UAE-based leading solar developer Yellow Door Energy announced in January that it had raised $65 million in Series A financing to scale its investments in solar energy and energy efficiency solutions in the Middle East and Africa. This is one of the Middle East’s largest private placements in distributed solar.
Schneider Electric announced that Vice President of Energy in Southern Africa, Taru Madangombe, will be addressing delegates at the Sub Saharan Africa Power Summit in Cape Town from 17 to 19 October 2018. His address will include the trends in the energy revolution (4th Industrial revolution – 4IR) and case studies that indicate how successfully smart grid applications can save money and improve customer satisfaction.
UK based event organiser Vale Media Group will be hosting the upcoming event “Sub Saharan Africa Power Summit 2018” which will be held on 17th to 19th October, 2018 in Cape Town, South Africa. This event will provide a platform to address some key challenges of improving ageing power infrastructure, developing new power infrastructure, renewable power innovations, gas to power technologies, transmission & distribution solutions, more cost-effective temporary power solutions and much more.
China based event organiser CSP Focus announced that French energy company EDF will be attending the CSP Focus MENA 2018 event, which will take place in Marrakech, Morocco on June 27-28. Mr. Olivier BORDES, Development Project Director Middle-East Africa of EDF will be among the speakers at the conference.