COP26

What will it take for Africa to reach net-zero emissions?

The African Union Commission (AUC) through the African Energy Commission (AFREC) hosted a high-level online side event at the COP26, held under the theme: “Opportunities and Challenges for African Energy Transition: What will it take for Africa to reach net-zero emissions’’? The meeting called for...

4 November 2021 14:03
ndc MOROCCO

LAUNCH OF NATIONAL DETERMINANT CONTRIBUTIONS (NDCs) SUPPORT CENTRE IN MOROCCO

The African Energy Commission (AFREC) in collaboration with the Flemish Institute for Technological Research (VITO) hosted virtual kick-off meetings to launch the activities of the NDC Support Centre in Morocco and improve reporting of Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC). The NDC Support...

29 October 2021 10:00
pb1a

Launching of a Policy Brief: Natural Gas in the African Energy Landscape

18 October, 2021, Algiers:- The African Energy Commission (AFREC) hosted a high-Level meeting to launch a Policy Brief paper on “Natural Gas in the African Energy Landscape” and presented its findings, the importance of Natural Gas within the African energy mix and recommendations for further...

18 October 2021 13:00
Bionergy

Understanding the bioenergy situation in Africa

24 June 2021, Algiers, Algeria: The African Energy Commission (AFREC) concluded its workshop deliberations on bioenergy monitoring and reporting in Africa calling for accurate, effective and reliable data required for sound bioenergy policy and decisions making in Africa. Organised by the African...

24 June 2021 14:00
Africa Power

Executive Directors Statement on Clean Energy Transitions in Sahel Countries

Mr. Dave Turk, Deputy Executive Director, IEA Representatives from all Our Member states in the Sahel region and the Continent, Participants, All protocol Observed, Good Morning, First of all, I would like to thank the IEA for organising this important workshop as part of its effort to advance clean...

2 February 2021 11:00
Coal production in Mozambique

AFREC supports Mozambique to develop a NEIS

The Ministry of Mineral Resources and Energy (MIREME) in Mozambique has embarked upon developing a National Energy Information System (NEIS). The Project which is supported by the European Union (EU) aim to support Mozambique to develop an energy resource centre, to ensure there is an increase in...

2 February 2021 10:00
AFREC, AU & EU partnership

Energy Transition dialogue

A training of Trainers for African Energy Experts

8 September 2020 15:00
Regional training worskhop

Regional Training Workshop for Southern African Countries on Energy Statistics and Efficiency

Third Regional Training Workshop for Southern African Countries on Energy Statistics and Energy Efficiency Indicators for residential Sector - Johannesburg-South Africa

29 July 2020 15:30
SADC energy efficiency

Electricity Saving Assessment in the SADC Region

The African Energy Commission (AFREC) hosted a two day workshop with member states of the Southern African Development region (SADC), to present the results emanating from the Regional Electricity Savings Assessment which was conducted in partnership with United Environmental programme (UNEP)...

29 June 2020 15:30
AFREC-OPEC dialogue

Inauguration of the Africa-OPEC Energy Dialogues

Held under the theme ‘Africa and the Global energy transition: Challenges and Opportunities’, the African Energy Commission (AFREC) in collaboration with the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Africa Petroleum Producers Organisations (APPO), Africa Refiners & Distributors...

2 June 2020 12:00
Regional Energy Statistician

Training of the Trainers Energy Statistician for Africa

Training of the Trainers on Energy Statistics for African Energy Experts A training of Trainers for African Energy Experts is on-going in Cairo. The training which has been organised to train energy statistics from all African Union Member states is targeting to qualify (20) energy experts who will...

18 December 2019 15:12