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aef 2023 Kenya - zebrAS in national park with wind turbines


Increasing Pace & Scale of Africa’s Renewable Energy Projects

22 Jun 2023
Boardroom 1
Stream 2

Interactive Boardroom, Chatham House Rule

Procurement Strategies & Renewable Energy Auctions

  • Successful examples from around the world
  • What changes has Africa seen in the past year?
  • Corporate procurement programmes vs the standard utility procurement model
  • How (cross-border) traders and aggregators can procure power
  • Investment signals for renewables integration/system stability: flexibility, ancillary services, capacity
  • Dealing with grid constraints in procurement programmes
Wikus Kruger, Director: Power Futures Lab Graduate School of Business - University of Cape Town
Isaac Kiva, Secretary, Renewable Energy Directorate - State Department for Energy, Ministry of Energy & Petroleum Republic of Kenya
Lena Mangondo, Head of Legal - IPP Office, Republic of South Africa
Skhumbuzo Tsabedze, CEO - Eswatini Energy Regulatory Authority (ESERA), Kingdom of Eswatini
Sharief Harris, Head of Development - Red Rocket
Bridgett Majola, Project Finance, Energy & Infrastructure Partner - CMS
Arai Monteforte, Energy Sector Director - Tetra Tech
Wangari Muchiri, Director: Africa Wind Power - GWEC