This is an international event dedicated to advancing renewable energy for rural electrification and agricultural development in Eastern Africa region in general and Rwanda in particular. The conference, exhibition, and matchmaking events bring hundreds of policy-makers, investors, experts, and technology manufacturers to Rwanda to source cutting-edge technologies, innovative financing solutions and strategic partnerships for sustainable growth.

This event is co-organised by the European Renewable Energies Federation (EREF), the federation of national renewable energy associations from EU Member States, representing all renewable energy sectors. 

The Conference Programme at a Glance: 

Day 1: National strategies and private sector innovations beyond the grid

  • National priorities and the associated business opportunities for the private sector. 
  • Innovations driving change in Rwanda's SHS and mini-grids sector.
  • Emerging opportunities and business models for renewable energy applications for commercial & industrial users, agri-businesses and SMEs.

Day 2: Opportunities for national and international project financing for small hydro power projects

A business-to-business networking session between developers, technology providers and financiers.


Registration starts 10 September 2017.
An email with the registration link will follow soon!

Date events
19 October 2017 to 20 October 2017
Kigali, Rwanda


Ling Ng

Director of Communications & Marketing

+32 2 400 10 00