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Aksa
Aksa Power Generation manufactures gasoline, diesel, natural gas and marine generating sets range between 1 kVA to 3125 kVA as well as lighting towers and generator hardware with 3 manufacturing facilities in Istanbul (Turkey 20.000 m² of indoor space), Changzhou (China 120.000 m² of indoor space)...
AMEA Power
Headquartered in Dubai, AMEA Power acquires, develops, owns and operates clean power generation assets in Africa, the Middle East and Asia. The company has built a strong pipeline across technologies and at different stages of development in emerging markets. AMEA Power is led by a highly...
Lekela
Lekela is a renewable power generation company that delivers utility-scale projects which supply much-needed clean energy to communities across Africa. Through a platform built to develop, own and operate wind and solar assets, Lekela draws from its team members extensive experience, and from its...
Norton Rose Fulbright
Norton Rose Fulbright is a global law firm with more than 4000 lawyers based in over 55 offices across Europe, North America, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa, and the Middle East. We offer a leading commercial legal practice throughout Africa, one of the fastest growing economic regions in...
Red Rocket
What began in 2012 as Africa and the Middle East’s business unit of Building Energy, a global independent power producer, has since become Red Rocket. With the mothership located in Cape Town, Red Rocket provides integrated solutions, from design and development to energy production, operation and...
Wärtsilä Energy
Wärtsilä Energy Business leads the transition towards a 100% renewable energy future. We help our customers unlock the value of the energy transition by optimising their energy systems and future-proofing their assets. Our offering comprises flexible power plants, energy management systems, and...

Sponsors

African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM)
African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM) develops and manages private equity infrastructure funds designed to invest long-term institutional unlisted equity in African infrastructure projects. AIIM actively manages investments in East, West and Southern Africa and has equity under...
Baker Mackenzie
Baker McKenzie is best known as the ‘Global Law Firm of Choice for Africa’, advising many of the most dynamic and successful global business organisations through more than 4,000 locally qualified lawyers and 6,000 professional staff in 77 offices in 47 countries. The Firm is known for its global...
BWSC
Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor A/S (BWSC) is a global power plant Operation & Maintenance and technical service provider with engineering expertise, enabling power plant owners to deliver cleaner and affordable energy. We are experts in servicing, upgrading, operating, and...
Camco Clean Energy
Founded in 1989, Camco has become a global leader in low-carbon energy projects and climate finance. Since formation, the company has provided creative finance solutions to 180 projects worth $15bn, and in geographies as diverse as China to Malaysia and the US to Uganda. https://www.camco.energy
Finnfund
Finnfund is a Finnish development financier with the mission to build a better world by investing in responsible and profitable businesses in developing countries. Addressing global challenges such as climate change, inequality and youth unemployment call for urgent private investments of an...
Investec
Investec, comprising Investec plc and Investec Limited, is an international, specialist bank and asset manager that provides a diverse range of financial products and services to a select client base. Founded as a leasing company in Johannesburg in1974, we acquired a banking license in 1980 and...
Karpowership
Karpowership is the only owner, operator, and builder of the first Powership™ (floating power plant) fleet in the world and plays an active role in the medium to long-term investments; with more than 2500 employees globally. Currently, Karpowership owns and operates 20 Powerships with an installed...
Norfund
Norfund is a state-owned investment fund mandated to develop sustainable enterprises in developing countries. Norfund invests in clean energy, financial institutions and agribusinesses. The main investment region is Sub-Saharan Africa, as well as selected countries in Asia and Latin America. Clean...
Pinsent Masons
Against a backdrop of geopolitical, technological and regulatory disruption, Pinsent Masons help market players across the energy sector to adapt and thrive. From conventional power to low carbon and renewables, their deep experience of all facets of the energy sector provides a point of certainty...
Rand Merchant Bank
Rand Merchant Bank, a division of JSE-listed FirstRand Bank Limited, (RMB) is the investment banking arm of the FirstRand Group – one of Africa’s largest financial services providers. RMB is a leading player in the African infrastructure and project finance sector, offering advisory and funding...
RTI International
RTI International is an independent, nonprofit research institute dedicated to improving the human condition. Clients rely on us to answer questions that demand an objective and multidisciplinary approach—one that integrates expertise across the social and laboratory sciences, engineering, and...
Siemens Energy
At Siemens Energy, our mission is to empower our customers to meet the growing global demand for energy while transitioning to a more sustainable world. How? Our innovative technologies, extensive energy experience and an ambitious strategy to decarbonize global energy systems are all central to...
Swedfund
Swedfund International AB is the Swedish government’s development finance institution. Through sustainable investments in local businesses we contribute to the economic, environmental and social development in the emerging markets of Africa, Asia, Latin America and Eastern Europe. Since 1979,...
Synergy Consulting
Synergy has financially closed US$ 25+ Billion tendered projects and negotiated deals in 50+ countries in Asia, Middle East, Americas, Europe and Africa (Botswana, Cameroon, Egypt, Ghana, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mali, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa,...
The Investment Fund for Developing Countries (IFU)
The Investment Fund for Developing Countries (IFU). IFU - Investment Fund for Developing Countries is an independent government-owned development finance institution. We provide risk capital and advice to companies wishing to do business in Africa, Asia, Latin America and parts of Europe....
Trinity International
Trinity International LLP, founded in 2006, is a niche projects, finance, corporate and commercial law firm, with a particular focus in Africa. The firm acts for developers/sponsors, borrowers, financial institutions, investors, equity funds and governments / public sector entities. Trinity has...
UL
UL works to help renewable energy manufacturers, developers,  owners, investors, lenders, utilities and policy makers navigate the risk and complexity associated with renewable energy. We have become a trusted advisor by providing access to proven science and expert engineering, and by offering...
Valmet Technologies   
Valmet is the leading global developer and supplier of process technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries. We aim to become the global champion in serving our customers. Valmet's strong technology offering includes pulp mills, tissue, board and paper production...
Voltalia
Founded in 2005, Voltalia is a renewable power producer and service provider from solar, wind, hydro and biomass energies. As an integrated company, Voltalia has developed strong expertise throughout the value chain of a renewable project: project development, project financing, EPC and O&M....

