Distributed energy. Solar power

Solar Power Africa Trade Show and Conference postponed to November 2021

In light of ongoing developments around COVID-19, Messe Frankfurt SA in consultation with industry has taken the decision to postpone the inaugural event.
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Op-Ed: Solar to spur continent’s post-pandemic bounce?

Installing solar PV on-site, rooftop or ground-mounted, can reduce the electricity costs for the users with 30-60% on their daytime consumption.

Digital DRC Mining Week: Power to the mines!

The Digital DRC Mining Week gathered the who’s who of mining in the DRC, including two dedicated sessions focused on the demand for power by the mining sector.

Interview: GreenCape’s Jack Radmore talks about the green economy

Exclusive interview with Jack Radmore, Energy Programme Manager, GreenCape. He is a panellist in the upcoming webinar on the latest investment opportunities in...

GreenCape unpacks green economy investment opportunities online

GreenCape joins forces with African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa on 25 June to discuss the latest investment opportunities in key green economy sectors.

Future Energy East Africa to go ahead as virtual event

"The industry is eager to engage, ask questions, find solutions and close deals." The Virtual Future Energy East Africa event offers this and more.

“Mini-grids can electrify thousands of health centres in sub-Saharan Africa”

AMDA's CEO explains why mini-grid companies are "like the Amazons and Teslas of the energy sector", figuring out how to create 600-million new customers.

Electra Mining Africa 2020 cancelled due to Covid-19

Electra Mining Africa is recognised by the industry as being more than just a show; it’s a tradition. The 2020 event will now take place in September 2022.

Webinar recording: Focused conversation on the developmental impacts of REIPPPP

Tune in for a Digital Broadcast hosted by the aef to unpack the developmental impacts of REIPPPP – Research, Practice and Perspectives on 28 May.
Kigali Bulk Water Supply Project

Virtual AUW highlights: The water sector has delivered

The Virtual African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa, which took place from 11-15 May, put the spotlight on the role played by the water sector against COVID-19.

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