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: Gas panellist – Jay Bhattacherjee, CEO, Aminex PLC

Jay has worked in the energy sector for over 15 years, during which he has worked with Apache, Pengrowth, Scotia Waterous and Longreach Oil & Gas. He was appointed VP Operations at Longreach and was instrumental in its growth and … Read More

AIX: Gas panellist – Tarek Shalaby, Commercial and Business Development Manager at Edison

AIX: Gas 2016 panellist. Tarek Shalaby joined Edison in 2012 as commercial and business development Manager. Prior to that he was Senior Advisor to Pico International Petroleum in Egypt from 2010 to 2012. Mr. Shalaby held several roles with Royal Dutch … Read More

AIX: Gas panellist – Mohamed Saied, GM Electrical Engineering Deptartment, Abu Qir Fertilizers & Chemical Industries Company

Mohamed Saied was born in K. El-Sheikh, Egypt, on 1973. He graduated from the Electrical Engineering Dept., Faculty of Engineering, Alexandria University, Egypt in 1995. By July 2000, he got his M.Sc. degree, and by July 2007 he received the … Read More

Terje Osmundsen looks at whether 2015 will be the year of solar power across Africa

From South Africa to Egypt, a number of African governments and utilities now seem to have done their homework, and are therefore set to make 2015 the year of solar power in Africa. A few weeks ago, I was asked … Read More