Skip to main content


Unlocking Solar Capital: Africa

1 - 2 November 2016 - Nairobi, Kenya

Developing bankable solar solutions in Africa

Join us in Nairobi this November!

Use our special promo code to get and get a discount on the conference ticket.

Members PROMO CODE (10%): SPE-10

With a support from a Strategic Partner RECP, SolarPower Europe is Content Partner of Solarplaza 2-day conference and exhibition Unlocking Solar Capital Africa (1-2 November 2016, Nairobi).

The event aims at unlocking capital for new solar project development in Africa. This event will connect solar project developers and financers active in the three leading solar electrification segments (on-grid solar, micro-grids, off-grid lighting and household electrification). 


Why attend

  • Meet 300+ senior executives from all over Africa and the world: development banks, investment funds, solar developers, IPPs, EPCs & more.
  • Enjoy over 15 hours of pure networking time: 2/3 of participants at Solarplazas conferences are C-level execs and senior directors. Solar Power Europe will be co-organizing with Solarplaza a dedicated match-making event for on-grid solar professionals, as part of the conference.
  • Get a complete overview of opportunities and challenges in financing solar from 60+ high-level speakers from firms such as the World Bank, Climate Fund Managers, the Dutch development bank, the Africa-EU Renewable Energy Cooperation Program and many more.
  • Join a conference taking place in one of the key African hotspots, Nairobi, with one of the largest continental stock exchange markets and a myriad of local and international businesses headquartered in the city. Finally an event about Africa happening in Africa. 
  • Trust Solarplaza 10+ year experience in delivering high-level networking and content events. This is the companys 10th event on African soil, and the 80th worldwide. 


Key topics:

  • Regional outlook and country-specific round tables; 
  • Making solar bankable, financing solar projects, raising debt and equity;
  • Business cases and best practices;
  • Minimizing risks and maximizing returns;

Register online at

More information:

Strategic Partner

 For more information contact:

    Tina Stojanovic

    T: 0032 2 704 46 71