with China in the energy and water sectors in his country already presents many concrete and beneficial examples, representing a gain and a result of immeasurable value. to Angola.
“The most obvious example is, for example, the number of Angolan citizens benefiting from a water supply system in Malanje, where many citizens who previously did not have access to drinking water now do,” he said.
He pointed out that China can play a more relevant role in this field, even though the Asian country is already very important due to the construction of the Caculo Cabaça Hydroelectric Facility by a Chinese company. “In the case of solar energy, there is interest and willingness to cooperate in this regard in order to achieve our goals within the energy transition,” he added.
(Source: People’s Daily)