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aef 2023 Kenya - zebrAS in national park with wind turbines


Knowledge Sharing from Africa’s Leading Solution Providers

23 Jun 2023
Boardroom 3
Stream 4

Interactive Hosted Boardroom - Hosted by: African Development Bank (AfDB)

Regulating the African Power Sector in a Rapidly Changing Environment with Emerging Technologies

  • How can regulators support innovation in new technologies, while ensuring consumer protection?
  • What hampers the implementation of the effective implementation of regulations that seek to enable the roll out of new technologies such as decentralized systems and smart meters?
  • How can regulators use digitization to strengthen monitoring and reporting?
Wale Shonibare, Director, Energy Financial Solutions, Policy & Regulations - AfDB
Daniel Kiptoo Bargoria, Director General - Energy & Petroleum Regulatory Authority (EPRA), Kenya
Ziria Tibalwa Waako, CEO - Electricity Regulatory Authority (ERA), Republic of Uganda
Ernest Sipho Mkhonta, MD - Eswatini Electricity Company (EEC), Kingdom of Eswatini
Patrick Westman, Global Head of Strategy & Policy - ENGIE Energy Access
Syrine El Abed, Africa Programme Officer - IEA
Callixte Kambanda, Division Manager - AfDB