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1 - 3 September 2020
We've gone virtual

With the support of

Ministry of Energy Kenya

Virtual Programme

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Virtual Programme

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Learn from leading experts and gain access to 20+ hours of highly topical conference content. Have a look at the highlights and themes of our virtual event programme below

Key Programme Themes

Energy Access

 

Country Specific Market Opportunities

Training Opportunities for Capacity Building

 

Digitalisation Trends in Distribution

Private Sector Participation in the Energy Sector

Maintenance Plans

Opportunities in the Hydropower Sector

Women In Power

 

Productive use of power

Energy Storage solutions for the commercial and Industrial(C&I) Market

 

Virtual Event Programme

 

Virtual Programme Day 1

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09:00
  1. 90 mins
    This session will open with fireside interviews with power and energy ministers from the region. Developers, investors and financiers will discuss the likelihood of accelerated private sector particip ...
11:30
  1. 90 mins
     This session will look at:  ● Productive use of energy as key to creating demand  ● Lessons learned from integrated energy planning and implementation which have smoothed out energy demand on mini-gr ...
14:00
  1. 120 mins
    This roundtable discussion will look at:  ● Net-metering and the new Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariff System ● Generators can sell directly to customers ● Local content requirements ● Downstream coal p ...
  2. 120 mins
    Uganda is working to achieve an integrated approach to electrification by having utilities work with off-grid renewable systems and distributed energy resources to increase connections, stimulate dema ...

 

Virtual Programme Day 2

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09:00
  1. 90 mins
    The webinar will address: ● The uses of having a functional maintenance plan in place; ● focusing on value for money; ● The advantages of continual improvement. Moderator: Robert Mubiru, Senior Engine ...
11:30
  1. 90 mins
    A decade ago, the solar industry faced the same question - when does the energy storage sector achieve a great enough volume of uptake to drive down prices to make the technology a cost-effective alte ...
14:00
  1. 120 mins
    Rwanda's Vision 2050 emphasises universal access to quality, affordable services in energy amongst others. Sufficient electricity supply is vital to economic growth and expanding household electricity ...
  2. 120 mins
    Gigawatt Global's 7.5MW solar plant in Burundi became the country's first grid-connected project supported by the Renewable Energy Performance Platform to begin full construction at the beginning of 2 ...

 

Virtual Programme Day 3

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09:00
  1. 90 mins
    The webinar will assess business opportunities in: ● Mini-grids hydropower for rural electrification ● Maintenance ● Creation of new projects ● Hybrid technology or energy storage? Moderator: Wim Klun ...
11:30
  1. 90 mins
    Practical considerations for the digitalisation of East Africa's power sector:  ● The prioritisation of projects - specifically how to prioritise - naturally, this would then feed into the type of tec ...
14:00
  1. 120 mins
    Tanzania is on track to achieve 100% grid penetration by July 2021, yet as it stands right now, only 29% of Tanzanian households are tapping into the national grid (with a further 26% using off-grid s ...
  2. 120 mins
    An exploration of the resource planning undertaken by a variety of Ethiopian stakeholders to understand: ● Integration of variable renewables into the Ethiopian; electrical grid needs considering the ...

Virtual Programme Day 4

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