EnergyNet’s sponsors are our partners and at the heart of all that we do


EnergyNet’s sponsors are at the heart of all that we do. Below you will find some of our highest profile sponsors to date. Their presence has been consistent, constructive, and invaluable in promoting the development of Africa’s power sector and we would like to thank them for their on-going support.

Partnering with EnergyNet offers your business a relevant platform to engage investors, governments and senior stakeholders in the power project value chain, to develop credible relationships with proven decision makers and to manoeuvre your organisation in to a position which will save you time and money. We have operated successfully in Africa’s power sector for over 19yrs and have built a reputation among decision makers that can directly support your business aspirations. Most recently we were recognised by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth ii and British Prime Minister David Cameron or services to international trade.

Clearly brand visibility is important and plays a key role in building the awareness of your business, but what really resonates with our audience is the importance of the discussions that are had, and deals that are made, as result of the relationships formed. We facilitate innovation and collaboration and invite your business to join us in creating and developing vital power projects.

Whether you want to align yourself with Governments supporting the ‘EnergyNet Student Engagement Initiative’, be seen as a market leader hosting exclusive functions or influence the agenda through thought leadership, we can offer a strategic and commercial opportunities designed to deliver real value to your business. And if your business carries specific needs, we’re able to construct tailored packages to meet those ambitions within the markets you operate.

AGCS has expanded into sub-Saharan Africa via a new centre of competence for African business under ‘AGCS of Africa’ company. Our main focus will be to expand our business not only in South Africa, but throughout the rest of the continent. We’ll concentrate on energy and infrastructure projects, as well as investing in talent and resources. AGCS offer our clients global business insurance through a comprehensive service range including property, financial lines, engineering, marine cargo and general aviation insurance and claims service, as well as alternative risk transfer from our Johannesburg office. We also provide access to all complementary products and services of the Allianz Group – via its network in over 150 countries - as well as specialist risk consulting support.

AGCS in Africa is part of Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty, the Allianz centre of expertise for global business insurance and large corporate and specialty risks. Our AGCS SA team is a continuation of AGCS’s strategy of developing local teams in core client markets to focus on major corporate and specialist risks.

With over thirty years of experience in wind power, Alstom provides global energy solutions: from wind turbine design and supply to wind farm development, construction, and operation and maintenance services.  The company offers onshore and offshore wind turbines ranging from 1.67MW to 6MW, providing solutions for all types of geographical locations and weather conditions. As part of its R&D activities, Alstom has developed the Haliade™ 150-6MW, the first new generation offshore wind turbine.

All Alstom wind turbines feature the ALSTOM PURE TORQUE® concept, a unique rotor support design that protects the drive train from deflection loads to ensure higher reliability.

To date Alstom has installed or is installing more than 2,500 wind turbines in 150 wind farms with a total capacity of nearly 3,800 MW.


Altaaqa Global, a subsidiary of Zahid Group, has been selected by Caterpillar Inc. to deliver multi-megawatt turnkey temporary power solutions worldwide.

We own, mobilize, install, and operate efficient temporary independent power plants (IPP’s) at customer sites.

We are positioned to rapidly deploy and provide temporary power plant solutions, delivering electricity whenever and wherever it may be needed.

Altaaqa Global is able to provide large-scale turnkey temporary power solutions anytime, anywhere at extremely short notice. We have state-of-the-art equipment and focused expertise to quickly deliver power projects of 20MW or more.

AltEnergyMag is technical resource full of News, Articles and Interviews covering the trends and breakthroughs in the Alternative Energy industry, with an emphasis on the state of the art and on the horizon technologies that have strong prospects of commercialization.

