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African Energy Events

The 16th annual East African Power Industry Convention
Date: 3rd-4th September 2014
Venue: Safari Park Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya
Phone: +27 21 700 3500

EAPIC is the longest running power event in East Africa. Offering you access to a sector that is investing $300m on infrastructure and generation capicity The 16th annual East African Power Industry Convention boasts a world class regional power event and exhibition. This regional event is the first port of call for senior decision makers from utilities, governments, large power users, IPPs, consultants, contractors and regulators to source the latest solutions or to meet new clients and suppliers.

Cairo Energy Oil and Gas International Conference & Exhibition 2014
Date: 6th-9th September 2014
Venue: Cairo, Egypt
Phone: +90 216 575 2828

Event will serve the further development of the industry and bring together the most crucial actors of the sector. Cairo Energy will not only be highlighted through the deals and contracts to be concluded by key buyers and decision makers of the industry, but it will also turn out to be the preferred choice of the manufacturers to showcase their newest products due to the high reputation of the event in the Egypt energy industry.

PV Project Development Africa 2
Date: 9th-10th September 2014
Venue: Johannesburg, South Africa
Phone: +44 (0) 207 422 4318

Profit from incredible new opportunities in the African PV market by evolving your project development strategy South Africa is leading the boom in African renewables - over 1400MW of new PV has been allocated since 2010, that is the same as 4250 rugby pitches! It is a market that you need to be in to grow your business. So far the growth has been driven by the government REIPPPP - but, there are phenomenal opportunities emerging in the industrial, commercial and residential sectors. PV Project Development Africa 2014 will give you the information you need to grab your share of this incredible market!

Argus Africa LPG 2014
Date: 16th-17th September 2014
Venue: Cape Town, South Africa
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7780 4341

By bringing together senior decision-makers from LP Gas marketing and distribution companies with government representatives, investors, regulators, financial institutions and suppliers of cylinders and cylinder accessories, the conference will offer a business platform to discuss challenges facing the LP Gas industry.

World Bio Markets Brasil
Date: 24th—26th September 2014
Venue: Sao Paulo, Brasil
Tel: +44 (0)20 3355 4224

World Bio Markets Brasil provides practical advice to take your company through the next 12 months and beyond. This unmissable event covers the ethanol, bio-diesel, renewable diesel and bio-based chemicals markets in just three days, AND includes a look at the new products options in the bio-industry.

Indian Renewable Energy Summit
Date: 9th-10th October 2014
Venue: Mahatma Mandir Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India.
Tel: +91-9723236289

The conference and exhibition will bring together investors, policy makers, developers, energy companies, financial institutions, NGO,s manufacturers and suppliers. The conference will be an essential event for all those who want to hear the latest information on this fast moving sector, make contacts at the senior level and position themselves to take advantage of changing markets. A 3 day conference with International and Indian speakers. The exhibition will offer manufacturers the opportunity to develop new business opportunities and to put their product and services in front of the India’s key decision makers, influencers and project promoters. In excess of 250 International and Indian companies to exhibit in the sphere of Solar, Wind, Tidal, Bio thermal, Energy companies in the manufacturing, EPC, Power project development, Large scale project financiers, small scale project financiers and National and state level policy makers.

Managing Power Sector Reform and Regulation
Date: 13th–17th October 2014
Venue: University of Cape Town, South Africa
Contact: Prof. Anton Eberhard
Phone: +27 21 406 1361
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This five day course is aimed at managers and professionals in government, regulatory authorities, utilities, civil society and the private sector working in the electricity or water sectors. The course is offered by the Management Programme in Infrastructure Reform and Regulation (MIR) at the UCT Graduate School of Business. MIR is a leading centre of excellence and expertise in Africa and emerging economies. The course is run in association with the African Forum of Utility Regulators and the Regional Electricity Regulators Association of Southern Africa.  

Nigeria Alternative Energy Expo 2014
Date: 22nd–24th October 2014
Venue: Shehu Musa Yar ‘ Adua Centre Abuja, Nigeria
Contact: Mary Egbo
Phone: +44 203 239 6611
Website: The Nigeria Alternative Energy Expo 2014 is Nigeria’s leading alternative energy event. NAEE 2014 takes place at the Shehu Musa Yar ‘ Adua Centre Abuja, from October 22 – 24 2014. The event will feature an impressive line-up of local and international speakers, delegates and exhibitors, who will gather to debate a new energy future for Africa’s most populous nation. This year’s conference will focus on the theme: “Evolution to Renewable energy is the only solution”.

West African Power Industry Convention 2014
Date: 18th-19th November 2014
Venue: Eko Hotel, Lagos, Nigeria.
Phone: +27 21 700 3500

The 2 day conference will update you on the power sector reforms plus presentations and panel discussions addressing electricity power generation, transmission and distribution issues. Discover new opportunities in the sectors and get insight on planned cross-border co-operations.

