AIX: Power & Renewables – Ziria Tibalwa Waako, CEO, Electricity Regulatory Authority, Uganda

Ziria Tibalwa Waako, CEO, Electricity Regulatory Authority, Uganda is participating in the Utility and regulator perspectives session of the  Africa Investment Exchange: Power & Renewables meeting at RSA House, London on 13-14 November. Read her biog Now in its sixth … Read More

Empower Fund reaches threshold commitment

A renewable energy impact fund headed by former Scatec Solar head of business development Terje Osmundsen has reached its $8m first threshold commitment. Empower Invest will invest equity in 1-10MW renewable projects in developing countries, using a fund-based model to … Read More

AIX: Power & Renewables – Eric Mwangi, Ministry of Energy, Kenya

Eric Mwangi, Economic Advisor to the Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Energy, Kenya, is participating in the opening session of the  Africa Investment Exchange: Power & Renewables meeting at RSA House, London on 13-14 November. Read his biog Now in its … Read More

AIX: Power & Renewables – Olumuyiwa Abiodun, Office of the Vice President, Nigeria

Olumuyiwa Abiodun, Head of the Advisory Power Team at Office of the Vice President, Nigeria, is participating at the  Africa Investment Exchange: Power & Renewables meeting at RSA House, London on 13-14 November. Read his biog Now in its sixth … Read More

Mobisol: the latest string to Engie’s bow

French energy giant Engie claims to have become the market leader in off-grid solar in Africa following the acquisition of Germany’s Mobisol. When the transaction closes, which is expected in October, Mobisol will join solar home system company Fenix International … Read More

LNG to power snapshot at AIX Nairobi

  François Vuylsteke, Senior Development Manager, Wärtsilä, David Mwangi, Energy Consultant and Jon Marks, Chairman, CbI will examine the prospects of small-scale LNG, regional trends and viability of LNG to power projects in Kenya at the AIX Nairobi meeting on … Read More

AIX: Power & Renewables – Nii Darko Asante, Ghana Energy Commission

Nii Darko Asante, Director, Technical Regulation, Ghana Energy Commission is participating in the Utility and regulator perspectives session on day one of the Africa Investment Exchange: Power & Renewables meeting at RSA House, London on 13-14 November. Read his biog … Read More

Community Engagement focus at AIX Nairobi

  Kemoli Sagala, Governance and Strategy Advisor to the Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Energy; Celestine Kaseve, Senior Socio-Economist, KETRACO; and Andrew Owuor, Environment Social & Governance, (ESG) Manager, Kipeto Energy have joined the Community Engagement Strategy panel at the AIX Nairobi meeting. … Read More

Focus on East Africa’s IPP options at AIX: Nairobi

The IPP Drivers session at AIX Nairobi will invite power developers to give a status update on their projects and key issues facing them as a starting point for the discussion on 3 October. View the agenda for this year’s Africa … Read More