Aluko & Oyebode is one of the largest integrated law firms in Nigeria providing a comprehensive range of specialist legal services to a highly diversified clientele, with offices in Lagos, Abuja and Port-Harcourt. The firm’s core areas of expertise include: power, energy and natural resources and project/infrastructure finance.  
The firm has a unique understanding of the power sector in Nigeria, having advised on a significant number of land-mark transactions, including the development, financing and implementation of the first IPP project in Nigeria. The firm is consistently selected to act on the largest deals in terms of value and complexity in the energy and natural resources sector.
Over the years, the firm has established significant high level regulatory contacts in the power sector which it leverages upon to provide legal and practical guidance in what can often be a difficult regulatory environment.
The firm won the highly prestigious Law Firm of the Year Award at the ESQ Nigerian Legal Awards Ceremony in September 2014; is consistently ranked in the topmost band/tier by Chambers Global, IFLR1000 and Legal 500 and is the only Nigerian law firm to have received top-ranking across-the-board in Chambers Global 2015.
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AmCham is made up of over 100 U.S. and Tanzanian businesses, NGOs, and individual members who seek to promote trade and economic activity between the United States and Tanzania. If you are with…

    a company or an employee of a US company doing business in Tanzania
    a company or an employee of a Tanzanian company doing business with the US
    an alumnus of an American University

…we invite you to become a member of our dynamic and growing network. Visit for more information

American Capital Energy & Infrastructure (“ACEI”) invests in global energy infrastructure businesses, including power generation facilities, gas and power distribution and transmission networks, energy transportation assets, and fuel production opportunities with a particular focus on high growth economies such as sub-Saharan Africa and Asia.
ACEI is led by a highly experienced and global team with significant operational, commercial, and investment experience in the global energy industry with a unique history of success building and managing one of the world's largest energy infrastructure companies. ACEI has offices in Washington DC, Johannesburg, Dubai, and Singapore.
ACEI looks to actively partner with experienced managers and developers in growing platforms/ businesses consisting of operating and development assets and  seeks to invest between US $50 and $200 million in any given business but has the capability and resources to consider investments even larger.  For more information, please visit  

The Chamber believes that Mozambique has the potential to be one of Africa's most prosperous countries. The Chamber's goal is to put the private sector at the forefront of Mozambique's development. Trade and investment create jobs and provide many other benefits to the citizens of both Mozambique and the United States, as well as other participating organizations.


ACORE, a 501(c)(3) non-profit membership organization, is dedicated to building a secure and prosperous America with clean, renewable energy.

ACORE seeks to advance renewable energy through finance, policy, technology, and market development and is concentrating its member focus in 2013 on National Defense & Security, Power Generation & Infrastructure, and Transportation.

Additional information is available at

Amwal Al Ghad media outlet is a leading resource for the latest industry developments in Egypt and the Middle East. Amwal Al Ghad, for six years now, has been focusing on the Egyptian and the regional economy, informing its readers with in depth analysis of the Egyptian market, with a large-scope yet detailed coverage of the various sectors shaping the Egyptian Economy depending on independent thinkers, industry builders, and leaders driving economies across the region. As one of the top industry influencers, Amwal Al Ghad is registered on the top of media invitation list in key international events. Moreover, our Amwal Al Ghad Arabic monthly magazine is one of the key arms of the media outlet. The magazine participated in many economic conferences and conventions such as Cityscape, Cairo ICT, conferences of the Union of Arab Banks in many Arab and European countries and MENA ICT in Jordan etc.(

ANDRITZ HYDRO is a global supplier of electro-mechanical systems and services ("Water to Wire") for hydropower plants. The company is a leader in the world market for hydraulic power generation. Long lasting experience of fulfilment of customer demand makes ANDRITZ HYDRO the know-how specialist.

