12 - 14 May 2020
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African Power, Energy and Water Industry Awards

The sixth edition of the African Power, Energy and Water Industry Awards took place on Wednesday, 15 May 2019 during the 19th annual African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa, in Cape Town, South Africa. The Industry Awards brought together 500 of Africa’s most renowned power, energy and water industry professionals, many of them long standing attendees of African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa.

All entries were judged by a panel of recognised Industry Experts and verified by an independent auditing firm, Mazars.

Congratulations to the winners!

Lifetime Achievement Award
Wondimu Tekle Sigo, Former State Minister, Mininstry of Water, Irrigation and Energy, Ethiopia

Outstanding Contribution: Power
Jasandra Nyker, CEO, BioTherm Energy

Outstanding Contribution: Water
Andras Szollosi-Nagy, President of the Governing Board of the Sustainable Development Studies Institute, National University of Public Service

Power Service Provider of the Year
Ghana Grid Company Ltd

Water Service Provider of the Year
Lilongwe Water Board

Small Scale Renewable Energy Project <5MW
East Africa Power / Rubagabaga Hydro Power Limited

Sustainable Renewable Energy Project >10MW
Kathu Solar Thermal Power Plant

Young Leader Award
Astria Fataki, Founder and President, Energy Generation

Industry Awards

2019 Industry Awards Categories and Finalists

We're delighted to announce the African Power, Energy and Water Industry Awards Finalists! Here they are, in no particular order and not representative of the nominees' positions. 

Lifetime Achievement

Lifetime Achievement

  • Abderrahim Jamrani, Technical Director, Masen
  • Dale Robertson, President, Enerscan Engineering
  • Wim Jonker Klunne, Programme Director, EEP
  • Wondimu Tekle Sigo, Former State Minister, Ministry - Water, Irrigation and Energy

Outstanding Contribution: Power

Outstanding Contribution: Power

  • Jonathan Amoako-Baah, CEO, GridCo
  • Jasandra Nyker, CEO, Biotherm Energy
  • Ricardo Amansure, Consultant and Project Manager, Renewable Energy Economic Development
  • Joel Nana Kontchou, CEO, Eneo Camaroon SA

Outstanding Contribution: Water

Outstanding Contribution: Water

  • Andre Kruger, Head: Africa Investment & Integration Desk (AVID)
  • Damas Alfred Mashauri, Professor: Civil Engineering, University of Namibia: Engineering & IT
  • Andras Szollosi-Nagy, President: Governing Board - Sustainable Development Studies Institute, National University of Public Service
  • Alfonso Chikuni, CEO, Lilongwe Water Board

Young Leader Award

Young Leader Award

  • Pule Segale, Civil Engineer (Site Manager), Rina Consulting Ltd
  • Lois Gicheru, Founder and CEO, Solafrique
  • Boitumelo Sehlake, Founder, Sehlake Energy Solutions
  • Astria Fataki, Founder and President, Energy Generation

Power Service Provider of the Year

Power Service Provider of the Year

  • Ghana Grid Company Ltd
  • Energy Utility Corporation Limited - EUCL
  • Umeme Limited
  • Abuja Electricity Distribution Company

Water Service Provider of the Year

Water Service Provider of the Year

  • Umgeni Water
  • Hessequa Municipality
  • Lilongwe Water Board
  • Ontec Systems (Pty) Ltd

Small Scale Energy Project under 5MW

Small Scale Energy Project under 5MW

  • Eaton Electric South Africa
  • Ecomandate Foundation
  • African Sustainable Energies
  • Bboxx
  • East Africa Power/Rubagabaga Hydro Power Limited

Sustainable Renewable Energy Project above 10MW

Sustainable Renewable Energy Project above 10MW

  • Kathu Solar Thermal Power Plant
  • Jinko Solar
  • Greenmillienia

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