African Energy Forum

Konexa snaps up AfDB “African Utility of the Future” competition

Winning company Konexa named during final panel of Africa Energy Form 2020, receiving the prize fund of $5,000.
IPP Office Eskom

IPP Office Head and Eskom CEO co-chair investor energy roundtable

For the first time, Eskom CEO André de Ruyter and Tshifhiwa Bernard Magoro, Head of South Africa’s IPP Office will Co-Chair an intimate boardroom meeting on 2 November during the Africa Energy Forum.

Ed’s letter: Virtual engagements…seize the day!

The COVID-19 crisis has opened the ‘virtual’ door for productive engagements with power and energy experts from around the world.
Digital Energy Festival - AUW PGAF

#AUW-PGAF announces agenda for joint ‘Digital Energy Festival’

Amidst the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the energy sector in Africa, the organisers of the ‘Digital Energy Festival’ seek to address critical issues such as pivoting to digital
Africa Energy Forum

Reflecting on Africa’s ‘Year of Light’

As four days of debate, discussion, business and innovation got underway in Lisbon, Portugal the message was clear – Africa Energy Forum (aef) 2019...

Results-based financing needed to unlock investment in mini-grid development

A group of investors say well-designed Results-Based Financing for mini-grids will accelerate access to electricity and unlock significant private capital.

Africa Energy Forum puts focus on Cyclone Idai disaster

The Africa Energy Forum has teamed with KOHLER, principal partner of Manchester United, and Clarke Energy to raise £50,000 for victims of Cyclone Idai.

Seychelles: Minister issues tender for floating PV project

The Seychelles Minister of Energy has opened the tender process for the development of a 4MW floating solar photovoltaic (PV) project, the first in...

Renewables can revolutionise the African energy market, states report

Global law firm Hogan Lovells has published a report highlighting the challenges posed by producing and accessing renewable energy in Africa, and how these...

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