12 - 14 May 2020
Cape Town, South Africa

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Keynote: Climate change and extreme weather conditions (1.2)

14 May 2019
Hall 7, CTICC 2
Finance and investment , Thermal generation , Renewables , Transmission & distribution , Smart Tech , Revenue cycle management and metering , Water

11:30 – 12:00

Panel discussion: Addressing and mitigating the impact of climate change on Africa’s power system

  • Managing the impacts of climate change
  • Global efforts to address climate change
  • Impact on urban living and African cities
  • Encouraging and accelerating the move away from fossil fuels

 

Speakers:

  • Mark Swilling
  • Saleem Fakir
  • Paul Yillia
  • Kai Kaatra
  • Aly Impij

 

12:15 - 12:30

Overview of the state of  the power sector in sub-Saharan Africa, including accomplishments, challenges, and opportunities

Speaker:

Andrew Herscowitz

 

 

Speakers
Mark Swilling, Co-Director - Centre for Complex Systems in Transition (CST)
Saliem Fakir, Head of Policy and Futures Unit - World Wide Fund for Nature
Kai Kaatra, DDG for Natural Resources - Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Finland
Paul T. Yillia, Guest Research Scholar (Water Programme) - International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis
Andrew Herscowitz, Coordinator for Power Africa - Power Africa (USAID)
Aly Impij, Chairman and CEO - Electricity Company of Mozambique (EDM)

FACTS AND FIGURES FROM AFRICAN UTILITY WEEK & POWERGEN AFRICA

  • 10000
    ATTENDEES
  • 82
    COUNTRIES
  • 82
    UTILITIES & MUNICIPALITIES
  • 360
    EXHIBITORS

 

 

Host Ministry

  • Ministry of Energy South Africa

Host Utility

  • Eskom

Host City

  • Host City

Platinum Sponsor

  • Landis + Gyr
  • Conlog

 

Silver Sponsor

  • Nymazela






 

Global Knowledge Partner

  • Enel Foundation

 

Host Publication

  • ESI Africa