Whitepaper: Energy Storage

The role of energy storage in sub-Saharan Africa


The African renewable energy market has been a driving force in meeting Sustainable Development Goals by providing millions of people access to electricity for the first time through wind and solar projects from Senegal to South Africa.  

This whitepaper address how energy storage technologies could support renewable technologies to drive renewable energy’s role in meeting such SDGs.

Insight on thermal and battery storage will feature at Africa New Energy Update 2018.

Join us at Africa New Energy 2018!

Africa New Energy 2018 hosts stakeholders across all renewable energy technologies under one roof providing a meeting point to discuss and share project development strategies and opportunities. Expand your portfolio, optimise project operation and learn about prospects in new and existing markets.

Topics driving the renewable energy industry across sub-Saharan Africa covered at Africa New Energy 2018:

  • Regulation and Policy Insight:

Receive critical insight from decision makers and developers on regulation and policy to better understand government frameworks and work towards overcoming uncertainty

  • Future-proofing Technology, Infrastructure and Supply Chains:

Optimise renewable energy technology operation and supply chains, and discover strategies for the integration of infrastructure across energy, mining and water industries

  • The Evolution of Grid, Micro-Grid and Off-Grid Generation:

Learn about future grid expansion, transmission improvements and cash in on the decentralisation movement: explore emerging off grid solutions and captive power projects to grow industrial, commercial and residential portfolios

  • New Project Development Opportunities in Sub-Saharan Africa:

Hear government, developers, leading banks and financial institutions discuss the hottest investment opportunities and funding availability for renewable projects in sub-Saharan Africa’s hottest geographical markets

  • Energy Storage - What's the big deal?:

Understand and analyse energy storage project technologies, strategies and opportunities to increase profitability and efficiency

  • Mechanisms of Local Content Requirement and Economic Development:

Review local content requirement and ownership questions and answer how we can empower communities running a new energy system?

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