ORGANIZING PARTNER /// GOGLA
The GLOBAL OFF-GRID LIGHTING ASSOCIATION (GOGLA) is a neutral, independent, not-for-profit association created to promote lighting solutions that benefit society and businesses in developing and emerging markets. GOGLA acts as the industry advocate and supports the industry in growing and strengthening the market for clean, quality off-grid lighting and electrical systems. Its main objective is to support industry in scaling the sector based on principles of the triple bottom line, thus contributing to the objectives of Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All) and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
GOGLA Website
STRATEGIC PARTNER /// RECP
The Africa-EU Renewable Energy Cooperation Programme (RECP) is a multi-donor programme that supports the development of markets for renewable energy in Africa. It was launched by more than 35 African and European Ministers and Commissioners under the Africa-EU Energy Partnership (AEEP). By catalysing the development of African renewable energy markets.
RECP Website
SUPPORTING PARTNER /// GOGLA
FMO is the Dutch development bank. FMO has invested in the private sector in developing countries and emerging markets for more than 46 years. Our mission is to empower entrepreneurs to build a better world. We invest in sectors where we believe our contribution can have the highest long-term impact: financial institutions, energy and agribusiness. Alongside partners, we invest in the infrastructure, manufacturing and services sectors.
FMO Website
SUPPORTING PARTNER /// AFC
AFC is an African-led multilateral development finance institution, established in 2007, whose mission is to improve African economies by proactively developing and financing infrastructure, industrial and financial assets. AFC is involved as an investor, developer and financier of various infrastructure projects, and is gaining recognition as the benchmark institution for financing the development of infrastructure projects in Africa. AFC has a unique mandate to bring together the capital and commercial mind-set of the private sector with African governments to deliver an African-led solution to the continent’s infrastructure challenge. This unique public/private shareholder base is critical, with each group contributing significantly to the operations of AFC.
AFC Website
SUPPORTING PARTNER /// BMU
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BMU Website
SUPPORTING PARTNER /// KEREA
The Kenya Renewable Energy Association (KEREA) is an independent non-profit association dedicated to facilitating the growth and development of renewable energy business in Kenya. KEREA was formed in August 2002 by members of the Renewable Energy Resources Technical Committee of the Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) and is registered under section 10 of the societies act.
Amongst its key roles are promoting the interests of members of the renewable energy industry among government, public sector, the general public and any other organizations that may impact on the development of the industry; and the creation of a forum for the dissemination and exchange of information and ideas on matters relating to renewable energy development and utilization in Kenya.
KEREA Website
 
 
CONTENT PARTNER /// SOLARPOWER EUROPE
SolarPower Europe, the new EPIA (European Photovoltaic Industry Association), is a member-led association representing organisations active along the whole value chain. Our aim is to shape the regulatory environment and enhance business opportunities for solar power in Europe.
SolarPower Europe Website
CONTENT PARTNER /// ARE
The Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE)is the only global industry association that supports all businesses along the whole value-chain of renewable solutions for rural electrification in developing and emerging countries.
ARE Website
 
 
MEDIAPARTNER /// AFRICA24MEDIA
AFRICA24 MEDIA is the Pan-African media agency that connects the world with content, production resources and information about Africa.
AFRICA24 MEDIA produces feature stories, series programs, documentaries, films and photography. We have established partnerships with top international media organizations that we supply with audio-visual products.
Our ability to provide quality professionals for any kind of video or photography venture in Africa, keeps AFRICA24 MEDIA in the rolodex of media organizations everywhere. Our stringer/fixer network cuts across the continent.
With products designed specifically for mobile distribution, websites, publications, as well as a variety of TV formats, AFRICA24 MEDIA serves the needs of broadcasters, media agencies, mobile service providers, corporates, foundations, government agencies and freelance journalists. We also have rich and relevant archive content.
Our timely online content bulletins includes news and event planners and updates on the Africa Journal program, which showcases personalized stories that promote a positive narrative of our continent.
