The 2020 Agenda had 3 main focuses: Finance, Project acceleration and Technology

The programme allowed the audience to hear updates from the hottest topics in Africa, including adoption of innovative technology and discussion on financing energy projects.

For the first time this year we had a technology showcase of North American businesses with energy hardware suited to the challenges of energy systems in emerging markets.

Topic Highlights:


  • How to reach bankability of your storage project
  • Incentives for developers and investors to be involved in Distributed Energy Solutions.
  • Interactive Roundtables: Finance and Access to Capital


Project Acceleration

  • Small VS large scale renewable energy projects
  • What are the Latest Energy Trends in Africa?
  • Mega project developments changing the energy landscapes



Live Technology Demos including:
  • Innovation in micro-grid
  • Pay as you go
  • Solar Panels
  • Generators

Download the 2020 brochure

Become a 2021 Speaker:

Join a panel, host a workshop or participate in a roundtable discussion at the Powering Africa: Summit 2021. Our speakers get the chance to address an audience of over 370 vetted decision-makers and solution providers working in Africa's energy sector. To find out more about the agenda topics and relevant panels for your organisation, contact us at