AIX Power & Renewables – North Africa panel confirmed

John Hamilton, Director, African Energy will chair the North Africa Focus and South-South Co-operation panel at the fourth annual Africa Investment Exchange: Power & Renewables meeting in London (15-16 November). Panellists: Mohammed El-Khayat, Executive Chairman, New and Renewable Energy Authority … Read More

AIX Power and Renewables panellist – Ahmed Badr, Executive Director, RCREEE

Ahmed Badr, Executive Director, RCREEE is a panellist at CbI Meetings’ fourth Africa Investment Exchange: Power & Renewables meeting, which will be held in London on 15-16 November. Co-produced by CbI’s African Energy, AIX: Power and Renewables brings established and … Read More

AIX Power and Renewables panellist – Astrid Manroth, Director for Energy Transformative Partnerships, African Development Bank

Astrid Manroth, Director for Energy Transformative Partnerships, African Development Bank is a panellist at CbI Meetings’ fourth Africa Investment Exchange: Power & Renewables meeting, which will be held in London on 15-16 November. Co-produced by CbI’s African Energy, AIX: Power … Read More

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World Bank Group Unveils $16 Billion Africa Climate Business Plan to Tackle Urgent Climate Challenges

WASHINGTON, November 24, 2015 – The World Bank Group unveiled a new plan that calls for $16 billion in funding to help African people and countries adapt to climate change and build up the continent’s resilience to climate shocks. Titled … Read More

Dario Traum, Policy analyst – Europe, Middle East & Africa, Bloomberg New Energy Finance

Panelist at AIX: Power & Renewables Dario is a policy analyst at Bloomberg New Energy Finance. His recent work focuses on policy changes in France, Germany, Spain and Italy, as well as the European Commission’s plans for an energy union. … Read More

Georges Beukering, Senior Investment Officer, FMO

Panelist at AIX: Power and Renewables Georges Beukering is currently responsible for the development, fund raising and fund structuring of the Climate Investor One and represents FMO in the formation of the Fund Manager, Climate Fund Managers. This involves leading … Read More

Sam Bickersteth, Chief Executive, Climate and Development Knowledge Network (CDKN)

Panelist at AIX: Power and Renewables Sam Bickersteth has led CDKN, a global alliance of southern and northern organizations delivering innovative solutions for climate compatible development in developing countries since 2011. He has established CDKN as a leading global, multi-donor funded … Read More