DIGITAL EVENT: 24-26 November 2020 
 LIVE EVENT: 11-13 May 2021 | CTICC | Cape Town

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Event Press Releases & Articles

  • The Digital Energy Festival for Africa kicked off last week and as expected, has already yielded some thought-provoking and inspiring content and conversations.
  • Achieving 5IR by using business for good

    21 Oct 2020 Annemarie Roodbol
    Digital Energy Festival for Africa kicks off on an inspiring, optimistic note.
  • "Young women must be deliberate with the choices they make when they enter the sector."
  • Clarion Events’ leading energy events and media join forces
  • “Addressing post-pandemic energy issues on the continent”
  • Celebrating the most remarkable and inspiring energy and water projects and power pioneers on the continent.
  • Public voted for best small-scale and T&D projects.
  • Nigeria makes a clean sweep in the other award categories.
  • “Winners will still be celebrated in style, albeit in a virtual setting”
  • The (digital) show will go on!

    30 Jul 2020 Annemarie Roodbol
    “An inspired and inspiring online platform”
  • “Robust discussions as utilities prepare for post-COVID”
  • “GreenCape Market Intelligence Reports widely consulted resources”
  • The live webinar focused on “WASH as first line of defense against Covid-19: unpacking the African water sector response”.
  • Highlights from the Virtual AUW PGAF webinar on "The energy transition for Africa in a post COVID-19 world".
  • #VirtualAUWPGAF highlights: Keynote session

    13 May 2020 Annemarie Roodbol
    Highlights of the keynote session of this week's Virtual African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa themed: "Exploring private sector participation in African power sector".
  • Unique, live discussions to learn, connect and engage
  • Free online event will feature world-class speakers, insightful programme, matchmaking.
  • #HeartForTheSector as the energy sector prepares for post-pandemic challenges
  • Strong water and hydro focus at African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa in November.
  • African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa has been postponed to 24 – 26 November 2020 amid COVID-19 pandemic

  • “The date 24/11/2024 is approaching fast, utilities have very little time left”
  • Celebrating 2020 by introducing 20 SMMEs @ 20th edition!
  • “South Africa’s national utility has a loaded gun pointed at a frail economy”
  • Clarion Events Africa’s Media division is thriving
  • African Utility Week & POWERGEN Africa to focus on large power users in November 2020.
  • Landis+Gyr: The metering landscape is evolving

    04 Feb 2020 African Power & Energy Elites
    African Power & Energy Elites thought-leadership article on metering giant Landis+Gyr, a longstanding partner of African Utility Week & POWERGEN Africa and returning platinum sponsor in 2020.
  • Multi-award-winning energy platform also celebrates its 20th anniversary this year.
  • The latest African Power & Energy Elites is a powerful communications platform.
  • More wind and solar farms means more jobs

    22 Jan 2020 Theresa Smith
    SARETEC, the premier skills training centre for South Africa’s renewable energy sector is quietly gearing up for a bumper decade of focused training.
  • ESI Africa webinar will share perspectives on how the regulatory framework is shaping the gas market.
  • Newly combined programme to offer even more benefits, recognition and exposure.
  • “We all know what happens in South Africa when people get upset”
  • The Initiate! Impact Challenge comes to African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa
  • Mother City gathered power and water industries’ best
  • African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa ends on Thursday
  • Strong focus on water at African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa
  • "Eskom's debt burden a 'fallacy'"
  • 10 000+ power and water professionals gather in the Mother City
  • Mother City to welcome back 10 000+ energy and water professionals
  • “The Company has made significant strides in improving its water-use ratio"


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Host Ministry

  • Ministry of Energy South Africa

Host Utility

  • Eskom

Host City

  • Host City

Municipal Leaders Forum Partners


Platinum Sponsor

  • Landis + Gyr
  • Conlog
  • Actom Pty Ltd


Silver Sponsor

  • Akilee
  • Nyamezela Metering (Pty) Ltd
  • Huawei Technologies Africa (Pty) Ltd
  • Ntiyiso Consulting


CEO Forum Partners

  • Conlog
  • Eaton
  • Lucy Electric
  • Nyamazela
  • APUA
  • ALSF
  • Prime Alliance
  • Oracle


Global Knowledge Partner

  • Enel Foundation


Host Publication

  • ESI Africa