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ALER's Conference - Renewables in the electrification of Mozambique
25 of October 2017
ALER's Conference - Renewables in the electrification of Mozambique
Maputo, Mozambique

ALER, with the support from the Africa-EU Renewable Energy Cooperation Programme (RECP), will organise a high-level international conference in Mozambique on October 25 and 26. The objective of the conference is to bring together European and African Renewable Energy businesses, developers and policy makers.

The conference will focus on the contribution of renewable energy technologies for the electrification of Mozambique, in line with its National Electrification Strategy under preparation to achieve universal access by 2030.

During the two-day conference in Maputo, participants will exchange information about the investment opportunities in the renewable energy sector, including in the on- and off-grid markets. Furthermore, the programme is aimed at shedding light on what will be role of the main institutions to support the development renewable energy projects.

ALER is expecting up to 250 participants at the conference, from Mozambique institutions, private sector, financiers, multilaterals and bilaterals institutions engaging in renewable energy support programmes, NGOs and academic institutions. Therefore it will offer the chance to meet key stakeholders, have access to first-hand information and find business partners.

DATES

 

October 25 and 26, 2017



VENUE

Montebelo Indy Maputo Congress Hotel, Maputo, Mozambique

Address: Rua Macombe Nongué-Nongué, R.1.373

Sommerschield - CP 1750Maputo, Mozambique


*Special conditions will be available for guests staying at the hotel Indy. Book your room via email to isabelmassitela@visabeira.mz (Isabel Massitela)


REGISTRATION

Participation is free of charge but limited to a maximum of 250 participants, and registration is required.
Complete the online registration form to secure your seat!

 



CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS

  • A roundtable with high level representatives of the main Mozambican institutions operating in the energy sector;

  • Presentation of the second edition of ALER’s “Renewables in Mozambique – National Status Report accompanied by a mapping exercise of all existing initiatives of donor support programs;

  • A matchmaking session, where participants will be able to schedule B2B, B2F or B2G meetings in advance with potential business partners, financiers or representatives of Mozambican institutions;

  • Presentation of the Portuguese version of the RECP Mini-grid Policy Toolkit, including mini-grids case studies in Mozambique and other African Portuguese-speaking countries;

  • Networking cocktail to celebrate the launch of the new Mozambican Renewable Energy Association (AMER), where participants will have the opportunity to network while learning about AMER’s objectives and planned activities.



PROGRAMME

Download the PDF programme here.



A RECP trade mission “Unlocking Business Opportunities for Solar Energy in Mozambique” will be organized in the same week as the conference, bringing European project developers, manufacturers, service providers and consultants from the solar industry to Mozambique.

 

Organized by

ALER

Supported by

RECP

Sponsors

UKAID Power Africa MATEMO

Supporting Organizations

The Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE) The Global Off-Grid Lighting Association (GOGLA) Energypedia Power for All

Media Partners

Alternative Energy Africa The  Mozambique Resources Post Renováveis magazine Sun-Connect