Africa Investment Exchange

A series of international meetings for Africa's energy sector stakeholders.

All our meetings are developed with the input of African Energy's senior consultants and analysts, who work closely with the project development community on issues that affect public and private sector investment decisions.

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Upcoming meetings

Find out about the next Africa Investment Exchange (AIX) meetings.

AIX Power & Renewables 2024

  • Start Date: October 29, 2024
  • End Date: October 30, 2024
  • Location: RSA House, London

First held in 2014, AIX Power & Renewables has become one of the meeting places of choice for Africa’s power sector stakeholders, including leading private and public sector investors, African officials and project developers.

AIX meetings attract support from leading private and public sector stakeholders


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Distributed energy resources (DER) panel at AIX P&R 2024

A great distributed energy resources (DER) panel is already emerging ahead of the AIX P&R 2024 meeting on 29-30 October. Suleiman Babamanu at RMI, Aaron Cheng at PowerGen Renewable Energy, Steven Hunt at FCDO; Anita Otubu at SEforALL and Yann ... Read More

30+ panellists confirmed to attend October’s AIX meeting

Recently confirmed panellists at the next AIX Power & Renewables meeting at RSA House on 29-30 October 2024: 🔸Abba Abubakar Aliyu — Managing Director, Rural Electrification Agency, Nigeria 🔸Dafe Akpeneye — Commissioner, NERC, Nigeria 🔸Kweku Awotwi — Board Chairman, United Bank for Africa 🔸Chinua​ Azubike — Chief ... Read More

AIX P&R 2024 agenda is here

The AIX Power & Renewables programme is now available VIEW THE 2024 PROGRAMME AIX is organised by African Energy, a specialist publisher and consultancy that has been involved at the heart of the debate surrounding energy sector developments across the ... Read More

Can new transmission schemes and plans from regional power pools unlock Africa’s power markets?

Kweku A. Awotwi, Board Chairman, United Bank for Africa and Simbini Tichakunda, Principal Programme Officer-Energy, AUDA-NEPAD will be attending our next AIX Power & Renewables meeting (29-30 Oct 2024), and examining the growing appetite for interconnections, transmission infrastructure and power ... Read More

Latest photos from AIX Energy in Transition

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AIX Power & Renewables: key themes for discussion in 2024

OVERVIEW Emerging from the gloom There are significant pockets of growth in the African electricity supply industry — from C&I in South Africa, Nigerian DER and climate-tech projects in Kenya as well as minerals industries more widely, to a new ... Read More

Past meetings

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Algeria’s multi-gigawatt solar opportunity – the routes and the risks

  • Start Date: June 5, 2024
  • End Date: June 5, 2024
  • Location: 12.00 BST (GMT +1), Online, Zoom

The planned addition of 3GW of photovoltaic power in a pair of procurement rounds is the first step in Algeria's programme to add 15GW of solar capacity by 2035. Join African Energy chairman Jon Marks, managing director John Hamilton and Anzul director Oualid Khelifi for a breakdown of the context, the possibilities, the risks, and how to address them.

AIX: Energy in Transition 2024

  • Start Date: April 25, 2024
  • End Date: April 26, 2024
  • Location: RSA House, London

AIX: Energy in Transition will focus on the energy and development policies facing government and industry – including the choice between energy security, affordability and environmental sustainability; the role of gas in Africa's energy transition; and emerging decarbonisation technologies that suit African realities.

Elections and electricity: Power in South Africa

  • Start Date: April 10, 2024
  • End Date: April 10, 2024
  • Location: 12.00 BST (GMT +1), Online, Zoom

Join African Energy southern Africa editor Tonderayi Mukeredzi and a panel of experts for an insightful webinar as we examine the South African election landscape and the key issues that may impact the outcome and the broader economy.

Africa Investment Exchange (AIX): Nairobi

  • Start Date: March 12, 2024
  • End Date: March 13, 2024
  • Location: Nairobi, Kenya

AIX Nairobi will analyse the progress – and possible lack of traction – towards establishing a climate finance agenda that speeds African electricity supply industry development following the COP28 global climate finance summit in Dubai.

African Energy Live Data year in review – 2023

  • Start Date: January 17, 2024
  • End Date: January 17, 2024
  • Location: Online

African Energy takes a look back at the major power project developments in 2023 and presents an analysis of the project pipeline through to 2028. The meeting will use the latest figures from African Energy Live Data to analyse the state of the power sector and examine the trajectory of the industry and emerging trends.

What can the Continental System Masterplan achieve for Africa’s electricity supply industries?

  • Start Date: December 6, 2023
  • End Date: December 6, 2023
  • Location: Online

In an online discussion, African Energy managing director John Hamilton and members of the editorial team will be looking at what the African Union’s Continental Power System Master Plan can realistically achieve, and where interconnector projects could open new opportunities for delivering power in a sustainable, and therefore potentially commercial, way.

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