Exhibitors

Allen & Overy
In addition to the recent opening of our office in Johannesburg, South Africa, our Africa Group includes a full-service office in Casablanca, Morocco plus over 100 lawyers from across our network of office in key hubs across Europe, the Middle East, Asia-Pacific and the Americas.  Our team has...
Alvus ESG Consulting
At Alvus, we specialise in addressing the ESG challenges that our clients face when operating in emerging markets, such as compliance, access to funding, and reputational risks. We address them by deploying a strong scientific and technical knowhow and working with all stakeholders to design...
Azura Power
Azura Power is a developer, financier, acquirer, and operator of Independent Power Plants (IPPs) across Africa. Our ambition is to build the continent's leading power generation platform. We utilise our project development, industry expertise, and financing skills to develop, acquire and finance...
Baker Botts
Baker Botts is a leading global law firm. The foundation for our differentiated client support rests on our deep business acumen and technical experience built over decades of focused leadership in our sectors and practices. We are proudly technical in helping clients shape the future of their...
Covington
From our offices in Beijing, Brussels, Dubai, Frankfurt, Johannesburg, London, Los Angeles, New York, Palo Alto, San Francisco, Seoul, Shanghai, and Washington, we practice as one firm, holding closely to core values that start with a deep commitment to our clients and the quality of our work on...
Cresco Group
Cresco is a boutique financial advisory firm. Our key service is to obtain project finance for project promoters in Sub-Saharan Africa. This is underpinned by developing projects from concept to financial draw-down through the myriad complex of investor and financier requirements. Cresco provides...
Delphos International
Delphos International is a Washington, DC-based independent transaction advisor, which specializes in the development, structuring, and fundraising for energy and infrastructure projects in emerging markets. Since 1987, we have arranged US$11+ billion in loans, loan guarantees, equity, and grants...
Gilkes Hydro
Gilkes offer a reputable single source solution for a range of hydropower turbines, providing efficient, clean, renewable energy.  Our range of Pelton, Francis, and Turgo Turbines cover high, medium and low head projects capable of generating up to 30MW per unit with a Streamline range designed for...
Gridworks
Gridworks is a development and investment platform principally targeting equity investments in transmission, distribution and off-grid electricity in Africa. Backed by CDC Group, Gridworks develops and invests in critical power infrastructure, both on and off-grid. Gridworks is a developer, long-...
Marsh JLT Specialty
Marsh is the world’s leading insurance broker and risk adviser. With over 35,000 colleagues operating in more than 130 countries, Marsh serves commercial and individual clients with data-driven risk solutions and advisory services. Marsh is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan...
Trade & Development Bank (TDB)
Established in 1985, the Eastern and Southern African Trade and Development Bank (TDB), formerly the PTA Bank, is a multilateral, treaty-based development financial institution, with assets of about US$ 5.6 billion. The Bank’s mandate is to finance and foster trade, regional economic integration,...

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