AFSIA Solar Awards

Africa Energy Forum 2022

The AFSIA Solar Awards

in collaboration with aef


The AFSIA Solar Awards is the industry’s premier awards ceremony. This annual event, now on its 3rd edition, is the platform to recognize and celebrate exceptional talent and achievements in the African solar market. The application process is open to everyone, and applicants can choose among 13 award categories.

Focusing on all segments of the solar industry, the purpose of the awards is to recognize and celebrate good practice, professionalism, quality, safety and innovation, with the aim of being a marker of the brightest and best that the African solar industry has to offer.

Find out more, read the press release.

Awards categories:

  • Utility scale solar project of the year      
  • C&I solar project of the year      
  • Mini-grid project of the year      
  • SHS company of the year            
  • Productive use application of the year - NEW
  • African solar company of the year          
  • Solar entrepreneur/SME of the year
  • Advisor/consultant of the year (financial/legal/technical)
  • Deal/financing program of the year        
  • Solar innovation of the year       
  • Solar picture of the year             
  • Solar video of the year  
  • Lifetime achievement award

AFISIA Solar Awards

Applications open on March 21st 2022 and will close on May 13th 2022 at 23:59 CA

The awards ceremony, organized in collaboration with the Africa Energy Forum, will be conducted live in Brussels during aef on Wednesday 23rd of June 2022, from 4.30pm till 6.00pm 4.30 pm CET/CAT .

Full criteria for the application can be found here.


Winners from 2021


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