With seasoned professional staff and relationships with media veterans, AFRICA24 MEDIA provides quality training in disciplines ranging from television production to multi-platform, writing for TV to Pan-African storytelling.
So if you are a broadcaster, journalist, producer, corporate or stringer, get in touch and we can work together!
Africa24Media Website
MEDIAPARTNER /// RENEWABLE ENERGY WORLD
RenewableEnergyWorld.com was started in 1998 by a group of Renewable Energy professionals who wanted their work to relate to their passion for renewable energy. With this passion and the desire to create a long term sustainable business, we have created perhaps the single most recognized and trusted source for Renewable Energy News and Information on the Internet.
Renewable Energy World Website
MEDIAPARTNER /// PHOTON
PHOTON is the largest and oldest independent publisher worldwide in the field of solar electricity production. PHOTON’s publications cover the solar world with in-depth, independently researched articles written by our own staff of editors from around the world.
Headquartered in Germany since 1996, we are the most renowned and completely independent solar magazine publisher dedicated to applying a critical approach to journalism. There is a strict separation between our editorial teams and advertising department to ensure a journalistic environment free of the influences of public relations. Our independent reporting is exactly what appeals to our readers.
Photon Website
MEDIAPARTNER /// SOLARSERVER
Since 1999, SolarServer with up to 16.000 users per day is the most visited German Solar-Portal. A Monthly average of 210,000 hits, more than 1.5 million pages viewed and persistent top rankings in Google for important keywords demonstrates the attractiveness of the portal.
SolarServer Website
MEDIAPARTNER /// RECHARGE
RECHARGE is the global source for renewable energy news. We focus is on business, technology, policy and the key players across all the main areas of renewables, including wind, solar, wave and tidal, geothermal, hydro, carbon capture and biofuels. The daring news content is supported by regular features and profiles offering an inside view of the issues and the people that make a difference in the industry.
Recharge Website
MEDIAPARTNER /// NAVIGANT RESEARCH
Navigant Research is a market research and consulting team that provides in-depth analysis of global clean technology markets. The team's research methodology combines supply-side industry analysis, end-user primary research and demand assessment, and deep examination of technology trends to provide a comprehensive view of these industry sectors.
Navigant Research Website
MEDIAPARTNER /// THE ENERGY INDUSTRY TIMES
Today there is no shortage of information on issues related to energy – magazines, newsletters, national newspapers, email newsletters, dedicated internet sites – the list goes on. Yet in this age of information overload, most professionals still take the time to read their favourite daily newspaper. The Energy Industry Times is a monthly newspaper dedicated to providing forward-looking reporting on the key issues driving this exciting sector. At last, an easy way to keep abreast of the latest news in the power and energy sectors – from a source you can trust.
The Energy Industry Times Website
MEDIAPARTNER /// OIL & GAS REPUBLIC
OIL AND GAS REPUBLIC is a global publication, recruitment, marketing and advertising company covering all areas of the Renewable/Energy, Mining, Oil and Gas Industry. Our services includes Publishing, Magazine Publications, Marketing and Advertising, Oil & Gas Recruitment, IT/Telecom Recruitment, Payrolling, RPO and Software Services.
Oil & Gas Republic Website
MEDIAPARTNER /// ECO-BUSINESS
Eco-Business is the leading media company serving Asia Pacific’s clean technology, smart cities, responsible business and sustainable development community. Our platforms include the award-winning Eco-Business.com site, custom publications, research and high-impact bespoke events catered to deepen discussions on sustainability.
Eco-Business Website
MEDIAPARTNER /// SMART CITIES INDIA 2017 EXPO
Smart Cities India 2017 expo will be held at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, India, during 10-12 May 2017. The expo connects exhibitors and speakers with government administrators, municipal bodies, industry leaders, investors, etc., who have interest in developing smart cities. Focussed on governance, energy, environment, ICT, mobility, buildings, etc., the expo will deliberate on aspects pertaining to clean energy; clean water; efficient solid waste management; improved low emission public transport; proliferation of electric and hybrid vehicles for private use; green buildings etc.
