7 March 2024

Physical Event

Don’t miss the upcoming IPP & PPA Conference

There is huge international investor focus on African energy projects and the role of IPPs due to the power shortages and load shedding in the various regions and the increasing demand for energy amongst the growing economies. Opportunities for projects using renewable, mini-grid and storage technologies is expanding. South Africa’s Department of Energy’s Renewable Energy Power Producer’s Procurement Programme (REIPPPP) launched an IPP development boom in the region; now there is investment across the continent in various technologies and project development opportunities.

THEMES TO BE DISCUSSED

Future of the decentralised/corporate IPP/PPA sector

Challenges presented by wheeling to corporate/decentralised IPP/PPA sector & how to overcome them

Bankability issues in respect of decentralised IPP/PPA sector, issues of consolidation & an appropriate risk allocation

Role of hybrid power facilities & thermal technologies in the IPP/PPA sector & related ESG issues

IPP & PPA Conference Speakers

Programme Director

James Mackay

CEO

The Energy Council South Africa

Moderators

Jason van der Poel

Partner

Webber Wentzel Attorneys

Dr Clinton Carter-Brown

Head of Technical

ENERTRAG South Africa

Yinka Edu

Partner

UUBO

Speakers 

Shane Marcelo Prins

Manager: Generation Development & Municipal Energy Efficiency

City of Cape Town

Dr Richard Doyle

Managing Director

JUWI Renewables

Enam Akoetey-Eyiah

Regional Director, Africa

International Tracking Standard Foundation

Hubert Gutsa

President & CEO

SCALAR

Nontokozo Nkosi

Director Project Development

AMEA Power

George Aluru

CEO

Electricity Sector Association of Kenya

Sherrill Byrne

Executive in the Energy and Infrastructure Finance Team in Investment Banking

Standard Bank

IPP & PPA Conference Sponsors

Panel Session Sponsor

The International Tracking Standard Foundation

The International Tracking Standard Foundation: Founder of I-REC (I-TRACK Foundation) is a non-profit organization that provides a robust standard for developing attribute tracking systems. I-TRACK Foundation is acknowledged by major reporting frameworks such as the Greenhouse Gas Protocol (GHGP), CDP, and RE100 as a reliable backbone for credible and auditable tracking instruments. It ensures the highest quality systems and adherence to best practices designed to avoid double counting, double certificate issuance, and double attribute claims.

The I-Track Foundation is committed to ensuring unbiased access to product information and allowing end-users to confidently procure products whose origins are well documented and clearly accounted for, thus empowering energy consumption choices around the world and supporting claims of generation, ownership, and history.

The I-Track Foundation has requirements and global best practices written directly into the International Attribute Tracking Standard. These best practices require all market facilitators to act in a way that is transparent, fair, and equitable to all market players. In this way, each Market Player can be guaranteed the same opportunities as others provided by the Market Facilitator.

Daystar Power

Daystar Power is a leading off-grid power service provider, offering hybrid solar energy solutions to commercial and industrial businesses in Africa. Daystar Power’s solutions “Solar-as-a-Service” (100% solar power) and “Power-as-a-Service” (hybrid power solutions with battery storage) provide clean and reliable power while reducing clients’ overall power costs.

Founded in 2017 by the African venture builder Sunray Ventures, Daystar Power counts the region’s leading industrial and commercial companies among its client base and is active in Nigeria, Ghana, Côte d’Ivoire, Togo, Senegal, Tanzania and South Africa. Daystar Power has 50.4 MWdc and 43.7MWac of installed solar power capacity across a 360 project portfolio. Daystar Power is part of the Shell Group.

Website: www.daystar-power.com

Enquiries can be sent to:  info@energyindaba.co.za

ATTEND THIS EVENT TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE IPP & PPA OPPORTUNITIES IN AFRICA

7 March 2024, Physical Event

Cost to attend: R5,850.00 excl VAT