Press Releases


Press Releases

Latest news from Future Energy East Africa

  • City of Cape Town’s digital tools to curb illegal power connections and non-payment
  • #DAUW-PGAF confirms PPP opportunities for water sector
  • On the second day of Digital Africa Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa, as part of the Initiate discussion, panelists gave students tips on how to land jobs in the sector. “How to kickstart your career ...
  • REIPPPP lessons: To build localisation, embrace importation benefits
  • African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa announces new brand and vision: Enlit Africa, after 20 years
  • André de Ruyter addresses Eskom’s operational and financial stability at Digital African Utility Week
  • Digital African Utility Week to feature multi-million rand investment in South African biomass industry
  • Clarion Events’ leading energy events and media join forces.
  • “Managed services and metering insights to ensure maximum financial health for utilities in East Africa”
  • A round-up of the last day of the event by ESI Africa, host media partner of  Future Energy East Africa.
  • ESI Africa, host media partner of Future Energy East Africa, is onsite covering this leading event.
  • “The East African market is a growing and attractive market”
  • “To focus on getting affordable, modern electricity to everybody in Africa”
  • Mini grids and off grid power projects are the future

Expert Interviews

  • AMDA CEO Aaron Leopold explains why mini grid companies are "like the Amazons and Teslas of the energy sector, figuring out a way to create 600-million new African customers.”
  • Future Energy East Africa is honoured to welcome for the first time at the event an official German Country Pavilion in Nairobi from 17-18 September.
  • Exclusive interview with Rita Nkatha Laibuta, Supervision Consultant: Green Mini Grids - Kenya Program, DFID/EU/AFD and speaker at Future Energy East Africa in September.
  • Anne Kiburi is a Senior Economist & PPP Officer at KenGen and speaker at Future Energy East Africa.
  • Exclusive interview with Chalker Kansteiner, Founder, GridX Africa in Kenya and panellist at Future Energy East Africa.
  • Dr.-Eng. Matthew Matimbwi, Executive Secretary of Tanzania Renewable Energy Association (TAREA) is speaking at the upcoming Future Energy East Africa.