Smart Cities India Expo Website
MEDIAPARTNER /// SOLAR BUSINESS HUB
Solar Business Hub provides an online content publishing platform covering the solar energy market delivering the latest news, daily press releases, upcoming events, company profiles, relevant industry and market reports, job postings and a weekly newsletter, with the aim to promote solar energy and companies and organizations serving and supporting the solar industry worldwide.
Online resources include a global directory of solar companies, a directory of solar industry events, a job board, a solar industry reports library and a press release publication service designed to maximize online marketing exposure.
Solar Business Hub Website
MEDIAPARTNER /// SOLAR INDIA 2017 EXPO
Prime Minister Modi’s target is to achieve 100 GW of solar power capacity by 2022 with an estimated investment of around US$ 100 billion. Realising the immense potential and emerging opportunities existing in solar industry. Exhibitions India Group is organising the 2nd edition of Solar India 2017 expo which will be held at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, India from 10-12 May 2017. The theme of the exhibition and conference is “Solar Energy for a Sustainable Future.” The expo will showcase latest products, services and technologies including, rooftop solar, ground mounted solar, battery storage, solar cities, smart villages, micro grids, street lighting, energy efficient products, solar LED's etc.
Solar India Expo Website
MEDIAPARTNER /// ENGERATI
Engerati is a central destination for delegates from leading global energy events to network, collaborate, share and engage. We provide our members with completely free access to our ever-growing archive of industry news, white papers, case studies, webinars, video presentations, interviews and blogs. Engerati is an invaluable resource to all energy professionals – nowhere else can you get such in-depth information on the global energy industry for free.
Engerati Website
MEDIAPARTNER /// CAPITAL MARKETS IN AFRICA
Capital Markets in Africa is the leading “one-stop” platform for Africa’s fastest-growing Financial, Capital Markets and Wealth Management industry and provides local and International Investors, Corporate Decision Makers, Institutions, Policy Makers and Marginal Investors with news, Interviews, expert features, economic outlooks on African Stock Markets. There are numerous Events for networking with the investment community as well as views on key risks and opportunities on the continent from Economists, Africa focused Analysts and Heads of Research.
Over the last few years Africa has been consistently named as the next Frontier for Capital growth by Economists and Financial Analysts. Capital Markets in Africa recognises the investment opportunities that comes with this phenomenon and as such aspires to showcase Africa’s attractiveness as an investment destination. We are committed to giving our readers the latest news, views and guidance on how to gain access to, and profit from, investment opportunities in the region. We provide exclusive interviews and commentaries from movers and shakers (such as Chief Executive Officers, Economists, Central Bank Governors, Investment and Fund Managers, Corporate Leaders, Heads of Governing Bodies, Entrepreneurs and Innovators) on the African continent.
When you want ACCESS to the African Financial and Capital Markets as well as the latest on Africa’s ever-increasing growth Story or simply want to keep an eye on what’s trending in Africa’s Capital Markets THINK Capital Markets in Africa.
Capital Markets in Africa Website
MEDIAPARTNER /// BNEF
Bloomberg New Energy Finance provides unique analysis, tools and data for decision makers driving change in the energy system. With unrivalled depth and breadth, we help clients stay on top of developments across the energy spectrum from our comprehensive web-based platform. BNEF has 200 staff based in London, New York, Beijing, Cape Town, Hong Kong, Munich, New Delhi, San Francisco, São Paulo, Singapore, Sydney, Tokyo, Washington D.C., and Zurich.