Ansaldo Energia Group is a global player in the power generation market and one of the world largest supplier, installer and service provider for power generation plants and components. It is a full-cycle, integrated operator, with the capabilities to build turnkey power plants on green field sites using its own technology and its own independent design, production, construction, commissioning and service resources. 
Founded in Genoa in 1853, Ansaldo is structured around its core business activities of plants, components (gas turbines, steam turbines and generators), service work and nuclear activities (through subsidiary company Ansaldo Nucleare). Ansaldo Energia is also active in Distributed Generation with Ansaldo Turbec micro gas turbines.
The breadth of its references, the quality, flexibility and efficiency of its products and 
most importantly, the commitment, experience and professionalism of its people have
made Ansaldo Energia a world-leading company with an enviable international reputation.
Ansaldo Energia Group currently employs about 3,700 people and has an installed
capacity of about 190,000 in more than 90 countries.

A global leader in fast-track turnkey power solutions, APR Energy’s mission is to solve its customers’ interim and dedicated power needs, anywhere in the world. We leverage state-of-the art mobile technology and industry-leading expertise to provide utility and industrial customers with cost-effective turnkey plants that are mobile, customisable, and scalable. By supplying customers with reliable power when and where they need it, we keep businesses and communities running. With a global network of regional hubs, proven fast-track deployment and installation processes, readily available access to inventory, and proprietary modular plant designs, we can have a plant deployed and running within days or weeks—often within 30 days or less.

Àrgentil is licensed by the Securities and Exchange Commission of Nigeria to act as Financial Adviser and Portfolio Manager, with a significant number of years of experience in Advisory, Principal Investing and Private Equity investments in energy and infrastructure spanning across various markets in Africa, Europe and North America. 
Àrgentil has served as Financial Adviser and/or Lead Arranger on projects valued in excess of US$5bn including:
Divestment of IOC assets in Nigeria to an indigenous oil and gas company - US$1.8bn;
Acquisition financing of two hydropower plants in Nigeria - US$170m;
US$20m farm-out of two oil blocks in Chad;
Cross border reverse takeover of an E & P company and subsequent US$106m listing on the Toronto Exchange. 
Àrgentil’s existing fund management and principal investment activities include:
Managing US$3m mezzanine SME fund which has returned c.45% since inception in Q3 2012.
Incubating a hybrid power solutions provider for Sub-Saharan Africa in partnership with Canadian JV Partner.
Co-sponsoring the development of a 160MW integrated natural gas-powered generation and transmission project in Sierra Leone.
The Brazil Ethanol Cluster – APLA in association with Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency – APEX, through the project Brazil Sugarcane Bioenergy Solution, has companies and institutions that can offer complete solutions made by Brazilian technology to the worldwide sugarcane industry, our associates companies can offer engineering, industrial equipment, industrial machinery, agriculture equipment and helpful services. All solutions to improve the sugarcane process products.  

Arup Energy is a global firm of designers, engineers and business consultants we provide a diverse range of professional services to clients around the world and work across the whole energy supply chain, from supply demand and generation to demand consumption, including the connecting infrastructure. We have a reputation for delivering innovative solutions which address the global challenges of climate change and natural resource depletion. Our strength lies in taking a whole-systems approach to resource management for the benefit of industry, the environment, and society.

For over 30 years Arup has been active in the feasibility assessment, development, design, construction, commissioning, sale and acquisition of power generation and related infrastructure projects throughout the world. Over the last 15 years, Arup has developed a proven track record as leaders in the development of Renewable Energy Technology (RET) projects, including: hydro, solar, wind and bio-energy. Through the extensive capability of our integrated, multidisciplinary teams, the firm has provided engineering design, business and power consulting services on more than 100GW of power plant projects in over 20 countries.

Ashurst is a leading international law firm, providing incisive advice to some of the regions’ leading resources, energy and infrastructure developers, as well as financial institutions and funds. Ashurst’s core areas of focus in Africa include oil and gas; resources and mining; infrastructure/PPP and power and renewables projects. Most notably, Ashurst’s recent work has resulted in the firm advising on phases II and III of the Noor CSP IPP in Ouarzazate, Morocco, recently awarded the Asian-Mena Counsel's 2015 Deal of the Year, and the IFC and the Government of Uganda on the Kampala-Jinja Expressway PPP, the country's first road PPP project.