Lusaka Zambia: 28th Oct – 4th Dec 2015. AESG lead the team that did the Formulation of Action: “support to Zambia Energy Sector: Increased Access to Electricity and Renewable Energy Production

AESG lead in:  Defining the measures and instruments which need to be implemented to facilitate investments in the renewable/sustainable energy sector (electricity generation, cogeneration, mini-grid, solar home systems, clean cooking systems, biogas, etc…). Defining the legal and institutional arrangements needed to expedite the planning and development of renewable energies, rural electrification and energy efficiency;Defining the Capacity […]

Milan, Italy: 15th May 2016 Till 19th May 2016. AESG directed, coordinated and led the team that contributed in plenary sessions on different matters pertaining to energy sector development

EU Energy Initiative Partnership Dialogue Facility (EU EI-PDF)  Mr David Otieno david.otieno@euei-pdf.org Custodian of the Energy Security: Connectivity and Regional Integration session in the second Africa Europe (AEEP) Energy Partnership.The task involved support in content development and High Level linkage and moderation of sessions.Contribution in plenary sessions on different matters pertaining to energy sector development […]

Maseru, Lesotho: 1st June 2016 till Dec 2017. AESG directed, coordinated and led the team that did the required policy and institutional frameworks to support climate change in the Kingdom of Lesotho.

Ms Mabafokeng Mahahabisa  Mahahabisa@gmail.com Support to Climate Change Response Strategy for the Kingdom of Lesotho.The task involves the following;·       A National Climate Change Policy and Strategy·       A National Sustainable Energy Strategy (including an Action Agenda)Required policy and institutional frameworks to support implementation of policies and strategies 

Addis, Ethiopia Kigali, Rwanda: June 2016 – Dec 2016. Energy Policy and Regulation Expertise

European Union Atkins/HCL Mr Alexandros Grivas alexandros.grivas@hcl-consultants.com ·       Performing an in-depth review of on-going and/or under preparation projects on harmonization with specific emphasis on RIPs and EU actions;·       Proposing a detailed work plan improving the coordination role of AUC and avoiding overlapping;·       Benchmarking the regional and national legislation with best international practices including where appropriate […]

Cairo, Egypt: 25th Aug – 2nd Sept 2016. Energy Policy and Regulation Expertise

African Union Commission, European Union Commission, Atkins/HCL  Mr Alexandros Grivas alexandros.grivas@hcl-consultants.com Presentation and validation of the Strategy and Action Plan on the “Continental Electricity Regulatory Framework”. The participants included the following stakeholders. Africa Union Commission UN Economic Commission for Africa NEPAD Regional Economic Communities EU Energy Initiative-Partnership Dialogue Facility COMESA African Forum for Utility Regulators […]

Addis Ababa, (July 2016) Harare Brussels (November 2017): Team Leadership Rural electrification Expertise

African Union Commission, European Union Commission,  Atkins/HCL  Mr Alexandros Grivas alexandros.grivas@hcl-consultants.com Developing Institutional and Policy Models for Micro/Mini- Grids: More specifically the task involves developing the Guidelines at Continental level for determining the role of the governments in the development of micro / mini-grids. Core task is undertaking the analysis of different situations and coming […]