BNEF products fit your daily workflow, streamline your research, sharpen your strategy and keep you informed. BNEF’s sectoral products provide financial, economic and policy analysis, as well as news and the world’s most comprehensive database of assets, investments, companies and equipment in the clean energy space. BNEF’s regional products provide a comprehensive view on the transformation of the energy system by region. Bloomberg New Energy Finance leverages Bloomberg’s 15,000 employees in 192 locations, generating 5,000 daily news stories across TV, BusinessWeek, Mobile, Digital and Radio.
BNEF Energia Website
MEDIA PARTNER /// AFRICAN BUSINESS CENTRAL
African Business Central (“ABC”) is a leading online media company showcasing curated and original news on African Business, primarily, and all things Africa, in general.
ABC's rapidly-growing site attracts tens of thousands of visitors every month that read and watch news, analyses, and opinions of business, economic, political, and cultural events in and about Africa. ABC is making its mark around the world telling Africa's success stories and highlighting the continent's swift socio-economic ascent to a rapidly-growing global audience.
ABC’s core values are based on the notion that business, in general, and entrepreneurship, in particular, is the surest path to Africa’s socio-economic progress.
African Business Central Website
MEDIAPARTNER /// AFSEA
African Sustainable Energy Association (AFSEA) represents and actively promotes Renewable Energy Solutions in the Continent. Our focus is on the whole industry; Wind, Solar, Biomas, Biogas, Bio Fuels, Green Products, Energy Efficiency, Alternative Energy, Energy from Waste, Fuel Cell Technologies etc. Our mission for AFSEA is to provide great insight into the African Sustainable Energy market by bringing companies from around the world together so they may prosper and gain the knowledge needed to expedite the implementation of renewable energy as a significant source of energy.
AFSEA advocate policy development at decision making government level. We also promote understanding of the industry and its potential through tools such as industry events, forums, conferences, newsletters and publications, our objective is to provide access to information that can affect today's clean energy industries as much as tomorrow's world.
We organize top management events and forums creating a networking platform for companies across the world. Our members include research institutes, developers, contractors, consultants, suppliers and members of the public dedicated to building a greener planet.
AFSEA Website
MEDIA PARTNER /// ALTERNATIVE ENERGY AFRICA
Alternative Energy Africa is the continent’s first magazine dedicated to literally filling the energy information gap in Africa. Alternative Energy Africa provides its readers updates on private sector projects, government initiatives, business and investment news, and strategies for a thriving alternative/renewable energy market on the African continent, all of this in addition to global project news and groundbreaking technology coverage. And to complement the magazine, www.AE-Africa.com offers the latest updates between issues making the AEA online and print duo “the premiere source” of alternative and renewable energy news covering the African continent.
Alternative Energy Africa Website
MEDIAPARTNER /// SUN-CONNECT
Sun-Connect News is the leading news platform for the off-grid industry. We provide news, articles, company and country information as well as background information for the off-grid industry worldwide.
The target audience includes solar firms, micro-credit organizations, NGOs, and state facilities in developing and emerging nations.
Sun-Connect News is provided by Stiftung Solarenergie - Solar Energy Foundation and edited by Harald Schützeichel.
Sun-Connect Website
MEDIAPARTNER /// AFRICAN LEADERSHIP MAGAZINE
African Leadership magazine is a Pan African publication that focuses on showcasing the best of Africa to a global audience, while evolving solutions to peculiar challenges being faced by the continent today. The Magazine is a flagship leadership-focused publication read by targeted international investors, business executives, government policy makers and multilateral agencies across Africa, the Middle East and Asia, Europe and the US. It is a niche and unbiased African voice born out of a desire to ameliorate the lot of Africans by focusing on individuals and corporate bodies that are known for their legacy-based approach to leadership. The magazine continually seeks to herald the dawn of a new Africa as the continent of promise and global leadership, championed by people of integrity and resilience who are rising from the challenges of an unpleasant past; thereby preserving a legacy for future generations of our people.
ALM Website
MEDIAPARTNER /// AFRICA WORKS!
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Africa Works! Website