Global Energy Events


Electrical Generators & Excitation Systems,PartialDischarge, Diagnostic Testing & Protective Systems
Date: 1-2nd September 2014
Venue: Kualar Lampur, Malaysia
Tel: +65 6741 9927

This seminar will provide a comprehensive understanding of the various types of generators, exciters, automatic voltage regulators (AVR’s), and protective systems. This seminar will focus on maximizing the efficiency, reliability, and longevity of this equipment by providing an understanding of the characteristics, selection criteria, common problems and repair techniques, preventive and predictive maintenance. The emphasis in this seminar is on inspection methods, diagnostic testing, troubleshooting, modern maintenance techniques, refurbishment, rewind and upgrade options, and advanced methods for preventing partial discharge and other failures.


Biofuels International Conference 2014
Date: 24th-25th September 2014
Venue: Ghent, Belgium
Tel: +44 (0)20 3551 5751

Focusing on the latest developments in biofuels policy, international biofuels trading, sustainability, solutions for first generation producers, progress in advanced biofuels and information on feedstock pricing and trends. This 2 day conference will both educate and stimulate.

Argus California Carbon and LCFS Summit
Date: 30th September - 2nd October, 2014
Venue: Napa valley, Califonia, USA
Tel: +1 713 429 6310
The Summit will bring together environmental regulators, power and transportation fuel market participants. This fall the California Air Resources Board will be in the process of amending LCFS program regulations. Transportation fuel sellers will fall under the cap next year and will soon need to begin accounting for the cost of carbon in the fuels sold at the rack. Understand what impact LCFS will have on the fuel markets and what the future will be for California's RPS and its 2030 carbon target in the California legislature.


Energy from Waste
Date: 13-14 October, 2014
Venue: London, Uk
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7827 6156
Website: /

SMi's 7th annual conference on Energy from Waste will provide attendees with a complete view of the field. Focusing on an update on the regulatory framework, financing models, CHP and district heating projects, feedstock in the supply chain and case studies from UK, Central Europe and Africa, this informative event will bring together key leaders in the field to provide attendees with an in-depth look into current status of Energy from Waste.

Argus Biofuels and Feedstocks conference
20th-22nd October 2014
Venue: The Gibson Hall, London, UK
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7780 4341
The conference, now in its ninth year, is an essential event for all those involved in the biofuels and feedstocks markets. This year, the event will gather together the market’s leading figures for 3 days, including producers, traders, refineries, logistics and storage companies and services firms.


European Utility Week 2014
Date: 4th-5th November 2014
Venue: Amsterdam RAI
Tel: +31 346 290 780

European Utility Week unites three previous landmark events: Metering, Billing/CRM Europe, Transmission & Distribution/Smart Grids Europe and Smart Homes under one single banner..

Renewable UK 2014
Date: 11th-13th November 2014
Venue: Manchester, UK
Tel: +46 764 980

Our conference and exhibition offers an energetic programme, unrivalled networking opportunities, Gala Dinner, Careers and so much more. Benefit from three days of conference sessions, extensive exhibition and side events addressing policy and technical developments in the industry. More details will be available soon.

GeoPower Global Congress
Date: 2nd—4th December 2014
Venue: Istanbul, Turkey
Tel: +44 (0)20 7099 0600

Now entering its 6th year, the GeoPower Global Congress has grown from its initial European-only focus to provide an unrivalled opportunity to share experiences and best-practices to optimise the delivery of geothermal power and heat projects across the globe.

Renewable Energy World Conference & Expo North America 2014
Date: 9th-11th December 2014
Venue: Orange County Convention Centre, Orlando,Fl, USA
Tel: +1-888-299-8016
We're breaking out of the vertical energy mindset and dividing up the renewable energy marketplace by size, application and region. Our large-scale renewables track will cover baseload and multi-megawatt-scale renewable energy projects, policies and applications. Our distributed generation track will look at smaller commercial and behind-the-meter renewable energy applications, technologies and policies and our utility integration track will cover permitting and interconnection and other grid impacts of renewable energy. Our renewables and the global market track will examine how renewables are making an impact on emerging markets, for example how they are solving energy issues for the billions of people worldwide without access to power. Finally, our innovative energy partnerships track will look at how renewable energy and other traditional fuels can work together such as pairing geothermal energy with oil and gas exploration; algae projects with power plants; pumped hydro or natural gas with wind farms and solar with coal plants.

World Future Energy Summit (WFES) 2015
Date: 19th-22nd January 2015
Venue: Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, United Arab Emirates
Tel: +65 6741 9927

The World Future Energy Summit (WFES) 2014 will offer a number of renewable energy-related events, including a conference, exhibition, "Project and Finance Village," and "Young Future Energy Leaders program". Hosted by Masdar, Abu Dhabi's renewable energy company, the event will be attended by international policy makers, industry experts, investors and media, who will discuss practical and sustainable solutions to future energy challenges.

World Biomass Power Markets
Date: 17th—18th February 2015
Venue: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Tel: +44 (0)20 7099 0600

The industry forum for the biomass power, co-firing and solid waste-to-energy sectors.The 2015 event promises to be even bigger and better with over 500 key power industry professionals, 120 leading speakers, a 50 stand exhibition hall and over 30 hours of streamed content.