Empower New Energy was among the developers and investors present, at the occasion of the 13th German-African Energy Forum that took place in Hamburg March 27-28.
From left to right: Lawrence Kanjeza, Hon. Jean-Clause Houssou, Minister of Energy in Benin, and Ørjan Alexander Pedersen.
The theme of the conference was “Realising & Financing Africa’s Energy Revolution”, focusing on the financing of energy projects on the African continent as well as digitalisation in the energy sector and renewables such as hydropower and hybrid systems.
The conference was also attended by a number of African Ministers and Deputy Ministers. Empower's COO, Ørjan Alexander Pedersen, had the pleasure of meeting with Hon. Jean-Claude Houssou, Minister of Energy in Benin. The theme of the meeting was investment opportunities in renewable energy in Benin.