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ALER – Lusophone Renewable Energy Association and AMER – Mozambican Renewable Energy Association, in partnership with EDM – Electricidade de Moçambique and with the support of GET.Invest Mozambique – funded by the European Union and Germany, and integrated in the European program GET.Invest are organizing the hybrid event “Storage and Integration of Renewables in the Network in Mozambique” which will take place on May 25th at the Hotel Indy in Maputo, with online transmission.
The goal of the event is not only to present the current state and future developments of renewable energy and electricity grid projects in Mozambique, but also to discuss the tools needed to integrate their production into the national electricity grid, including the storage solutions.
The event will be attended by representatives of MIREME – Ministry of Mineral Resources and Energy, ARENE – Energy Regulatory Authority and EDM, as well as the main developers of renewable and storage projects in Mozambique and other relevant stakeholders in the energy sector at national and international level.
During the session the existing technical and regulatory framework will be analyzed, sharing the international experience of network managers and presenting the storage options, seeking to highlight the most appropriate to Mozambique and its needs. Representatives of contest programs for storage renewable energy projects will also share their insights.
Approximately 150 participants (in-person and online) are expected from private companies, including promoters of renewable projects and suppliers of storage solutions, national authorities and policy makers in Mozambique, as well as investors, financiers and cooperation partners.
The event will be hybrid and will have available simultaneous translation Portuguese <->English. Registration is free but mandatory and can be done in LINK
ALER is an NGO (Non-governmental Organization for Development) whose mission is to promote renewable energy in Portuguese-speaking countries, namely Angola, Mozambique, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau and São Tomé and Príncipe. The Association acts as a facilitator of business opportunities by supporting the private sector and attracting investment and financing, as an interlocutor with national and international authorities to create a favorable regulatory framework and as a coordinator of the various stakeholders, creating a cooperation platform and constituting the common voice of renewable energies in Speech. For more information contact [email protected]
Associação Moçambicana de Energias Renováveis is a private, non-profit entity with legal and administrative personality, financial and patrimonial autonomy, constituted by indefinite time. Founded in 2017, AMER has as its mission the promotion of renewable energy in Mozambique and aims to play a crucial role in coordinating the representation and defense of the common interests of all members and serve as an essential tool for the participation and awareness of the use of natural resources from renewable energy for the sustainable development of Mozambique. For more information, please contact [email protected]
Electricidade of Moçambique E.P. (EDM) – Considered to be the Government’s business arm in the energy sector, EDM is the public company responsible for the electricity sector in Mozambique, being under its management the Generation, Transmission, Distribution and Commercialization of electricity. Its field of action, national and international presence, knowledge of the sector and the central role it has played since 1977, year of creation, providesIt has such positioning and technical knowledge that enables it to properly lead all processes in the Mozambican and regional electric arena. www.edm.co.mz
GET.Invest is a European programme mobilising investments in decentralised renewable energy projects, supported by the European Union, Germany, Sweden, the Netherlands and Austria. Since 2019, the program has been operating a country window in Mozambique funded by the European Union and Germany, implemented by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ). GET.Invest Mozambique is part of PROMOTES ENERGY – a comprehensive strategy between the EU and the Government of Mozambique to provide rural households and businesses with access to affordable, sustainable energy. Get more information from [email protected]